Breadcrumb navigation

Cornwallis Heritage Tour

03 Oct 2020

When

Saturday 3 October 2020, 10.00am - Saturday 3 October 2020, 11.00am

Where

Cornwallis Beach, Cornwallis car park, Pine Avenue, Cornwallis, Auckland

Cost
Free
Bookings

communityheritage@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

Places are limited, so please book

Contact

communityheritage@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

Website

heritagefestival.co.nz/events/detail.asp?ID=358

Join the Auckland Council Heritage Unit for a walking tour of Cornwallis.

Prominently situated within the Manukau Harbour and with an expansive coastline, Cornwallis has long been a desirable place for settlement.

This walking tour will highlight the area's history through significant archaeological sites to Mana Whenua iwi - Te Kawerau ā Maki and Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei, to the planned settlement of the peninsula and formation of the regional park as we enjoy it today.

Presented by: Auckland Council Heritage Unit.

This event is part of Auckland Council’s Auckland Heritage Festival, which is on from 26 September to 11 October.

Visit heritagefestival.co.nz for the full list of events and details.

Follow us on Facebook for festival updates.

Related

Heritage Festival Guided Walk – Te Puke o Tara/Hampton Park

A free guided walk and talk with your community park ranger and local historian through this historic volcanic reserve.

Auckland Heritage Festival 2020

More than 100 free or low-cost events, from Warkworth to Pukekohe.

Heritage Festival Guided Walk – Kohuora Park, Papatoetoe

An interactive and educational guided heritage walk through Kohuora Park.

Heritage Festival Guided Walk – Kennedy Park/Rahopara Pa

Take an educational walk through the historic tunnels and gun emplacements at Kennedy Park.

Heritage Festival Guided Walk – Dove Myer Robinson Park, Parnell

A guided tour through the historic Dove-Myer Robinson Park and down to beautiful Judges Bay.

Residents speak up on Manurewa Local Board Plan

People in Manurewa have made hundreds of local board plan submissions, and more than any other local board.

Piha Labour Day Market 2020

Market stalls, kids activities, food and drink.

Lease decision paves way for community recycling centre in Auckland central

A new community recycling centre for central Auckland at the Western Springs Garden is a step closer after an Albert-Eden Local Board decision on a community lease for a site at 956 Great North Road.