Auckland has a
large number of population which is over one million. Auckland
is the city of New Zealand that has most of the population of
the country. In Auckland you will find different cultures as
European, Asian, Maori but there is also a part of the
population which is Polynesian. Most of the population descend
from European. Polynesian people are the ancestors of the Maori.
Polynesian people are originally from south-east Asia. There is
no exact date since when the Polynesian settled in New Zealand.
It seems that their settlement has been between 950-1130 AD. The
Great Fleet was estimated to have arrived in around 1350. The
canoes of the Great Fleet were Tainui, Kurahaupo, Aotea,
Horouata, Tokomaru, Mataatua and Arawa. It is said that the
Polynesian settled along the coast of New Zealand. When they
settled in New Zealand, the country was home of the popular Moa,
a flightless bird.