Hokianga History and Memorabilia
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Previous Hokianga Hisotrical Society Events
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Updated: 15 March 2019
Website Owner: Dr. Kenneth M. Baker
13th January 2019

At 2.00 p.m., Sunday 13th January 2019 at the Museum, Waianga Place, Omapere - Talk by Ken
Baker about his new book “The Obscure Heroes of Liberty” describing the courage of ordinary Belgian citizens
in German occupied territory who helped New Zealand and Allied soldiers in WW1.  Who they were and what
they did. To be followed by afternoon tea.  Copies of the book will be available for purchase.
See more
information HERE The talk is part of  New Zealand's Commemorations of the Centennial of the First World
War 1 Armistice.

5th December 2012 to 19th March 2013

Summer Exhibition - "Soaring over the Hokianga" - details here

Early Aerial Photographic Views of the Hokianga from the 1930’s and 40’s of aerial photos taken by historical
flying photographer V.C. Browne
(link to brochure).  Although the exhibition has now finished, the copies of
the photographs may still be seen by visiting the museum