Theresa Paparoa

Of the Motuti Community Trust.

Biographical sources

  • Correspondence from Theresa Paparoa, 16 Feb. 1998.


  • Karanga Hokianga. Ed. Pa Henare Tate. Comp. and researched by Teresa Paparoa. Kohukohu, Hokianga, N.Z.: Motuti Community Trust, 1986.
  • In his "He Kupu Whakamarama" [Introduction], Tate writes that this publication ‘contains volumes of history of the local area. This history was recited by thirteen chiefs at a gathering at Te Karaka in 1903, when the task at hand was to address the question of land claims of the Motuti, Panguru and Waihou area.’ The publication includes the addresses in Māori by the chiefs with brief summaries in English in the margins.