Kōrero: Wellington region

Roasting karaka berries

Roasting karaka berries

Although Waikanae Māori adopted Pākehā customs, they also continued traditional activities. In this photograph, taken in 1908, a group of women are roasting karaka berries at Whakarongotai marae.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Hislop Album
Reference: PA1-o-229-48-4
Photograph by Harold Stevens Hislop

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:

Chris Maclean, 'Wellington region - Population', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/13345/roasting-karaka-berries (accessed 4 December 2020)

He kōrero nā Chris Maclean, updated 1 Aug 2015