Conference News

Read the latest on our 2018 conference programme.

What’s your story?

Submissions are now open for the West Auckland Heritage Conference, on Sunday 7 October 2018 at Titirangi War Memorial Hall. The theme for this year is: The Creative West. Submissions close Saturday June 9. Let’s discover the threads that weave together...

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We have a date!

Sunday 20th of October 2019 from 10 am to 3.30 pm is the date set for our fourth Heritage Conference! The format will be slightly different, with all the morning key note speakers at the Titirangi War Memorial Hall, and all the workshops and break out...

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A sense of “déjà vu”

Fiona Drummond, West Auckland Historical Society, will present on a topic which has a high sense of “déjà vu” in her presentation on Henry Atkinson: Engineer, Water Giver & Titirangi Icon. Henry Atkinson is one of Titirangi's best known identities, surveying the...

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Keynote speaker confirmed

Robert Brassey, Principal Specialist Cultural Heritage, is confirmed as of three Key Note speakers at the West Auckland Heritage Conference. His presentation is titled: The Last Flight of Texas Tornado. At 12.25 am on 9 June 1942 a loud explosion was heard across much...

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