Story: Southland places

Highlander milk

Highlander milk

Highlander condensed milk was made at a plant at Wallacetown from 1892 until 1964, when production was transferred to Auckland. At a time when most New Zealanders took pride in being part of the British Empire, ‘British’ could refer to New Zealand as well as to the UK.

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David Grant, 'Southland places - Around Invercargill', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 March 2024)

Story by David Grant, updated 25 May 2015