Stop! Bastion Point land grab
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Stop! Bastion Point land grab the viewpoint of the N.Z. Socialist Unity Party by Gordon H. Andersen

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Published by New Zealand Socialist Publishing & Distribution Co. in Auckland .
Written in English



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  • Real estate development -- Environmental aspects -- New Zealand -- Case studies.

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Edition Notes

Caption title: Bastion Point land grab.

Other titlesBastion Point land grab.
Statementby G. H. Andersen.
ContributionsNew Zealand Socialist Unity Party.
LC ClassificationsHD1120.5.Z7 A53
The Physical Object
Pagination7 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4293105M
LC Control Number78320803

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Bastion Point land grab. Ngati Whatua tangata whenu Date: From: [Ephemera relating to Maori and disputed land at Bastion Point. ] By: Socialist Unity Party (N.Z.); Andersen, Gordon Harold, Ref: Eph-B-MAORI-Bastion-Point Description: Booklet written by G H Andersen, national president of the New Zealand. On 5 January , the OMAC organized an occupation of Bastion Point to stop the land from being forever lost. A meeting held on 15 January to settle the dispute between the government and the OMAC only led to a division between the elders and the young of the Ngāti Whātua. The elders were willing to accept a government proposal that did.   Ngati Whatua and Bastion Point The Occupation of Bastion Point 2. Bastion Point 3. Whatua of Orakei firmly resisted the sales between and , continuing all the while to ask the Government to stop buying or seizing the land. • As well as other complaints and actions, they took eight actions in the Māori Land Court, four in the. Bastionpoint Technology is Richmond’s complete IT service for any size business and non-profit organization! We not only offer the convenience of a full-service IT Department at a fraction of the cost, we also offer a host of managed services, and unlimited flat fee support.

So they can grab all public reserves under an elaborate land grab. What’s next? It is now up to the Tangata whenua to respond along with all others as they did during Bastion Point to stop this naked robbing of local council’s land reserves. We need Maori MP’s first to Author: Martyn Bradbury. There were a number of key significant causes of the Bastion Point Protest of These causes dated back to the mid 's and the occupation itself all stemmed from issues surrounding the loss of land Ngati Whatua as a result of rulings by the Native Land . Police and army personal removed people from Bastion Point, Auckland, ending an occupation that had begun in January Ngāti Whātua were protesting against the loss of land in the Ōrakei Block, which had once been declared ‘absolutely inalienable’. Bastion Point was occupied for days to stop the government subdividing Ngati Whatua land that had been taken from the iwi. The s Te Hikoi ki Waitangi - brought together the Maori political movements, the Kotahitanga and the Kingitanga for a peace walk to Waitangi to seek justice.

Bastion Point (Māori: Kohimarama or Takaparawhā) is a coastal piece of land in Orakei, Auckland, New Zealand, overlooking the Waitematā area is significant in New Zealand history as the site of protests by Māori against forced land alienation by pākehā (European settlers) in the late s. A commemoration of the events at Bastion Point twenty years ago; 34 contributors recount their experiences of the land occupation which led to confrontations with the police, and the eventual return of the land. A brief history of Bastion Point since and notes on the contributors are included. Illustrated with black and white photographs.   This week marks 40 years since the end of the occupation of Takaparawha by Ngāti Whātua o Ōrākei which saw a force of over govt forces evict . The first of our places to visit in Auckland is Bastion Point - Named Takaparawhau in n Point is a coastal piece of land in Orakei that overlooks Auckland's Waitemata Harbour and features a fishing pier that juts out into the harbour, a Maori Village and memorial for .