History of New Zealand

Events

Migration Polynesia (900)

900

Maori tribes established (1100)

Approx. 1100

Discovery by Abel Tasman (1642)

1642

Exploration and Mapping by James Cook (1750)

Approx. 1750

Fights and Traffic whalers (1769)

1769

The Treaty of Waitangi (1840)

1840

Gold Discovery (1860)

1860

Consolidation of Parliament (1893)

1893

Independence (1907)

1907