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While out on your summer roadie or exploring from your bach, why not learn something new about what makes us uniquely Kiwi! Tohu Whenua makes it easy to discover our nation’s best heritage experiences.

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The Hokitika Gorge has become one of the top must-see scenic attractions in Westland, but for such a popular and iconic tourist destination, little is known of its history.

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To celebrate NZ Archaeology Week this year we asked young people of Aotearoa to share their stories of a favourite historic place. We would like to congratulate winners Daniel Lovewell and Sarah-Kate Simons for their fantastic contributions. We have also shared entries from Liliana Mountford and Kaitlyn Lamb, which we are sure you will also enjoy.

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