Braised Mutton bird in seafood stock with watercress and fluffy dumplings - my parents loved mutton birds but I must say wasn't a fan myself but mention "rotten corn" well thats entirely a different story lol -yummy! (with cream and sugar)
1890s - 1900s Kotahitanga - Maori Parliament Delegations from many tribal areas meet at Papawai Marae near Greytown to discuss important issues at the Kotahitanga. After talks with Premier Richard Seddon and King Mahuta in 1897, the Maori Parliament supports a petition to Queen Victoria that all remaining Maori land should be protected.
The Moeraki Boulders, Koekohe Beach, New Zealand’s The huge, gray, spherical boulders formed in sediment on the sea floor 60 million years ago were revealed by shoreline erosion - can weigh several tons & measure 10 feet across.