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Kapiti Island - sanctuary of the Sprirt

Today Kapiti Island north of Wellington is a sanctuary for some of New Zealand’s precious rare birds. 180 years ago it provided sanctuary of a different sort. 329 more words

Ewen McQueen

New Zealand History and The Treaty Of Waitangi

A class giving us a brief (and i mean brief) touching of New Zealand History and The Treaty Of Waitangi.  Was quite interesting to see that alot was going on in the world around 1848 (lots of revolutions).   1,977 more words


The Treaty of Waitangi, another history lesson or an interesting eye opener?

We had a brief class with Craig about the Treaty of Waitangi and historical events that happened at the same time in other countries. This was a pretty cool lesson because I am a fan of history. 3,195 more words

Road trip seals a friendship

Road trips are best with scenic stops, and Cliff and Ruth knew just where to take us.  We had only met a few days earlier, but they already knew exactly where we’d love to go.  260 more words


Treaty Of Waitangi

Firstly I must explain how I feel about New Zealand history. The fact is NZ is very young. Europeans have only been here for about 200 years! 672 more words

Xenophobia is ugly and embarrassing

The concern over home ownership in New Zealand is valid, especially since statistics indicate that home ownership in New Zealand has fallen below 50% – the lowest since records began. 880 more words

NZ Party Politics

Moving and Migration

Many animals and people move around.

Check out the history of immigration on Te Ara:

Everyone has their reasons for moving to a new place. What are some reasons you can think of?

Living And Learning