Story: Māori radio – reo irirangi

Te Upoko o te Ika, 1987

Te Upoko o te Ika, 1987

Photographed on their first day of broadcasting at the pioneering Wellington Māori-language radio station Te Upoko o te Ika are Tama te Huki (left) and Piripi Walker.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1987/2071/8
Photograph by Merv Griffiths

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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How to cite this page:

Piripi Walker, 'Māori radio – reo irirangi - First iwi radio station', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 15 June 2024)

Story by Piripi Walker, published 22 Oct 2014