Heritage Images - Takapuna

History of Takapuna

From a volcanic eruption around 150,000 years ago, to a resort town for the wealthy, to a bustling city thanks to the opening of the Harbour Bridge in 1959, Takapuna has had a varied, colourful history. Takapuna has embraced the best of both parts of its heritage and is now a beautiful beachside town with a bustling city atmosphere.

These images, collated from Takapuna locals, represent a small snapshot of the neighbourhoods heritage.

Information sourced through teara.govt.nz and ilovetakapuna.co.nz