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Ōtoko marae

Ōtoko marae

Ōtoko marae is on the Parapara Road (State Highway 4), 40 kilometres north-east of Whanganui. The marae, a stronghold of the Ringatū faith, belongs to the Te Awaiti hapū (sub-tribe) of Te Āti Haunui-a-Pāpārangi. The meeting house is called Tauakira.

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Diana Beaglehole, 'Whanganui places - East of Whanganui', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 May 2022)

Story by Diana Beaglehole, updated 15 Jun 2015