Te Pa o Wana
Awana Bay, Aotea, Great Barrier Island, Auckland
List Entry Information
List Entry Status
List Entry Type
Wahi Tapu Area
Private/No Public Access
26th June 2008
Extent of List Entry
Area comprises of land parcels Lot 1 DP 76703 (CT NA32D/1418) North Auckland Land District, Lot 2 DP 317132 (CT 67233) North Auckland Land District, Lot 6 & 8 DP 22180 (CT NA 31B/874) North Auckland Land District and covers parts of the seabed, streambed and foreshore and approximately 46 ha in area. The wahi tapu area runs parallel to the coast and is divided by the Awana Stream. On the western side of the stream, the river bank and sand dunes contain midden, an urupa and koiwi from past battles and other activities.. The wahi tapu area runs parallel to the coast and is divided by the Awana Stream. On the western side of the Awana stream beyond the river bank, lay sand dunes containing midden, an urupa and koiwi from past battles and other activities. The open ocean Te Moananui a Kiwa forms the eastern boundary of the wahi tapu area.
Auckland Council (Auckland City Council)
Lot 1 DP 76703 (CT NA32D/1418), Lot 2 DP 317132 (CT 67233), Lots 6 & 8 DP 22180 (CT NA31B/874), North Auckland Land District
Region: Te Moana Nui o Toi, Hauraki Gulf
Historical and associated iwi/hapu/whanau
Ngati Wai Ngati Apa
Public NZAA Number
Iwi: Ngati Rehua, Ngati Wai ki Aotea, Marutuahu Confederation
A fully referenced registration report is available from the Maori Heritage Team of 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.