Waitangi – a special place name in New Zealand’s history
The name Waitangi has been used for several locations in New Zealand – in Gisborne, Canterbury, Otago, on the West Coast and in the Chatham Islands. But it’s the Waitangi in the Bay of Islands, where the Treaty was signed in 1840, that has a special place in New Zealand’s history.
- Place names
- Published: 3 February 2017