View of Friendship House from paddock which became Kororo Court, 25 July 1984.

View of Friendship House from paddock which became Kororo Court, 25 July 1984.

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The first Friendship House Lockwood homes, 1974.

The first Friendship House Lockwood homes, 1974.

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'Record breakers', Skatopia, Manukau City Centre, 8 June 1980.

'Record breakers', Skatopia, Manukau City Centre, 8 June 1980.

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'Shopper's bus wins favour', Manukau City Centre, 1991.

'Shopper's bus wins favour', Manukau City Centre, 1991.

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View of Rainbow’s End across Wiri Station Road, November 1985.

View of Rainbow’s End across Wiri Station Road, November 1985.

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Prime Minister on a roll, Manukau City Centre, 18 April 1986.

Prime Minister on a roll, Manukau City Centre, 18 April 1986.

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Roller coaster, Rainbows End, Manukau City Centre, April 1986.

Roller coaster, Rainbows End, Manukau City Centre, April 1986.

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Completed Manukau City Centre

Completed Manukau City Centre

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Construction of Rainbow’s End, early 1983.

Construction of Rainbow’s End, early 1983.

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Redoubt Road motorway overbridge, Wiri, 1963.

Redoubt Road motorway overbridge, Wiri, 1963.

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Construction of Rainbow’s End, early 1982. The park opened in December 1982.

Construction of Rainbow’s End, early 1982. The park opened in December 1982.

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Inside completed Manukau City Centre

Inside completed Manukau City Centre

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The first Friendship House Lockwood homes, 1974.

The first Friendship House Lockwood homes, 1974.

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Waiting for the bus, Manukau City Centre, May 1992

Waiting for the bus, Manukau City Centre, May 1992

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Manukau Court, Manukau City Centre, c. 1987.

Manukau Court, Manukau City Centre, c. 1987.

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Manukau City Centre milestone, March 1987.

Manukau City Centre milestone, March 1987.

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