Kōrero: Waikato region

Maungatautari

Maungatautari

Maungatautari mountain, seen here from the east, is one of a number of old eroded volcanoes that encircle the middle Waikato basin. It has been an important place of habitation for centuries, and four Tainui tribes – Ngāti Raukawa, Ngāti Wairere, Ngāti Hauā and Ngāti Korokī – own land on the slopes.

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Photograph by Janine Faulknor

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Waikato region - Landscape and climate', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/27051/maungatautari (accessed 7 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, updated 9 Jul 2015