Kōrero: Te hopu tuna

Te hōpua o Para

Te hōpua o Para

I tāia tēnei pikitia e James Crawford, ko te hōpua o Para ki Whātaitai i Te Whanganui-a-Tara i te tekau tau atu i 1840. Ka āta waiho he tuna ki tēnei hōpua, i te mea kāore ōna putanga ki te moana. Nō muri ka keria te wāhi nei mō ngā take ahuwhenua.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: A-229-003
Watercolour by James Coutts Crawford

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Basil Keane, 'Te hopu tuna - Te tahu, te pāwhara, te whakamātā tuna', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/artwork/13991/te-hopua-o-para (accessed 25 June 2019)

Story by Basil Keane, published 24 Sep 2007