Apihai Te Kawau Day launched in Ōrākei

By Online News - Rereātea
  • Auckland

Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei are hosting an Apihai Te Kawau Day today. This day signifies the day their Tupuna Apihai signed Te Tiriti o Waitangi. 

The launching of the occasion comprised the coming together of the people. Iwi leader, Taiaha Hawke says it's a significant day for the entire iwi, and they want this day to be celebrated in years to come.

Te Kāea will have more later today at 5:30pm.