Video: Waka taua parade for Charles, Camilla

Charles and Camilla watch the parade of waka taua (Maori Television)
Charles and Camilla watch the parade of waka taua (Maori Television)

Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, witnessed a parade of waka taua on the Waikato River this afternoon.

The parade took place after the royal couple's visit to Turangawaewae Marae in Ngaruawahia, just out of Hamilton, where they met with Kingi Tuheitia.

Charles and Camilla arrived in the country on Wednesday and are due to leave on Tuesday.

Watch the video for the full parade of waka taua.