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Kaimai Cheese Company

Kaimai Cheese Company

Kaimai Cheese Company at Waharoa is one of a number of specialty cheese producers in the Waikato region. The building, which houses a factory, store and café, has a facade based on a typical dairy factory of the 1920s – a nod to the heritage of Waharoa. The first dairy factory there was built in 1886, and the industry became a mainstay of the town.

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Nancy Swarbrick, 'Waikato places - Matamata', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/27344/kaimai-cheese-company (accessed 16 June 2019)

Story by Nancy Swarbrick, updated 11 Jun 2015