Story: Ngāti Whātua

Joe Hawke

Joe Hawke (pictured here on the left) led the occupation of Bastion Point. In this 1977 interview he explains why the issue was so important to Ngāti Whātua.

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Reference: 25 June 1978

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Rāwiri Taonui, 'Ngāti Whātua - Ngāti Whātua and the Treaty of Waitangi', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/speech/1212/joe-hawke (accessed 21 November 2019)

Story by Rāwiri Taonui, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 22 Mar 2017