A Waka Odyssey
Waka Hourua - Replica of Ocean voyaging double-hulled canoes, used by my ancestors to explore and colonise the Pacific Rim.
INFO SHEET - Rediscovering traditional Māori navigation - The recent resurgence in traditional Māori navigation techniques captured the imagination of Te Taka Keegan, who voyaged from Hawaii to Rarotonga on a waka (a Māori canoe) for 30 days.
They are called waka hourua.
Ko Haunui me tona kuia a Hokule'a, me tona teina a Hikianalia. Ko Hokule'a te te waka hourua tuatahi i hangaia i Hawaii.
A modern replica of the sailing canoes (waka hourua) used by Maori to travel from Hawiki to New Zealand.
Waka Hourua - Meet the voyagers & watch the Star Presentation
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