Story: Northland places

Mangōnui, 1910

Mangōnui, 1910

By 1910, Mangōnui had passed the peak of its prosperity. After 1900, kauri milling and gum digging began to move west to Kaitāia. Kaitāia also took over as the administrative centre of the Far North.

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Claudia Orange, 'Northland places - Mangōnui and district', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 June 2024)

Story by Claudia Orange, updated 1 May 2015