Three of Aotearoa's most important documents will soon be moved and made available to the general public. The Treaty of Waitangi along with The Declaration of Independence and the Women's Suffrage Petition are headed for their new home at the National Library, where they will live in a new exhibition space called, He Tohu.
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Ngāi Tahu have created a NZ Pounamu Authentication Scheme. It allows them to identify where greenstone was found, what type it is, and who the carver was. The Ngāi Tahu greenstone tick of approval has become a highly sort-after gem.
Peter Love has removed a precious taonga from Te Papa Tongarewa, and is preparing to sell it to another museum in Taranaki.
An ancient Māori meeting house thought to have been built in the late 1880s and used by Ngāti Kahungunu chief, Tiakitai, has been discovered.