Story: Bay of Plenty places

Meeting house restoration, Minginui

Meeting house restoration, Minginui

At Minginui the local community has rallied in the 2000s to upgrade housing and restore the meeting house, Hine-nui-te-pō, at Waikotikoti marae. Here a member of the Kohiti whānau (family) paints the carvings on the building.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty places - Whirinaki area', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 June 2022)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Jul 2015