History

Auckland Council archival databases

As well as volunteering at Birkenhead and Devonport Museums, and writing this column, I also volunteer at Auckland...

issue 122 august 2021

25 years at the heart of the arts

Bruce Mason Centre, celebrating 25 Years

Nestled in the heart of Takapuna, the Bruce Mason Centre has been the beating heart of the North Shore’s arts...

issue 122 august 2021

The second ‘North Shore Gazette’ 1971 to 1975, and other ...

Recently I wrote about the ‘Devonport Gazette’ newspaper, which was renamed the “North Shore...

issue 120 june 2021

The Devonport Museum – 1976-1980

In preparation for a local museum, the Devonport Library Associates were cataloguing local historic photographs and...

issue 119 may 2021