Pou Whenua: Montana Heritage Trail

Pou Whenua: Montana Heritage Trail

This pou whenua stands at the beginning of the Montana Heritage Trail. Here is the explanation of the term from the website of the Auckland Regional Council:
Pou whenua are carved posts placed strategically on the land to acknowledge and represent the relationship between tangata whenua (the people of the land), their ancestors and their turangawaewae (place of standing).…