Developing Our Whānau Ūrupā

Waitapu Ūrupā, New PlymouthOur Urupa (or cemetery) was named Waitapu Ūrupā in the ancient times and has served all of our preceding families from those times, to the present. The earliest settlers to this area from England were also buried here.

The Ūrupā sits right alongside our new Ngāmotu Marae site and is being develop into a wetlands, lagoon and historic place of remembrance. Watch this space for updates.