Walk in the Footsteps
Francis Hamar Arden, The Limit of the Sap at Te Arai (1861), collection of Puke Ariki
This half-day field-trip to Brixton and Huirangi near Waitara, provides a unique insight into the events around significant Taranaki War sites. An experienced local guide will tell the stories and provide the opportunity to reflect and discuss the different perspectives of events that occurred at Te Kōhia Pā, Pukerangiora Pā and the Peka Peka Block.
Achievement standards linked to this topic
Level 1: AS 91003, AS 91005, AS 91229
Level 2: AS 91230.
Level 3: AS 91434, AS 91435, AS 91436, AS 91437.
Level 1: AS 91015, AS 91017
Level 2: AS 91180, AS 91185, AS 91186.
This tour is weather dependent. Please meet at 9.30am on Tate Road on the outskirts of Waitara. If you are coming from New Plymouth on SH3, turn left onto Raleigh Street, then right onto Tate Road. Maps are included in the pre-visit information.
Students should bring:
- Various locations
- Terms 1 - 4 2022
- Year level
- Senior Students (Year 11 – 13)
- Half day
- Free for Taranaki schools, $5 per student for schools outside Taranaki