Te Whauwhau

167 Patuwai Drive, Otahu Point Reserve, Whangamata

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Wahi Tapu Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 7726 Date Entered 22nd November 2007


Extent of List Entry

The proposed Te Whauwhau wahi tapu comprises of approximately 330 metres long and 230 metres wide area of land, sand spit and seabed (approx 6.5ha in area), located at the south eastern corner of Whangamata Township, on the northern side of Otahu River mouth and estuary.

City/District Council

Thames-Coromandel District


Waikato Region

Legal description

Lot 1 DPS 9353 (CT 40776) South Auckland Land District


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Historical and associated iwi/hapu/whanau

Ngati Pu Ngati Maru (Hauraki)

Construction Dates

Other Information

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

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.