• Published Date Tue 01 Jan 2002

The information in this brochure is derived from "Terawhiti and the
Goldfields" by James Brodie, 1986, Karori Historical Society

This brochure contains a map of gold mining leases at Karori reservoir
area from 1869; an article from the Evening Post of 28 February 1935,
(from W H Bennett’s recollections of visiting the gold diggings as a lad)
and information on the poor water quality in Wellington city which at that
time depended on creeks and roof supplies.

A map of Parks and Forests in the Wellington region is also provided.
Updated December 6, 2022 at 11:42 PM