Kōrero: Ngāi Tahu

Te pā o Matariki

Te pā o Matariki

I te taenga o Ngāi Tahu ki Te Wai Pounamu, ka tahuri rātou ki te whakahanumi i a Ngāti Māmoe. Ka waiho mā ngā whakamoe hei here i ngā iwi nei, tētahi ki tētahi. Ko te pā o Matariki ki te pūaha o Waiautoa, te kāinga o Tūteurutira o Ngāi Tahu rāua ko tana wahine a Hinerongo o Ngāti Māmoe. Kei tēnei wāhi ngā ketuketunga a ngā tohunga mātai whaipara tangata (archaeologists).

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Te Maire Tau, 'Ngāi Tahu - Te heke whakatetonga', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/1630/te-pa-o-matariki (accessed 18 July 2019)

Story by Te Maire Tau, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017