State Highway 47 (26 Kms Southwest Of Turangi), Tongariro
List Entry Information
List Entry Status
List Entry Type
Wahi Tapu Area
Able to Visit
23rd March 2006
Extent of List Entry
Te Porere Wahi Tapu Area is located in the Te Porere Pa Reserve. The reserve was the location of a battle ground and contains rua koiwi. Te Kooti and his followers built and occupied Te Porere Pa in 1869. The site also contains archaeological material including 2 redoubts.
Horizons (Manawatu-Wanganui) Region
Pt Okahukura 6A2, Blk VIII Tongariro SD; Pt Okahukura 8M2C1, Blk VIII Tongariro SD; Pt Okahukura 6B, Blk VIII Tongariro SD, Sec 1 Blk VIII Tongariro SD; (NZ Gazette 23 April 1959, No.23 p.51; NZ Gazette 13 October 1966 Vol III p.1581; NZ Gazette October 1966 No 59, p.1578; NZ Gazette 1977 p.2700), Wellington Land District
Public NZAA Number
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.