Kōrero: Ngāpuhi

Te kapi o te waka o Ngātokimatawhaorua

Te kapi o te waka o Ngātokimatawhaorua

Mā tōna waka a Matawhaorua hoki atu ai a Kupe mai i Hokianga ki Hawaiki. Nō muri mai ka tapitapia te waka ā, ka whakaingoatia anō ko Ngātokimatawhaorua. Ko Nukutawhiti te kaihautū i tōna haerenga mai ki Aotearoa. Hei whakanui i te huringa rau tau o Te Tiriti o Waitangi ka hangaia he kapi o taua waka. Nei rā ia e whakarewahia ana.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/2-C-014058-F
Photograph by B. Snowden

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:

Rāwiri Taonui, 'Ngāpuhi - Ngā waka', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/4134/te-kapi-o-te-waka-o-ngatokimatawhaorua (accessed 19 October 2021)

He kōrero nā Rāwiri Taonui, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 3 Mar 2017