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Series Classification: PG (Parental Guidance)
Produced for RNZ by Aotearoa Media Collective and Great Southern Television | Made with the support of NZ On Air

This multi-media documentary project explores the extraordinary events which led to the invasion and examines their impacts on contemporary Aotearoa. 

NZ Wars: Stories of Tauranga Moana is centered on two key encounters: the Battle of Pukehinahina Gate Pā and the Battle of Te Ranga.

Using dramatic reenactments, interviews, historical archives, haka, and digital animation, we bring to life the first-hand narratives of tangata whenua and tangata tiriti which have been passed down through the generations. 

NZ Wars: Stories of Tauranga Moana is an important project of national significance, made by an award-winning production team.

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