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Te Reinga - 18 Oct


Ko Whakapunake te maunga
Ko nga awa- Ko Hangaroa, Ko Ruakituri, Ko Kaitarahae
Ko Te Reinga te Marae
Ko Hinekorako te taniwha
Ko Ngati Hinehika me Ngati Kohatu nga hapu

Toru tekau ma rima kiromita I ro whenua o Wairoa ko te kainga nei a Te Reinga.
Rongonui ai tenei waahi mo ana wai tahekeheke, nga maunga me nga momo tomo puta noa i Te Reinga. E mau nei te kaitiakitanga o ana uri o Ngati Hinehika me Ngati Kohatu. I raro I te tihi o ta ratou maunga tipua a Whakapunake ko te marae a Te Reinga.

Te Reinga is located 35kms inland of Wairoa and 25kms south east of Waikaremoana.
It is known for its scenic landscapes and picturesque backdrops, a gateway into the past that still holds treasures safeguarded by the descendants of Ngati Hinehika and Ngati Kohatu.  Nestled below their ancestral mountain of Whakapunake is Te Reinga Marae, the hapu of Te Reinga are Ngati Hine Hika and Ngati Kohatu.


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