Field Trip to Ruatoki

Field Trip to Ruatoki 10:00am Sunday 18th September Te Kai Whakaora (St Saviour’s Church) Tauarau Marae Ruatoki Mission House We are invited to attend the regular church service at Te Kai Whakaora (St Saviour’s)  at 10:00am Meet at 327 Ruatoki Valley Road, 9:45am...

Picnic Like Grandma

Allandale School, Whakatane Wednesday October 5th 2022, 10:00am – 12 noon Novelty Races: Egg & Spoon, Skipping, Three Legged, Sack Game Gazebo: Knuckle Bones, Snakes & Ladders, Happy Families Outdoor Activities: Log Rope Skipping, Stilts, Quoits, Crochet For...

Annual Report 2022

Annual Report 2022 President Annual Report 2022 Download Whakatane Historical Society Stay In Touch Your Local Historical Society If you would like to be kept up to date with our publications or member events, then please subscribe to our newsletter Success! Name...
Newsletter May 2022

Newsletter May 2022

Newsletter May 2022 Good morning members.  Well your editors and contributors have given us another fascinating Historical Review.  Thanks to all concerned.  Personally I found the “lost” letter about the naming of Kawerau most interesting as it really does point out...

Te Hau Kainga – Maori Home Front

Whakatane & District Historical Society Event During the evening of 22 June Professor Doctor Lachy Patterson, Head of Maori and Indigenous Studies at Otago University, gave the following illustrated address to Society Members and other interested members of the...