Story: Kīngitanga – the Māori King movement

King Tūheitia, 2006

King Tūheitia, 2006

The seventh Māori king, Te Arikinui Tūheitia Paki, is seen on the carved throne at Tūrangawaewae in 2006, soon after his accession to the kingship.

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Rahui Papa and Paul Meredith, 'Kīngitanga – the Māori King movement - Te Atairangikaahu, 1966–2006, and Tūheitia, 2006–', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 27 October 2021)

Story by Rahui Papa and Paul Meredith, published 20 Jun 2012