Kōrero: Te tāhere manu

Te hopu weka

Nā William Fox te whakaahua nei i tā i te tau 1846. I te whakaahua, ko Kehu te kaiārahi tērā e hopu weka ana. Kei tōna ringa matau e pupuri ana a ia ki te tari; kei tōna ringa mauī tētahi rākau poto iho kua rākaitia ki te huruhuru hei maimoa i te weka. Ka pakoire a Kehu i te weka, kia pōhēhē te manu rā he manu anō tērā. He nui ngā weka i hopukina hei whāngai i te tira a Kehu mā.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: B-113-008
Watercolour by William Fox

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Basil Keane, 'Te tāhere manu - Ngā tao, ngā tāwhiti, ngā kōpāpā, ngā ringa', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/node/8700 (accessed 17 June 2021)

He kōrero nā Basil Keane, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007