Turua

Hauraki Road, Turua

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Wahi Tapu Area Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 7334 Date Entered 5th September 1996

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Extent of List Entry

Registration included the land described as Tangikou 1 (CT 453387), Area B SO 56523 (CT 83622, NZ Gazette, 2003 p. 795), RIVER Bed SO 56523 (NZ Gazette 1987, p. 4235), RIVER Bed SO 56522 (NZ Gazette 1987, p. 4235), Area C SO 56522 (NZ Gazette 2003 p. 795), Turuakange 1 (CT 330634), Pt Lot 68 DP 7492 (NZ Gazette 1987, p. 4235), part of the land described as Pt Lot 68 DP 7492 (CT SA238/72), Pt Lot 2 DP 12612 (NZ Gazette 1987, p. 4235), part of the land described as Lot 2 DPS 81228 (SA65A/257), Pt Lot 1 DP 12612 (NZ Gazette 1987, p. 4235), part of the land described as Pt Lot 1 DP 12612 (CT SA43A/557), Pt Lot 1 DP 12612 (SA43A/557), South Auckland Land District, and the wahi tapu area known as Turua thereon.

City/District Council

Hauraki District

Region

Waikato Region

Legal description

Tangikou 1 (CT 453387), Area B SO 56523 (CT 83622, NZ Gazette, 2003 p. 795), RIVER Bed SO 56523 (NZ Gazette 1987, p. 4235), RIVER Bed SO 56522 (NZ Gazette 1987, p. 4235), Area C SO 56522 (NZ Gazette 2003 p. 795), Turuakange 1 (CT 330634), Pt Lot 68 DP 7492 (NZ Gazette 1987, p. 4235), Pt Lot 68 DP 7492 (CT SA238/72), Pt Lot 2 DP 12612 (NZ Gazette 1987, p. 4235), Lot 2 DPS 81228 (SA65A/257), Pt Lot 1 DP 12612 (NZ Gazette 1987, p. 4235), Pt Lot 1 DP 12612 (CT SA43A/557), Pt Lot 1 DP 12612 (SA43A/557), South Auckland Land District.

Location description

The area on the west side of the Waihou River is on the raised sand banks of the river and abuts the Hauraki Plains which were once large swamplands.

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Historical and associated iwi/hapu/whanau

Ngati Pu Ngati Maru (Hauraki)

Physical Description

Includes burial grounds, pa, midden, kainga and gardens.

Construction Dates

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.