Battle of Gate Pa

Thursday May 2, 2013

Pukehinahina Trust have launched an event programme commemorating the 1864 Battle of Gate Pa.
Next year's 150th anniversary will recall events surrounding a battle in which Maori warriors inflicted a stunning defeat on much larger colonial British forces.

Holland Beckett partner Simon Collett is the Chairperson of the Pukehinahina Trust.

Read the History of the Battle of Gate Pa presented by Simon Collett.

Buddy Mikaere is the Project Director.

Read Buddy Mikaere's speech.

View Buddy Mikaere's Presentation slides.

Read the article in the Bay of Plenty Times.

Watch the TV clip on Maori Television. 


Photography by Bob Tulloch.

Holland Beckett partner, Simon Collett is the chairperson of the Pukehinahina Trust.

Gate Pa - Simon Collett

Gate Pa - Haka

Project Director Buddy Mikaere.

Gate Pa - Buddy Mikaere