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Born in the shadow of a Zeppelin: Early recollections of Ynys Fraser by Alison Brown was an entry in the 2012 Memoir and Local History Competition.
2013
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2013 saw the opening of a new multi-million dollar police station on Monmouth Street in Tauranga. The site has traditionally been the centre of law and order in Tauranga since
2013
Place
On 8 April 1871 a meeting was held to establish the Tauranga Library and Mechanic's Institute. Since then the library has undergone many transformations.
2016
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This page on Maori genealogical resources was compiled by librarian Ani Sharland to assist researchers.
2013
Genealogy Record
Selwyn Hutchings was coordinator of the Osprey Reserve Care Group, receiving an Environment Bay of Plenty Environment Award for his work in December of 2008. The photographs in this article
2013
Genealogy Record
Since the death of Joyce West in 1985, Bay of Plenty Children's Literature Association Bookrapt, has been without a patron. At the 2013 Bookrapt Seminar, Tauranga author Phyllis Johnston was
2013
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Tauranga has a wonderful array of published authors writing on a wide variety of topics, both fiction and non-fiction. This page is intented as an index to pages on published
2013
Genealogy Record
Tauranga small farmer Susan Brocker is a well respected author. Her books include fiction for older children and young adults as well as a wide range of other topics including
2013
Person
Peter grew up largely eating what he could trap, fish or grow in a house with no power and no running water. His father he says was the first Cornishman
2012, 1935, 1945, 1945, 1955, 1955, 1965
Genealogy Record
Looking wrong? Archived copy here. Introduction and background My father Jack Edward Fenn arrived in Tauranga from Southfields London on the the s.s.“Wakanui" with his parents Edward John Fenn and Martha
2012
Genealogy Record
The work of Tauranga based author and illustrator Dame Lynley Stuart Dodd (nee Weeks) is much loved by children in New Zealand as well as around the world. Her books
2013
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The most well known legend of the western Bay of Plenty is the story of how Mauao (Maunganui) was named.
2012
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S10: Hōri Ngātai by Zach Ririnui from Tauranga Intermediate was winner of the Intermediate Division in the Battles of Gate Pā/Te Ranga Art Competition (2014).
2014
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There are many different reasons why people kill and Tauranga is in no way immune, having had it's fair share of murder victims from historical times to the present. This
2013
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In August 2015 Tauranga librarian Stephanie Smith created an exhibition of early Tauranga architecture. The display was on show from August to October in Research Collections at Tauranga City Library.
2015
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For Māori Language Week in 2015 Tauranga City Libraries Māori Events Team invited Toro Pikopiko Puppetry to perform two shows to children at Baycourt on Wednesday 29 July 2015. Their
2015
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On Saturday 1 August 2015, the Bay of Plenty Children's Literature Association Incorporated, otherwise known as 'Bookrapt' held their annual seminar at Tauranga Girls’ College. Report and photographs by Debbie
2015
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A Jeannette Knudsen entry in the 2012 Memoir and Local History Competition.
2013
Genealogy Record
David Kelly was my first cousin once removed. I remember him as being a very kind man who had a nice way of taking time for people, a person who
2013
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There are many shipwrecks off the coast of the Bay of Plenty. These include ships known to have sunk as long ago as 1840 and up to the present day.
2013