14 Jul 2023

Paying tribute to Te Atiawa leader Ihakara Puketapu

From Matariki Morning, 11:51 am on 14 July 2023

Matariki is the time for us to acknowledge those who we have lost in the past year.

Dr Pouroto Ngaropo of Ngati Awa acknowledges the passing of influential and inspirational Te Atiawa leader Ihakara Puketapu, who's tangi was held this week at Waiwhetu Marae in Lower Hutt.


Ihakara Puketapu

Ihakara Puketapu Photo: Unicef