Story: Leisure in traditional Māori society – ngā mahi a te rēhia

Art of Māori recreation poster

This historical poster, published by the Post Office Savings Bank, was one in a series that featured Māori culture and illustrated some of the recreational activities in traditional times.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-D-MAORI-POSB-1970/1980s

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Ross Calman, 'Leisure in traditional Māori society – ngā mahi a te rēhia - Te whare tapere', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/zoomify/40196/art-of-maori-recreation-poster (accessed 14 November 2019)

Story by Ross Calman, published 5 Sep 2013