Whetu: 'Koro … it seems that the Treaty was quickly forgotten about by the Government.' Koro: 'Ae, Whetū Marama, there is much to learn about how people stick to their agreements. Just 50 years after te Tiriti was signed — in 1890, — New Zealand had a celebration. It was like a birthday celebration, but the Treaty was not mentioned. People have short memories moko.'