Kōrero: Parliament

Māori affairs committee room: the current room (2 o 2)

The Māori affairs committee room of the 2000s, like its predecessor, is designed to resemble a whare rūnanga, with carvings, a red and white kōwhaiwhai frieze and woven tukutuku panels. Named Māui Tikitiki-a-Taranga, it was created to replace the previous, smaller room.

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John E. Martin, 'Parliament - The business of government', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/interactive/33693/maori-affairs-committee-room-the-current-room (accessed 18 August 2019)

Story by John E. Martin, published 20 Jun 2012, updated 1 Feb 2015