Rauru-me-Nuku-te-apiapi

11-13 Tryon Street, Whakarewarewa, Rotorua

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Wahi Tapu Area Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 7498 Date Entered 6th September 2001

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Extent of List Entry

The area of land is the former site of two fully carved tribal meeting houses (Rauru and Nuku-Te-Apiapi) which continues to be of significant cultural value to the Tuhourangi-Ngati Wahiao people.

City/District Council

Rotorua District

Region

Bay of Plenty Region

Legal description

Section9 Blk XLIX, Section 18 Blk LI and Section 20 Blk LI, Town of Rotorua

Location description

The area is located approximately 100 metres from the entrance to Whakarewarewa Village.

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Historical and associated iwi/hapu/whanau

Tuhourangi

Construction Dates

Other Information

This report is fully referenced and copies 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.