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A 2013 Memoir and Local History Competition entry.
2014
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A 2013 Memoir and Local History Competition entry.
2014
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A 2013 Memoir and Local History Competition entry.
2014
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A 2013 Memoir and Local History Competition 2013.
2014, 1961, 1971
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A 2013 Memoir and Local History Competition entry.
2014
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A 2013 Memoir and Local History Competition entry.
2014
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A 2013 Memoir and Local History Competition entry.
2014
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Tauranga the place. Tauranga the people
2012
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There was once a hill with no name among the many hills and ravines on the edge of the forests of Hautere.
2012
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Tuhua is the name for obsidian, a hard black rock sometimes called volcanic glass, which can be broken into sharp flakes and used as a knife. Tuhua is also the
2012
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There are two little islands, little bits of land sitting on the mudflats within the boundaries of the City of Tauranga. One is Motuopuhi, which the Pakeha call Rat Island,
2012
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In Māori tradition, the fearsome Maero (or Mohoao) are wild, violent men with long, bony fingers, hairy and unkempt with long dirty hair. They killed their prey (often people) with
2012
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The taniwha Te Pura lives on a bend in the Wairoa River. In Māori mythology, taniwha live in deep pools in rivers, dark caves, or in the sea, especially in
2012
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There is a tributary of the Wairoa River, called Ruangarara, which flows into the main stream from behind the Minden. As the name of this stream suggests, this story is
2012
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How the waterfall Te Rere i Oturu got it's name.
2012
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Long ago there was a village called Kahakaharoa in the Omanawa district. The village was on the cliff tops at the edge of a gorge with a river flowing far
2012
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The canoe Takitimu arrived off Tirikawa, North Rock, at the base of the mountain Mauao, which we now call Maunganui, at the entrance to Tauranga Moana. The commander Tamatea decided
2012
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 Archived version here. Papaki kau ana ngā tai o Mauao I whakanukunukuhia, i whakanekenekehia, I whiua reretia e Hotu, a Wahinerua Ki te wai, ki Taiwiwi, ki Taiwawa, Tihē mauriora,
2012
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This song also has another message. If you tangle with us, if you want to scrap with us, it will be like trying to force your way through the tangled
2012
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Raumati lived at Katikati, in the area now known as Bowentown. His mother was of Ngamarama, the tangata whenua, and his father was one of the people who stayed when
2012