Kōrero: Te hākari

Te wharenui o Kapumanawawhiti

Te wharenui o Kapumanawawhiti

Ko te wharenui tēnei o te hapū o Ngāti Kapu, a Kapu-manawa-whiti ki Ōtaki. Ko Kapū te tupuna o te hapū, i tinihangatia e ia te rangatira rā a Tūhourangi ko te wai te kai makau. Nā tōna tinihanga i a Tūhourangi ka whakataukī ai ko ‘Ngā uri o Kapu-manawa-whiti’.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Basil Keane, 'Te hākari - Te Kai Māori o Mua', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/40546/kapumanawawhiti-meeting-house (accessed 12 November 2019)

Story by Basil Keane, published 5 Sep 2013