Port Molyneux Town Hall

photo is all that remains of the port Molyneux Town Hall in 2016

Kaka Point History

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Maori Cemetery 2008

Links to an interesting 2008 article about a service at the Maori Cemetery at Kaka Point. Copyright Otago Daily Times      more...

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Kaka Point 1900

Photograph; "Albion House", Mrs Ottaway's Boarding House, Kaka Point. Early 1900's.     more...

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Kaka Point 1981

Some history of Kaka Point. Photo is Kaka Point Post Office in 1981.    more...

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Kaka Point 1800s

Kaka Point in the 1800s.    more...

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Kaka Point 1845

New Years Day Kaka Point 1845.... perhaps one of the earliest photos of Kaka Point?    more...

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Kaka Point

An early aerial photograph of Kaka Point.    more...

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Kaka Point 1800s?

Kaka Point before Kaka Point even existed.    more...

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Kaka Point early 1900s

Fascinating early photo of Kaka Point. Definitely worth a look.    more...

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Kaka Point 1906

 "Waitaha" Kaka Point, a two-storey house at Kaka Point, c1906. For some reason I absolutely love this photo and this house. There is just something about it that pulls at me...    more...

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Port Molyneux 1900s

A wood chopping competition in the early 1900s.    more...

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Port Molyneux 1900s

A wood chopping competition in the early 1900s.     more...

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Port Molyneux 1909

Port Molyneux 1909 on New Years day. Talk about stepping back in time. Look at their clothes and look at the wasteland that is Port Molyneux today.... and where's all the bush gone?    more...

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Port Molyneux 1900s

A wedding at Port Molyneux in the early 1900s.    more...

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"Tokata" Nuggets 1900

"Tokata" Nugget Point in the early 1900s.    more...

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"Tokata" Nuggets 1900

"Tokata" Nugget Point in the early 1900s.    more...

More Kaka Point History

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Nugget Point 1904

A catch of 42 groper in three hours at Nugget Point. The Kaka Point bays were once legendary for groper and cod fishing.     more...

Port Molyneux 1876

Port Molyneux and the early railway. So many fish being caught but no way to get them to Dunedin while they're still fresh..     more...

Molyneux 1889

No longer a port and the end is in sight after the flood which changed the location of the Clutha river mouth...      more...

Molyneux 1877

A very interesting look into the daily life and times of the people at Port Molyneux.    more...

Molyneux 1913

A picture of the old fishing camp at Port Molyneux..    more...

Molyneux Timeline

Port Molyneux : The story of Maori and Pakeha in South Otago.     more...

Kaka Point 1920

Otago parliamentarians visit Kaka Point and are favourably impressed with the little seaside town.    more...

Early Maori History

Some of the fascinating early pre European Maori history of the area. All the rolling farmland around Kaka Point was once the scene of bloodthirsty Maori battles.    more...

Early Maori History

More of the fascinating early pre European Maori history of the area. Some huge battles took place in the region of Kaka Point and The Nuggets.    more...

Karoro Creek

A really interesting photo of the horse and buggy days and a picnic at Wilsher Domain. It looks like the domain got a lot more use in the old days than it does now.    more...

Kaka Point Excavation

An archeological excavation at Kaka Point with evidence of cannibalism. The area was obviously once a thriving centre for Maori occupation and trade until the Europeans arrived.    more...

Kaka Point History

Lore and history of the South Island Maori with particular emphasis on the Clutha coastal areas.      more...

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