Story: Te Tau Ihu tribes

Golden Bay

Golden Bay

Some of the tribes who came to the Nelson region from the North Island first settled in the Golden Bay area, which was known as Te Taitapu.

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Hilary Mitchell and John Mitchell, 'Te Tau Ihu tribes - The migration from Hawaiki and beyond', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 May 2022)

Story by Hilary Mitchell and John Mitchell, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 22 Mar 2017