Rights: The New Zealand Maori Arts and Crafts Institute Published 13 November 2014 Size: 140 KB

The Waka Tapu refers to the voyage undertaken by Te Aurere and Ngahiraka Mai Tawhiti – waka hourua that sailed from Aotearoa to Rapanui and back. Both waka were built by Hekenukumai Busby. Navigation was without instruments.