A photograph of Blockhouse Bay

Sunday afternoon meeting

History On Sunday

Sunday, 26 February 2017, 2.00pm

Armnasco House on the village green

576 Blockhouse Bay Road, Blockhouse Bay

Come join us and hear tales of early days in Blockhouse Bay

free entry - afternoon tea


Photo of the Spirit of Blockhouse Bay

The Blockhouse Bay Historical Society Incorporated aims to discover and preserve the rich history of Blockhouse Bay, one of the innermost suburbs on the shores of the Manukau Harbour in Auckland, New Zealand. Look at our Diary for the dates of meetings and special events.

Society's next meeting

Wednesday, 5 April 2017, 1.00pm, Blockhouse Bay Community Centre, 524 Blockhouse Bay Road, Blockhouse Bay.

Tyl von Randow will speak on his memoir Red Dust over Shanghai.

This memoir concerns his childhood in Shanghai from 1937 to 1952 and his subsequent New Zealand years when he lived in Blockhouse Bay.

Anyone interested in learning more about Blockhouse Bay's history is welcome to attend. For further information please contact:

Brian Goodwin on (09) 626-5809