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Genealogy Record
In 1908 the Gamman brothers started constructing a mill at Oropi and in 1911 another at Omanawa Falls and later at Mamaku. Story researched and written by Debbie McCauley.
2017
Genealogy Record
Dame Evelyn Stokes was described by her friend and colleague Malcolm McKinnon as ‘a fine scholar, committed public person and gentle but determined individual.’ Other colleagues at the Geography Department
2012
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Nine well known street views of Tauranga from the 1900s to the year 2000.
2012
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Tauranga City Libraries has a collection of thousands of historic images relevant to our district.
2012
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The following names of Tauranga people appear on the 1879 East Coast Electoral Roll.
2012
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Tauranga City Libraries has a collection of thousands of historic images relevant to our district.
2012
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The hard work and dedication of Jeni Palmer and Christine Clement has seen the births, deaths and marriages in the Bay of Plenty area for the years 1872 to 1920
2012
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This article on renaming some of Tauranga's streets appeared in the Bay of Plenty Times on Tuesday, 28 April 1964, and is reproduced here with their permission.
2013
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There are many historic places in Tauranga, and a few historic buildings that have survived the drive for progress. This section provides a showcase to appreciate some of the best-known
2012
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The first St George's church was built in 1900 as a memorial to the battle. The church was extensively damaged by fire in 1982, and virtually destroyed by fire in
2014
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 Lookings strange? see an archived version here If you want to know about Tauranga past and present, here’s where to start.  You can read about the history of the western Bay
2011
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Greerton's cherry blossom trees were hit by a different kind of blossom on 30 June 2013 when they were targeted by a gang of yarn bombers. Photos by Lee Switzer.
2013
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Images of historic moments in aviation in and around Tauranga and the Bay of Plenty.
2012
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Other Minute Books held by the Tauranga City Council
2011
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Minute Books Held From 1888 to Current
2011
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Papamoa Beach
2011, 1955, 1965, 1965, 1975
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The archaeological landscape within the Mauao Historic Reserve is of local, national and international significance. It represents the physical remains of approximately 600 years of human occupation. The archaeological /
2011
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Looking strange? see an archived version here The city of Tauranga has its origins in the military township established for the 1st Waikato regiment after the battles of Gate Pa
2014
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This page is an index to articles on this kete written by Katikati historian, Ellen McCormack (nee Macmillan).
2014
Genealogy Record
Edward Douglas was the great grandfather of Wayne McCormack, husband of Katikati historian Ellen McCormack. He ran a half-way house between Tauranga and Rotorua, known as the Bush Hotel.
2015