Tukaeaea

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When Ngatiwai journeyed forth this bird would be seen sitting in a certain place and only then people would know that Ngatiwai was around.

Whangaruru harbour has historically been a place of shelter for many waka and manuhiri.

Wallace Hetaraka, master carver and kaumatua created the Tukaeaea design which was adopted by the school in 2009.

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