This event is fully booked

Fully Booked IPENZ Engineering Heritage Walks


FreeCentral Auckland
Date

Walk A: Saturday 30 September, Sunday 8 October and Saturday 14 October, 10am-12.30pm
Walk B: Sunday 1 October, Saturday 7 October and Sunday 15 October, 10am-12.30pm

Venue

Meet under the old Americas Cup Boat

Corner of Quay Street and Hobson Street, Auckland Central

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Cost

Free

Enquiries

Bookings required

Spaces are limited to 10 people per tour

Contact John La Roche

0273 146 749

aucklandheritage@ipenz.org.nz

Details

Stroll downtown Auckland with engineering experts on two different walks featuring important buildings and structures.

Starting near the waterfront, Walk A takes in Princes Wharf, Tepid Baths, Auckland Electric Tramways, Sky Tower, Auckland City Destructor (now Victoria Park Markets), Victoria Tunnel, Freemans Bay, Gasworks and Viaduct Basin among others.

Walk B takes in the Ferry Building, Queens Wharf, Britomart and the railway stations, Dilworth, Dingwall and Guardian Trust buildings, Queen Street fires, Civic Theatre, Auckland Town Hall, Albert Park tunnels and barracks, University, Old Government House, High Court and Point Britomart.

Each walk takes about two and a half hours.





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