Delectable home baking in Mt Eden
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Fully booked Walk: Mt Eden then and now


FreeCentral Auckland
Date

Saturday 29 September, Saturday 6 and 13 October, 10am-12 noon

Venue

Tram Shelter

Cnr Mt Eden Rd & Hillside Cres, Mt Eden

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Cost

Free

Bookings

Bookings are required

Space limited to 30 people per session. Advance bookings are mandatory. Reservations should be made using this link: https://goo.gl/g2XuU5

Website

mounteden.co.nz

facebook.com/MtEdenVillage

Event details

Gain a wider understanding of Maungawhau / Mount Eden by following the pathway from Māori settlement to the present community.

  • Starting at the foot of Maungawhau you will visit St Barnabas Church, hauled by bullock from Parnell
  • Pass early settler John Batger's original homestead, through to the Edwardian shop fronts of Cucksey's store, Tills' bakery and the more recent, colourful fruiterer K C Loo
  • Finish at the Crystal Palace, once the throbbing heart of city entertainment where Epi Shalfoon and his band once performed.

What you need to know:

  • This is a mostly outdoor event. Suitable clothing for spring's unpredictable weather is recommended
  • Bookings are required. Advance booking is recommended as spaces are limited to 30 people per session.


Brought to you by Mt Eden Village Association





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