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  1. Video for Rongowhakaata remember ancestors killed at Ōweta
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    Rongowhakaata remember ancestors killed at Ōweta

    150 years since the killing of five Rongowhakaata chiefs by Te Kooti and his followers at Ōweta Pā in Manutuke, Te Tairāwhiti, descendants have gathered to unveil a memorial stone to honour their ancestors.

  2. Video for Unearthing Horouta waka
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    Unearthing Horouta waka

    Ngāi Tāmanuhiri have launched a new book telling the story of Horouta waka and how it came to be in the Te Wherowhero lagoon.  Ngāi Tāmanuhiri elder Temple Isaacs tells Te Kāea about how he came across the traditional waka as a child.

  3. Video for "Treasured heirlooms must be protected" - Kiribati President
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    "Treasured heirlooms must be protected"- Kiribati President

    The President of Kiribati Taneti Mamau says that in Kiribati, cultural heirlooms are considered as their natural wealth. He paid a special visit the Pacific Collection Access Project at the Auckland War Memorial Museum.

  4. Video for Cook commemorations - an encounter with our past
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    Cook commemorations- an encounter with our past

    For Māori in the Tūranganui-a-Kiwa area, the national commemorations marking the arrival of Captain Cook is an opportunity to tell their own history.

  5. Video for Thousands of 1918 flu pandemic victims listed online
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    Thousands of 1918 flu pandemic victims listed online

    This year marks a century since the 1918 flu pandemic killed an estimated 9,000 New Zealanders, including around 2,000 Māori.

  6. Video for Captain Cook statue to be relocated
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    Captain Cook statue to be relocated

    Local iwi in Gisborne are welcoming a decision by the Gisborne District Council to remove a statue of Captain Cook from the top of their ancestral mountain Titirangi.

  7. Video for Police who died in 1918 influenza epidemic honoured
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    Police who died in 1918 influenza epidemic honoured

    Police officers who died in the 1918 influenza epidemic will be honoured for the first time at a Police Remembrance Day on Friday.

  8. Video for PM honours Mandela on centenary of his birth
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    PM honours Mandela on centenary of his birth

    Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has honoured the legacy of Nelson Mandela this morning in a speech at a Peace Summit in New York.

  9. Video for Influential wāhine added to prestigious NZ biography dictionary
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    Influential wāhine added to prestigious NZ biography dictionary

    Those added to the Dictionary of NZ Biography include Dame Te Ātairangikaahu, Tuaiwa Rickard, Erihapeti Rehu-Murchie and Whetu Tirikatene-Sullivan.

  10. Video for Te Kooti - Villian or Hero?
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    Te Kooti- Villian or Hero?

    Māori prophet Te Kooti Rikirangi te Turuki has been portrayed in New Zealand culture as a violent outlaw who fought against colonial forces. As part of the 'Ko Rongowhakata' exhibition at Te Papa museum, descendants and scholars challenged the myth.

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