Kōrero: Manawatū and Horowhenua region

Te Whatanui

Te Whatanui

Te Whatanui was one the great leaders of Ngāti Raukawa ki te tonga (in the south). He is honoured in this carving in Te Tumu Herenga Waka, the meeting house on Victoria University of Wellington’s Te Herenga Waka marae.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Te Tumu Herenga Waka Marae, Victoria University of Wellington

All rights to images of this marae are held by Te Tumu Herenga Waka Marae, Victoria University of Wellington

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Manawatū and Horowhenua region - Māori and European newcomers, 1820–1870', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/9476/te-whatanui (accessed 29 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Apr 2015