Kōrero: Ngāi Tahu

He tirohanga mai i te pā o Ngā Niho

He tirohanga mai i te pā o Ngā Niho

Ko te whakaaro, i hangaia te pā nei i te wā e whakaeke ana a Ngāti Toa i Te Wai Pounamu i raro i a Te Rauparaha. Tino kaha ōna tūwatawata me ōna maioro. I hangaia te pā nei mō ngā pakanga pū. Taea noatia te kite i ngā waka o te hoariri e haere mai ana.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Te Maire Tau, 'Ngāi Tahu - Ngā riri ki a Ngāti Toa', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/4265/he-tirohanga-mai-i-te-pa-o-nga-niho (accessed 27 June 2019)

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