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Remuera Heritage at the Auckland Heritage Festival - the growth of the Remuera Shopping Centre


The Auckland Heritage Festival runs from 30 September to 15 October 2017.  The theme is

From waterways to motorways: the heritage of transport and travel in Tāmaki Makaurau – read more here

Mapping the history and growth of the Remuera Shopping Centre

A presentation on the history of the Remuera shops, many of which go back 100 years, with photos past and present. The growth of the local shops followed the development of roading and public transport (trams, trains and buses) to Remuera, first with horse drawn transport in the late 19th century and motor vehicles in the early 20th century. Today the village atmosphere has survived but the unitary plan may change the Remuera shopping centre forever.

Friday 13th Oct - 6.30pm at the Remuera Library