History

BACK IN THE DAY WITH LAKES DISTRICT MUSEUM

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By 1926 following the turmoil of WWI, New Zealand entered the beginnings of the Great Depression. This worldwide economic ‘slump’…

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BACK IN THE DAY WITH LAKES DISTRICT MUSEUM

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Can you help give our history a future? The museum’s 1875 BNZ building and stables need earthquake strengthening. As the…

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BACK IN THE DAY WITH LAKES DISTRICT MUSEUM

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COOTS: Central Otago Outside the Square is back with another high-calibre exhibition of amazing fibre art. ‘Visions’ opens at the…

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BACK IN THE DAY WITH LAKES DISTRICT MUSEUM

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The Wakatipu Basin has long been a favourite summer camping holiday haven for families from all over. Back in the…

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BACK IN THE DAY WITH LAKES DISTRICT MUSEUM

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History has come alive at the Lakes District Museum with heaps of fun for visiting and local families during the…

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BRINGING POLICE HISTORY BACK TO LIFE

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BRINGING POLICE HISTORYBACK TO LIFE The lovingly-restored Arrowtown Police Hut, built in 1863, was officially opened on Butler’s Green in…

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Back in the Day in Queenstown

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Tucked away beneath the Lakes District Museum, Arrowtown’s rich goldfields heritage is brought to life in an authentic throwback to…

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Back in the Day in Queenstown

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Exciting new renovations continue throughout August in the Lakes District Museum Art Gallery and retail-reception area in Arrowtown. This redevelopment…

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The Boyd family in front of the crib during the 1960's, front, Heather, Sue, Ian, with Margaret and Doug rear.

Carefree Cribsummers

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Carefree cribsummersEnd of an era The first of the 139 Lakeview Holiday Park holiday cabins will be demolished from October…

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BACK IN THE DAY | WITH LAKES DISTRICT MUSEUM

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In the second of our series of privileged peeks into days gone by in the Wakatipu we’re bringing you more…

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