Story: Auckland places

Tank Farm (1st of 2)

Tank Farm

For decades the Tank Farm on Auckland’s waterfront housed petro-chemical, bulk liquid, fish and marine industries. In 2007 a redevelopment was planned, including marine activities, shops, apartments and public space. Central to the 20-year scheme is local government’s desire to make the waterfront more accessible. A large park is earmarked for the headland, with space for an iconic building like Sydney’s opera house.

About this item

New Zealand Herald
Photograph by Kenny Rodger

Permission of the New Zealand Herald must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Margaret McClure, 'Auckland places - Waitematā Harbour', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/16141/tank-farm (accessed 23 August 2017)

Story by Margaret McClure, updated 5 Aug 2016