Takapau Rock

Pariwhakaruru, Porangahau

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Wahi Tapu Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 7688 Date Entered 14th December 2006


Extent of List Entry

Registration includes Takapau Rock, located on the coast at Makaramu Farm in the area known as Pariwhakaruru, Porangahau. Takapau Rock is the entire rock at GPS coordinates E 2821677 N 6090672

City/District Council

Central Hawke's Bay District


Hawke's Bay Region

Legal description

Takapau is a rock off the foreshore managed by the Crown

Location description

Takapau Rock is located off the coast adjacent to Makaramu Farm, Pariwhakaruru, Porangahau.


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Historical and associated iwi/hapu/whanau

Ngati Kahungunu ki Wairoa

Construction Dates

Other Information

A fully referenced registration report is available from the Central region office of NZHPT.

Iwi: Ngati Kere, Ngati Hinetewai, Ngati Manuhiri

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.