Kōrero: Waikato places

Hinuera cliffs

Hinuera cliffs

Ignimbrite cliffs near the road between Lake Karapiro and the settlements of Piarere and Hinuera mark the course of the Waikato River 20,000 years ago. The creamy-yellow rock is mined and sold as Hinuera stone, a building material.

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Photograph by Pam Gore

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Waikato places - Matamata', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/27346/hinuera-cliffs (accessed 1 October 2020)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, updated 11 Jun 2015