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Urenui marae is located on SH3, 16 km north of Waitara. It affliliates to the iwi Ngāti Mutunga. The wharenui are named Mahi Tamariki and Te Aroha o Māui Pōmare, and the wharekai is Te Titohea. The marae connects ancestrally to the waka Tokomaru, Tahatuna and Ōkoki. Urenui was the birthplace of Te Rangi Hīroa (Sir Peter Buck).
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13063
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English