Story: Land ownership

Waitakaruru settlement

2,299 acres (930 hectares) of land on the Hauraki Plains are offered for ballot under the Lands for Settlement Act, in February 1915.

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How to cite this page:

Jim McAloon, 'Land ownership - Consolidation of land settlement, 1912–1950s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/zoomify/17937/waitakaruru-settlement (accessed 21 July 2019)

Story by Jim McAloon, published 24 Nov 2008