Te Rangi Aoao NunuiTaranaki Knowledge Gateway
Nau mai, haere mai, welcome to Te Rangi Aoao Nunui, Puke Ariki’s new platform to tell historical and cultural stories from the Taranaki district.
Search our online database of stories and articles about the people and heritage of Taranaki.
Te Rangi Aoao refers to Ranginui the sky father and the connection or a gateway to a boundless expanse of knowledge. It’s about reaching towards a greater understanding by accessing a higher realm of knowledge.
Discover our stories
Reflecting the Puke Ariki Heritage Collection, these stories capture the essence of Taranaki.Read more
Puke Ariki Heritage Collection
Dig around in our heritage collection using our online Heritage Collection search.
Just feed in some search terms and it will link you up with our photographs, artworks, archives and interesting objects.
Spotlight on the Collection
The Mystery of the Sealed Section
Frederic Carrington's letter book is very good at keeping secrets.Read more