Story: Hawke’s Bay places

Te Kooti’s lookout

Te Kooti’s lookout

Māori resistance leader Te Kooti sheltered in the upper Mōhaka area between 1871 and 1872. He spent time on the Tataraakina peak at the junction of the Te Hoe and Mōhaka rivers (pictured above), which is also known as ‘Te Kooti’s Lookout’.

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Hawke’s Bay places - North of Napier', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 7 December 2016)

Full story by Kerryn Pollock, published 13 Aug 2009, updated 30 Nov 2015