Mataruahou is the original name for Scinde Island, or the Napier Hill. On this hikoi, students will explore the local history of Te Matau a Maui (Hawke’s Bay) while taking a walk up to the Bluff Hill Lookout. Taking in the views, the guide book will assist with locating significant pā sites, landmarks and other geographical features, discovering the stories and events that took place in these areas.
Learning Areas and Strands: Social Sciences, Local History
Duration: 2 hours
Suitable for: Year 7-13
Availability: Term 1 and Term 4
Cost (per student): $2.50 primary, $4.50 secondary
This is a semi-guided tour, your students will:
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