Purangi Heritage Project

Date: 20th October 2019, 11am  
Venue: Purangi Regional Reserve 

Re-dedication and opening ceremony for the Purangi Heritage Project at the Purangi Reserve.

Official unveiling of the TCDC’s relocated Transit of Mercury cairn, one of several historic sites at the Purangi estuary, associated with Capt Cook’s first ground-breaking encounter with Ngati Hei in 1769


He rae ki te rae, he ihu ki te ihu,
Te hau ka rere, te ha ka tau

A meeting of peoples, a mixing of cultures,
a blending of heritage, a sharing of future