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This category is to identify Maori historic sites in New Zealand including both working marae and historic marae sites, pa and other sites of significance to early Maori.
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Maori Historic SitesMatakauri Park — Queenstown, New Zealand

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On the back side of the Matakauri Park sign, Queenstown Lakes District Council has posted the Maori significance of the park's name

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: South Island, New Zealand

date approved: 10/6/2009

last visited: 10/22/2012

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Maori Historic SitesTuturau Reserve — Mataura

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This reserve commemorates the last battle between Maori tribes on the South Island

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: South Island, New Zealand

date approved: 9/17/2009

last visited: never

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Maori Historic SitesAparima River Deed of Recognition — Riverton / Aparima

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This sign explains the taonga of Aparima River is to the Ngai Tahu

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop

location: South Island, New Zealand

date approved: 9/9/2009

last visited: never

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Maori Historic Sites Te Porere Redoubt. Central Plateau. North Is. New Zealand.

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Te Porere contains the earthworks of a Maori fortification built by the prophet and warrior Te Kooti and is the site of the last major engagement of the New Zealand Wars in October 1869.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Punga and Paua

location: New Zealand

date approved: 11/23/2008

last visited: 11/23/2008

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Maori Historic SitesNga Whakairo Tupuna - Rotorua, New Zealand

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Ancestral Maori carvings to commemorate their gift of land in 1880.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulspaper

location: New Zealand

date approved: 6/21/2008

last visited: 9/23/2014

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Maori Historic SitesOruawhata - Rotorua, New Zealand

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A thermal area that was once a Maori burial site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulspaper

location: New Zealand

date approved: 6/21/2008

last visited: 1/29/2013

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Maori Historic SitesTawharakurupeti: The Site of a Great Battle - Rotorua, New Zealand

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This is the site of a great Maori battle approximately 200 years ago.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulspaper

location: New Zealand

date approved: 6/21/2008

last visited: 1/29/2013

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Maori Historic SitesOhinemutu - Rotorua, New Zealand

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The historic Maori village of Ohinemutu.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulspaper

location: New Zealand

date approved: 6/17/2008

last visited: 11/2/2014

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Maori Historic SitesWhakarewarewa - Rotorua, New Zealand

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This was the site of the Maori fortress of Te Puia, first occupied around 1325, and known as an impenetrable stronghold never taken in battle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulspaper

location: New Zealand

date approved: 6/17/2008

last visited: 11/3/2010

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Maori Historic SitesTe Wairoa; a Maori buried village; New Zealand

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Buried by volcanic activity in 1886 and partially excavated. Self guided tours take you inside some of the buildings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member CoinsAndPins

location: North Island, New Zealand

date approved: 1/26/2007

last visited: 3/26/2015

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