Maori Heroes

A DigitalNZ Story by Dylan Owen

A set featuring Māori heroes over the ages.

Portrait of Te Rauparaha

Alexander Turnbull Library

Āpirana Ngata at Waitangi, 1940

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

King Tawhiao Potatau Te Wherowhero

Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu

King Tāwhiao

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Poharama Te Whiti Grave

Kete New Plymouth

Apirana Ngata

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Cliff Curtis, 2006

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Maui Pomare

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

James Carroll

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Peter Henry Buck

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Rātana MPs

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Māui

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Māui

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Māui

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Maui

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Kupe

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Kupe’s dog

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

T. W. Rātana

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

"Kupe"

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Te Rauparaha

University of Otago

Te Rauparaha

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Keisha Castle-Hughes. 21 August 2009

Alexander Turnbull Library

Ihimaera, Witi

New Zealand Book Council

Witi Ihimaera

Christchurch City Libraries

Bill (Willie) Apiata VC

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Shane Cotton

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Jerry Mateparae, chief of defence force, 2006

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Once were warriors

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Duff, Alan

New Zealand Book Council

Taranga

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Muriranga-whenua

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Patricia Grace

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Farah Palmer

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Farah Palmer with women's rugby World Cup

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

George Nēpia

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

George Nepia

Alexander Turnbull Library

Benji Marshall with the 2008 World Cup

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Stacey Jones

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Howard Morrison "Trio"

Gisborne Photo News

Howard Morrison Quartet

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Inia Te Wiata singing

Alexander Turnbull Library

Johnny Cooper and the Range Riders, mid-1950s

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Oriwa Tahupotiki Haddon and Ana Hato

Alexander Turnbull Library

Billy T : the life and times of Billy T James

Auckland War Memorial Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira

Hōne Heke's protest

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Princess Te Kirihaehae Te Puea Herangi

Alexander Turnbull Library

Te Kirihaehae Te Puea Herangi and baby

Alexander Turnbull Library

Te Kooti

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Ralph Hotere

Alexander Turnbull Library

Portrait of Ralph Hotere

Alexander Turnbull Library

Hone Tuwhare

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Ranginui Walker

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Maori Battalion

Christchurch City Libraries

Maori Battalion, A Company

Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Black Grace

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Taylor, Apirana

New Zealand Book Council

'The legend of the voyage to New Zealand'

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Guide Rangi

Alexander Turnbull Library

Sir Paul Reeves

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

John Rowles

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Wynton Rufer, 1992

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Tamahau and Arete Mahupuku

Alexander Turnbull Library

Tawhiao, Maori King [picture].

National Library of Australia

Howard Morrison quartet

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Kiri Te Kanawa

Ministry for Culture and Heritage

Grace, Patricia

New Zealand Book Council