Story: Te Whakatōhea

Maraetōtara

Maraetōtara

Maraetōtara is a significant site in the history of Te Whakatōhea. It was the scene of the last battle between Te Whakatōhea, Ngāti Awa and Tūhoe.

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Ranginui Walker, 'Te Whakatōhea - Ancestors', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/385/maraetotara (accessed 14 August 2020)

Story by Ranginui Walker, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017