Rewa’s Village is a replica Maori Fishing Village. The Rewa’s Village experience includes an historical outdoor exhibition of traditional village life, an indoor museum display and a native plant garden.
New Zealand was first discovered about 1000 years ago by the great Polynesian navigator Kupe who sailed here from his homeland Hawaiki. He named the islands Aotearoa, Land of the Long White Cloud. Kupe returned to Hawaiki and left instruction on how to get here.