Story: Te kawa o te marae

Rangiātea Church centennial, 1950

This haka pōwhiri was recorded at Raukawa marae in Ōtaki at a pōwhiri (welcome) for the centennial of Rangiātea Church. Manuhiri (guests) included King Korokī and Waikato kaumātua.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PAColl-5936-24

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Sound file from Radio New Zealand Sound Archives Ngā Taonga Kōrero. Any re-use of this audio is a breach of copyright. To request a copy of the recording, contact Sound Archives Ngā Taonga Kōrero (Rangiatea Maori church (Otaki,N.Z.) centenary celebrations 1950-03-18/Reference ID22954).

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How to cite this page:

Basil Keane, 'Te kawa o te marae - Kawa of the marae', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 May 2022)

Story by Basil Keane, published 5 Sep 2013