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, 2nd February 2022 1.00pm at the Blockhouse Bay Community Centre.

The speaker is Graham Walton.
Graham will be talking about the history of Eden Park.

We hope to see you there, bring along family and friends, everyone welcome.

We will have to comply with Covid restrictions for this Community Centre function. Scan or sign in, wear a mask and present your double vax pass.

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 


New pages

Craigavon Park page updated
Bainbridge Motors
Butcher Shop


A photograph of Blockhouse Bay

Do you remember?

Do you have personal memories of Blockhouse Bay?

Or perhaps stories related to you by a family member or a friend?

We would love to hear your memories, if you wish to share them.

No detail is too small, as the Society endeavours to record the rich history of the Blockhouse Bay area.

If you have memories you would like to tell the Society about, please contact:

Brian Goodwin on 626-5809 or visit Armanasco House on a Tuesday.