Flagstaff Pou Kara Walk

Download our App to your smartphone and learn the fascinating story of the Flagstaff on Maiki Hill, Russell. Find out not just why it was cut down, but more importantly why it was re-erected and by who.

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In this our Flagstaff Pou Kara walk, listen to the fascinating story about this landmark flagstaff that overlooks the Bay in Russell. Find out why it was cut down, but more importantly, why it was put back up again and by who. See photos of the original flagstaff throughout its history and in doing so learn more about our shared Māori and Pākehā histories. Download the walk from the App store whenever you want, before you leave home if you like to gain an understanding of our places. Then when you are ready, walk in your own time at your own pace, listening to local voices telling national stories.

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Physical address

Flagstaff Pou Kara Walk, Matauwhi Road, Russell, Russell, Northland, 0202, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Download the App and walk any time
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Language support

  Written Spoken
French NO YES
German NO YES

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