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About this section: ‘Voyage and discovery in the Pacific’

These pages were originally part of and an acknowledgement of the Tuia – Encounters 250 programme by the Ministry of Culture and Heritage.

More information about Tuia – Encounters 250

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Further reading on other websites

Pacific migrations (Te Ara)

European discovery of New Zealand (Te Ara)

Sailing vessel

Caption

Tepuke (sailing canoe), 1997, Solomon Islands, by William Keizy. Purchased 1997 with New Zealand Lottery Grants Board funds. Te Papa (FE011153)