List of Māori waka


List of Māori waka

Below is a list of Māori waka (canoes). Many carried Polynesian migrants and explorers from Hawaiki to New Zealand; others brought supplies or made return journeys to Hawaiki; "Te Rīrino" was actually lost at sea. The information in this list represents a compilation of different traditions from around New Zealand.

List of canoes

References

*cite web | author = Taonui, Rāwiri | title = Canoe traditions | publisher = Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand | url = http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/NewZealanders/MaoriNewZealanders/CanoeTraditions/en | date = 2006-12-21 | accessdate = 2007-04-05

ee also

*Waka (canoe)
*Māori migration canoes
*List of Māori iwi


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