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Kā Roimata

A pūrākau from Awarua

Kā Roimata is a dynamic, multi-media collection of books, music and animation, recounting Kāi Tahu histories of the early 19th century – particularly the Kaihuāka wars in the Canterbury Plains and Banks Peninsula area; the wars between Kāi Tahu and Ngāti Toa; and the pūrākau of the Bluff Oyster. Kā Roimata is published in Kāi Tahu dialect.

Published 2008. The resource is available to schools in Aotearoa on request.
Phone – 0800 660 662

Email – orders@thechair.minedu.govt.nz