Waitangi – where it all began in 1840 on the 6th of February- the signing of the Waitangi Treaty.
Representatives of the British empire were meeting with 43 Mauri Chief’s to sign this historical document on this Day.
532 signatures were collected on later dates around New Zealand.
You can visit the extraordinary Waitangi treaty grounds at Waitangi.org.nz
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Mauri Worriers pushing War Waka back ashore after Waitangi celebrations.