Heritage Images - Manukau

History of Manukau

Originally named Wiri, Manukau’s history began as rural farmland until 1966 when the administrative and commercial centre development began. Wiri was renamed Manukau Central in 1983 by the Manukau City Council.

These images, collated from Manukau locals, represent a small snapshot of the neighbourhood’s heritage.

Information sourced through nzhistory.govt.nz