Discover Rongowhakaata’s places and people
Explore the places important to Rongowhakaata identity and encounter leaders who sent ripples across our country’s history: master carver Raharuhi Rukupō, prophet, nationalist leader and prolific artist and composer Te Kooti, and war recruitment and social campaigner Hēni Materoa to name a few.
Explore Rongowhakaata creativity
Rongowhakaata carvers are celebrated for their contrast of light and shadow – discover some of their most valued taonga, spanning centuries. Explore numerous contemporary art works, and learn about distinctive Rongowhakaata weaving, literary experts, and performing artists.
Kia tū rangatira ai a Rongowhakaata
For Rongowhakaata to stand with dignity
Trail: Ko Rongowhakaata whānau trail
Ko Rongowhakaata whānau trail
Nau mai, haere mai! Print out this trail to explore the world of Rongowhakaata iwi with you tamariki (kids).
Rukupō Talks: ‘What’s up with the House?’
Rukupō Talks: ‘What’s up with the House?’Fri 28 Sep 2018, 2.00pm–4.00pm Te Hau ki Tūranga, Level 4