Lake Rotoaira

On the island which is surrounded by Rotoaira, Te Rauparaha (Ngati Toa) was said to have composed the ngeri 'Ka mate, ka mate' after hiding in a hole dug into the floor of the house of puhi there to evade his captors.

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Date: [ca 1913] From: Girdlestone, Hubert Earle, 1879-1918 : Albums relating to surveying, tramping and climbing Ref: PA1-q-913 Description: There are six general groups of photographs making up this album. The first relates to a surveying tramp through part of the the south eastern Rimutaka Range...
Date: 1903-1927 From: Wills, Mary Ann, 1859?-1942: [Collection of watercolours, oil paintings, and albums by Mary Wills, primarily of landscapes. 1885-1936] Ref: E-951-f-15 Description: Sketchbook cover containing loose pages with pencil sketches and watercolour paintings of New Zealand landscapes. Pencil sketches include legends indicating ...
Date: 1880s - 1960, 1974 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives By: Burton Brothers (Dunedin, N.Z.); Muir & Moodie (Firm); Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949; Barnicoat, John Wallis, 1814-1905 Ref: PAColl-0785-1-041 Description: Photographs of places and personalities, made for publication in the New Zealand Free Lance. Includes Maori portraits and groups on marae, including the Duke...
Date: November 1983-February 1984 From: Electricity Corporation of New Zealand: Photographs Ref: PA1-q-1235 Description: Colour proof sheets showing power stations, dams, and surrounding areas, as well as other images related to electric power production in New Zealand. Include...
Date: 1759-1850,1856 (1876) By: Cooke, John George, 1819?-1880 Ref: Micro-MS-0201 Description: Family and personal history in England until the settlement in New Plymouth, 1841, with references to Jane Austen and her family (pp 20, 21, 34, 35). General...
Date: September 1980 From: Electricity Corporation of New Zealand: Photographs Ref: PA1-q-1214 Description: Black and white proof sheets showing power stations, dams, and surrounding areas, as well as other electric power production related images. Images include t...
Date: 1844 From: [Angas, George French] 1822-1886 :[Sketchbook 1844] By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886 Ref: A-020-003 Description: Shows an elaborately carved tekoteko which forms the post of a palisade to a pa near Rotoaira Lake Original sketch for lithograph in Angas, G F "New Zealand...
Date: 21 April 1973 From: Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP-Energy-Hydroelectricity-Tongariro Power Scheme-03 Description: Silouetted against the cloud-capped peak of Mount Ngauruhoe, the dragline removes the final spoil from in front of the tunnel intake portal at Lake Rotoaira,...
Date: 1862 - 1880 From: Crawford, James Coutts, 1817-1889 :[Sketchbook of copies from originals by James Coutts Crawford and Samuel Deighton. 1860-1880] Ref: E-926-029/030 Description: Shows a panoramic view of flat land beside the lake which is at the right. In the centre foreground is a group of four huts, one of which has a cross on the ...
Date: 1906 From: Wills, Mary Ann, 1859?-1942: [Collection of watercolours, oil paintings, and albums by Mary Wills, primarily of landscapes. 1885-1936] Ref: E-950-f-017 Description: Shows Lake Rotoaira with Mount Tongariro in the background. Swans are shown on the Lake as well as a person sitting at the edge of it. Includes colour legend...
Angas, George French 1822-1886 :Motupoi Pah and Roto-aire Lake ; Tongariro in the distance / George French Angas [del] J W Giles - [London ; McLean, 1847]
Date: 1847 - 1844 By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886; Giles, John West, 1801-1870 Ref: B-080-028 Description: The Pa's series of palisades on the hill to the left, with storehouses visible at the highest level. Several Maori seated in the foreground, and three aroun...
Date: 1860 - 1890 By: Crawford, James Coutts, 1817-1889; Fergusson and Mitchell (Firm); Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: A-259-009 Description: A plain in the foreground, with several Maori dwellings amongst scattered cabbage trees. Rotoaira Lake in the middle distance and part of Tongariro Mount ris...
[Angas, George French] 1822-1886 :Motupoi Pah with Tongariro [1844]
Date: 1844 By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886; Fuller, Alfred Walter Francis, 1882-1961 Ref: A-196-022 Description: A series of palisades of the pa on the hill to the left, with storehouses visible behind the highest level of fencing. Four Maori seated or leaning on a carv...
Kinder, John 1819-1903 :Tongariro & Roto Aire 1862
Date: 1862 By: Kinder, John, 1819-1903 Ref: B-038-013 Description: View towards volcano looking across flat land with light scrub and low trees and Lake Rotoaira in the background Inscriptions: bottom right - Signed: J Kind...
Angas, George French, 1822-1886 :Volcano of Tongariro with Motupoi Pah. From Roto-Aire Lake. Plate 8 / George French Angas. J W Giles lithog. 1846.
Date: 1846 - 1847 From: Angas, George French 1822-1886 :The New Zealanders Illustrated. London, Thomas McLean, 1847. By: Angas, George French, 1822-1886; Giles, John West, 1801-1870 Ref: PUBL-0014-08 Description: Tongariro in the background, with Motupoi Pa on an island in the middle distance, Rotoaira Lake with a canoe with two rowers and five passengers with luggage...
Date: 1898 - 1901 By: Ryan, Thomas, 1864-1927 Ref: A-176-005 Description: Shows lake with the two mountains, Ngauruhoe (steaming) and Tongariro in background. There is the framework of a Maori storehouse in right foreground, and pa...
Date: 1958 From: Folprecht, Frantisek Josef :New Zealand scenery By: Folprecht, Frantisek Josef, 1914-1989 Ref: PA12-0030 Description: Quantity: 20 colour original transparency/ies (35mm).
Date: August 1972-March 1976 From: Electricity Corporation of New Zealand: Photographs Ref: PA1-q-1224 Description: Colour proof sheets showing power stations, dams, and surrounding areas, as well as other images related to electric power production in New Zealand. Images ...
Date: 1870 - 1889 By: Backhouse, John Philemon, 1845-1908; New Zealand. Department of External Affairs Ref: Curios-013-005-4 Description: Painting on a shell, showing a section of Lake Rotoaira where a boat with a triangular sail oating. There are several Maori figures on the shore in the foreg...
Date: 1849-1856 By: Skinner, Thomas (Rev), 1821-1866 Ref: MS-1950 Description: The part of the volume kept by Skinner describes Sunday school teaching and managing the industrial department of the Grey Institution, New Plymouth; also se...