Ngāti Hei kaumatua, Peter Johnston, talks about how for the tribe the islands of Te Ahuahu (Mercury Islands) were once known as Hawaiki. Thousands of people lived on the islands in pre-colonial days. He also talks about the more recent history of the islands and archaeological studies and of Ngāti Hei connections to Ngāti Huarere connections.
- CategoryTangata, Waka, Whenua
- LocationAotearoa New Zealand
- TagsHawaiki, Ngāti Hei, Te Ahuahu