Hawke’s Bay has a high Māori population – 24.2% compared with 14.9% for New Zealand as a whole. Festivals based on dates and events important to Māori, such as Waitangi Day and Matariki, are popular in the region.
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Inc.
by Ruth Wong
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Source: Statistics New Zealand