Do you want to know the history of your street, suburb, community, local church or school? Looking for information on a building or public place? Here’s how you can find the information you're looking for.
When researching the history of a place or building, try these online databases:
Local history references from Auckland newspapers and journals.
A collection of oral histories, newspapers, images and archives for Auckland's North Shore, West Auckland and Rodney.
Images, drawings and printed material relating to South Auckland and North Waikato areas from the 1870s to present day.
A detailed chronology of significant events from the history of South Auckland.
Street names in the former districts of the wider Auckland region, their origins and name changes.
Search for the original purchasers of the land in the Auckland central business district, section and lot numbers, area, and year, from 1850 to 1859.
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