Friday, February 02, 2007

Rapanui easter end of Polynesian Triangle

End of an era for former navy Steam Driven Frigate
New Zealand Defence Force Te Ope Kaatua O Aotearoa Media Release
Press Release: New Zealand Defence Force
Wednesday, 31 January 2007, 11:29 am

"The mountain is one of the pillars of the Sacred House of Ngapuhi and a pivotal point of the Polynesian triangle that stretches from our motherland Hawaaki (Hawaii) to Rapanui (Easter Island). The decision of our elders to rest the ex-Canterbury in our tribal area was not taken lightly. We see it as a unique partnership made with our Hapu."

here for complete article.

No comments: