9 February 2021

Phone +6478233838

Contact Person Dee Atkinson

Address 23 Wilson Street, Cambridge, New Zealand View Map

Email dee.atkinson@waipadc.govt.nz

Website https://www.waipalibraries.org.nz/events/cambridge-the-growth-of-a-township-first-10-years/140

An in depth look at the first ten years of the growth of the township of Cambridge.

Based on the book, “The Plough of the Pakeha” written by Eric Beer and Alwyn Gascoigne published by the Cambridge Historical Society in 1975.

Presenter Roger Gordon will be joined by Greg Gascoigne, son of the co-author, to give this interesting insight in to the birth of our town.

Cambridge, The Growth of a Township: First 10 Years

23 Wilson Street, Cambridge, New Zealand

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New Zealand's central North Island

Cambridge is close to some of New Zealand's major international attractions like Hobbiton, Waitomo Caves, Hamilton Gardens and Tauranga. Yet with plenty of unique local attractions, events and dining options - and a friendly, relaxed town ambience - you may not want to leave!

Attractions Map

Sanctuary Mountain

30 min

Hamilton Gardens

15 min

Cambridge i-Site


1 hr

Waitomo Caves

50 min


1 hr 45 min


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