Kōrero: Ngāi Tahu

Kāparatehau (Lake Grassmere)

Kāparatehau (Lake Grassmere)

I ngā tau tōmua o te tekau tau 1830 ka whakaeke te taua a Ngāi Tahu ki runga o Ngāti Toa ki Kāparatehau (Lake Grassmere). Ahakoa i puta te ihu a Te Rauparaha, ka hinga tonu a Ngāti Toa.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Te Maire Tau, 'Ngāi Tahu - Te whakautu a Ngāi Tahu ki te tonga', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/4266/kaparatehau-lake-grassmere (accessed 20 September 2019)

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