Story: Australians

Auckland in the 1850s (1st of 2)

Auckland in the 1850s

When Patrick Hogan made this drawing of Auckland (from Smales Point) many of its inhabitants came from Australia. The growing settlement was described as an offshoot of Sydney.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: C-010-015
Hand-coloured lithograph by Patrick Joseph Hogan

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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How to cite this page:

John Wilson, 'Australians - Early arrivals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 October 2021)

Story by John Wilson, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 10 Mar 2015