Story: Bay of Plenty places

Ōhope Beach, 1950s (1st of 2)

Ōhope Beach, 1950s

There were few houses at Ōhope Beach in the 1950s, and the journey from Auckland or other centres took much longer than it does today.

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How to cite this page:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty places - Ōhiwa Harbour and environs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/5729/ohope-beach-1950s (accessed 26 January 2020)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Jul 2015