Te Porere

State Highway 47 (26 Kms Southwest Of Turangi), Tongariro

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Wahi Tapu Area Public Access Able to Visit
List Number 7653 Date Entered 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.

City/District Council

Ruapehu District


Horizons (Manawatu-Wanganui) Region

Legal description

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


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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.