Reference

Treaty of Waitangi

Sites

* All about the Treaty
1.2MB PDF. From New Zealand History Online.
* Background of Māori settlement and colonisation of New Zealand
329KB PDF. From Te Puni Kōkiri, the Ministry for Māori Development.
* Biculturalism
Article by Janine Hayward in Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand. Read the full story.
* Classroom ideas – Waitangi Day
Ideas for teachers and students of ways to celebrate Waitangi Day and learn about the Treaty. Ideas fit with the New Zealand curriculum.
* Europeans to 1840
Article by John Wilson in Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand.
* Interactive history of the Treaty
Produced by the Waitangi National Trust.
* Māori and the British
From Treaty 2U, The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.
* Māori Arrival and Settlement
Article by John Wilson in Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand.
* Māori: Pre-European Society
Article by Te Ahukaramū Charles Royal in Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand.
* Ngāi Tahu - Early History
Article by Te Maire Tau in Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand.
* Obtaining Land – the Treaty in practice.
From New Zealand History Online.
* Pre–1840 Contact
From New Zealand History Online.
* The Treaty of Waitangi
A DigitalNZ set of Treaty images.
* The Treaty of Waitangi - Te Tiriti o Waitangi
A DigitalNZ set of Treaty-related images and information.
* Treaty Events 1800 – 1849 Treaty Timeline
See also timelines for 1850 – 1899; 1900 – 1949; Since 1950. New Zealand History Online.
* Treaty FAQ
From New Zealand History Online.
* Treaty of Waitangi
Article by Claudia Orange in Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand.The short story version in Te Ara: the Encyclopedia of New Zealand. Read the full story.
* Treaty of Waitangi signing locations
Interactive map showing where the Treaty was signed. New Zealand History Online.
* Two Parties, two understandings
An outline of the different ways the Treaty was interpreted by Māori and the Crown. From Treaty 2U, The Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.
* Waitangi Treaty copy
Information on who signed the Waitangi copy of the Treaty of Waitangi. New Zealand History Online.
* Waitangi Treaty Grounds
Information about the historic site from the Waitangi National Trust.
* Waitangi Tribunal
The Waitangi Tribunal was established by the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975.
* What happened after the Treaty was signed?
A case study on Taranaki. Waitangi Tribunal.
* Te Wiki o te Reo Māori / Māori Language Week