Kōrero: Ngāi Tahu

He tirohanga ki Māwhera (Greymouth)

He tirohanga ki Māwhera (Greymouth)

I te rau tau 1800 ka hokona e Ngāi Tahu ōna whenua i Arahura me Te Tai Poutini ki te Karauna. Ko te kōrero ka rāhuitia he whenua mō rātou, ka tukuna te mana whakahaere i te pounamu. E 500 eka te nui o ngā whenua rāhui a Ngāi Tahu ki Māwhera. I muri i te huranga o te koura ki te takiwā i te tekau tau atu i 1860, ka rīhitia e Ngāi Tahu te whenua o Māwhera ki ētahi tāngata whai rawa. Kātahi ka kuhu mai te kāwanatanga, ka riro i a ia te mana whakahaere, ka whakatakotohia he utu iti rawa. Nā te whakaaetanga o te tau 1998 ka whakatikangia te hapa nei.

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Te Maire Tau, 'Ngāi Tahu - Te kerēme a Ngāi Tahu', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/4274/he-tirohanga-ki-mawhera-greymouth (accessed 31 March 2020)

He kōrero nā Te Maire Tau, i tāngia i te 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 Mar 2017