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Waitangi Day in Tauranga was commemorated with a dawn service at Hopukiore (Mount Drury) on Monday 6 February 2017 from 6am. At 6.30am the Ratana Band played before a whakatau
2017
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The free New Year's Eve Barbecue on the Waterfront was at The Strand on 31 December 2016 from 5pm. Family-orientated fireworks were let off earlier for children, whilst at midnight
2017
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In September 1987 Tauranga saw protests about the demolition of its Town Hall. The protests included an occupation by tangata whenua from 14 September 1987 until they were evicted on
2016
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As part of Local History Week and the 40th Anniversary of Nga Wahi Rangahau Research Collections, archivist Stephanie Smith gave a talk on the war archives to be found in
2016
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As part of Local History Week and the 40th Anniversary of Nga Wahi Rangahau Research Collections, archivist Stephanie Smith gave a talk on the archives collection to be found in
2016
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As part of Local History Week and the 40th Anniversary of Nga Wahi Rangahau Research Collections, archivist Stephanie Smith gave a talk on the art works to be found in
2016
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As part of Local History Week and the 40th Anniversary of Nga Wahi Rangahau Research Collections, archivist Stephanie Smith gave a talk on the rare books to be found in
2016
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Local History Week in Tauranga ran from 26 September to 2 October 2016. This was a special week as it also celebrated the 40th Anniversary of Nga Wahi Rangahau Research
2016
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On 5 September 2016 the restored Menzies Whare was opened at the Elms in Tauranga. Over a year of hard work by dedicated volunteers went into the restoration of both
2016
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On 18 June 2016 more than three hundred people showed their solidarity with the victims of the Orlando shooting by marching in Tauranga. Six days earlier, on 12 June 2016,
2016
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At 12.30am on Thursday 14 January 2016 a fire started on Mauao that soon raged out of control, destroying 4,000sqm of vegetation. Story by Debbie McCauley. Photos by Lee Switzer.
2016
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This article by an unidentified SAS personnel was written in March 2005 and appeared in the 60th Hauraki News (August 2010).
2015
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Ranui was a kauri passenger launch of 45ft. It capsized returning to Tauranga with a party of campers and fishermen from Mayor Island and was wrecked in tempestuous seas at
2014
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In May 2014 historic remains of a bakery dating back to the 1870s were unearthed during a makeover of Masonic Park on The Strand in Tauranga. The site was historically
2014, 1865, 1875
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This article describing the opening of the B.N.Z branch in Tauranga appeared in the December 1964 B.N.Z Staff Magazine (Vol 6, No. 5). Laurie Sanders remembers joining the branch on
2014
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Dr John Osborne recorded the 150th commemoration of the Battle of Rangiriri (20 November 1863) on 20 November 2013 with the following images which are reproduced here with his permission.
2014
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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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At 9:09am on 3 July 1963 twenty-three people died in what remains New Zealand's worst internal aviation disaster. As a National Airways Corporation DC-3 plane began its descent towards Tauranga
2013
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Articles relating to the Battle of Gate Pa can be found by following the link below.
2012
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From Armed Constabulary to Police Force 1867 - 1886 Local Government 1860 - present
2012