Mine Bay Maori Rock Carvings

The impressive Mine Bay Maori Rock Carvings are over 14-metres high and only accessible by water. The carvings may look like the remains of an ancient Maori village but were in fact sculpted by hand in the late 70s by master carver Matahi Whakataka-Brightwell.

This extraordinary artwork is made up of several individual carvings that each has its own story and meaning. Find out what each piece represents. View the Maori Rock Carvings yourself by taking a relaxing scenic cruise across the lake or get up close and personal on a kayaking tour.

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