Te Pa o Porangahau

Cooks Tooth Road, Porangahau

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Wahi Tapu Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 7725 Date Entered 22nd November 2007


Extent of List Entry

The extent of the place to be registered is the entire hill (0.4046 ha) located on section Porangahau 2BI7, Māori Reservation (NZGZ 1983, p 3388) as indicated in appendix 2 (ii).

City/District Council

Central Hawke's Bay District


Hawke's Bay Region

Legal description

Porangahau 2B No.17 Blk XII (NZ Gazette 1983, p 3388), Hawkes Bay Land District

Location description

Te Pa o Porangahau is located on a large ridge hill (0.4046 ha) 147metres south west from Porangahau river and 587 metres north east of Cooks Tooth Road, towards the old mill. The pa site is east of the old mill.


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Construction Dates

Other Information

A fully referenced registration report is available from the Maori Heritage Team NZHPT National Office in Wellington.

Iwi: Ngati kere

Ngati Pihere


Porangahau 2B17 Maori Reservation Trust

Ahitana Piorangi Hawea, Alan Wakefield, Bevan Tipene, Denzil Hokianga, James Hutcheson, John Wakefield, Lily Haana Wilcox, Malami McGregor, Marina Stirling, Sciascia, Pirihiri Sciascia, Reihana Sciascia, Tipene Tutaki

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.