Story: Kīngitanga – the Māori King movement

Princess Piki to Kuini Te Atairangikaahu

This television clip looks at the childhood and education of Princess Piki, who was to become the first Māori queen, Te Atairangikaahu. It highlights the influence of her aunt Te Puea Hērangi in preparing her for this position.

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How to cite this page:

Rahui Papa and Paul Meredith, 'Kīngitanga – the Māori King movement - Te Atairangikaahu, 1966–2006, and Tūheitia, 2006–', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 October 2021)

Story by Rahui Papa and Paul Meredith, published 20 Jun 2012