Story: Ngāti Tūwharetoa

Maketū

Maketū

The Te Arawa canoe landed at Maketū on the Bay of Plenty coast. In 1940 this monument was put up to mark the landing place.

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Martin Wikaira, 'Ngāti Tūwharetoa - The journeys of Ngātoroirangi and Tia', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/4246/maketu (accessed 4 December 2021)

Story by Martin Wikaira, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017