Story: Waikato places



The Tūākau bridge, built across the Waikato River in 1900, gave access to land south of the township of Tūākau. Pākehā farmers settled there, around Onewhero and Pukekawa.

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Waikato places - Waikato Heads to Meremere', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 May 2022)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, updated 11 Jun 2015