Kohekohe urupa

Waikare, Northland

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Wahi Tapu Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 6717 Date Entered 2nd June 1994


City/District Council

Far North District


Northland Region

Legal description

Tautaranui Blk, Blk VI Russell SD - 439 Maori Reserve

Location description

The southern side of Waikare Inlet. On Kohekohe point, a small promontory just south of Motukura (Marriott Island). The area is recognised from the water by three karaka trees, evenly spaced apart with a large puriri at the end. The point has a flat top where some burials took place

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Historical and associated iwi/hapu/whanau

Ngati Wai Ngati Apa

Construction Dates

Public NZAA Number


Other Information

Copies of this report can be obtained from the Maori Heritage Team of the New Zealand Historic Places Trust.

Please note that entry on the New Zealand Heritage List/Rarangi Korero identifies only the heritage values of the property concerned, and should not be construed as advice on the state of the property, or as a comment of its soundness or safety, including in regard to earthquake risk, safety in the event of fire, or insanitary conditions.