Te Puke o Te Mauri Tapu o Te Kotahitaka

Old Christchurch Road, Arahura, West Coast

List Entry Information

List Entry Status Listed List Entry Type Wahi Tapu Public Access Private/No Public Access
List Number 7751 Date Entered 13th May 2008


Extent of List Entry

Te Puke o te Mauri Tapu o te Kotahitaka is a small hill (puke) approximately 20 metres in diameter, located 33 metres above sea level on the hillside terrace overlooking the north bank of the Arahura River approximately 500 metres east of State Highway 6 on the Old Christchurch Road. The extent of the place to be registered is confined to the puke only - there is no buffer zone. Registration includes part of the land parcel described as Lot 2 DP 394182 (CT 376787) Westland Land District.

City/District Council

Westland District


West Coast Region

Legal description

Lot 2 DP 394182 (CT 376787) Westland Land District.

Location description

Near Arahura River and road/bridge.


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Construction Dates

Other Information

iwi: Ngati Waewae

A copy of the original report is available from the Maori Heritage Team of the NZHPT at 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.