After the Storm

After the Storm

Our Blog Come Behind the Scenes – a weekly insight into the Museum world! After the Storm It has been a busy time at the Museum recently with arrival of not one or two, but now six pieces of timber that we believe are from the shipwreck HMS Buffalo. Over the weekend...
HMS Buffalo’s cannon or carronade?

HMS Buffalo’s cannon or carronade?

Our Blog Come Behind the Scenes – a weekly insight into the Museum world! HMS Buffalo’s cannon or carronade? Located in the Soldiers Memorial Park, Whitianga, sits a cast-iron ordnance that is semi-encased in a contemporary concrete support. Two plaques on the front...
Happy New Year!!

Happy New Year!!

Our Blog Come Behind the Scenes – a weekly insight into the Museum world! Happy New Year!! We have started 2021 off with fabulous numbers of visitors through the doors.  These visitors are from all over Aotearoa New Zealand. Its awesome to see that people are getting...
April Overview

April Overview

Our Blog Come Behind the Scenes – a weekly insight into the Museum world! April Overview What an unprecedented time we are currently in. Working and learning from home has been an experience that we are all getting used to after five weeks or so. With the move to...
New Additions to our Museum Trust Board

New Additions to our Museum Trust Board

Busy, busy is how we would describe the Museum – lots of children visiting us and our new exhibition is starting to take shape rather rapidly.We have also had additions to our Museum Trust Board. I would like to introduce Sharon Wright & Janet Mitchell who join us...