Westfield Freezing Works exhibition

Stepping back into the shed: Westfield Freezing Works 1916 - 1989


FreeAccessibleSouth Auckland
Date

Saturday 12 October to Saturday 26 October
- Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm
- Saturday, 10am-4pm

Venue

Māngere Arts Centre – Ngā Tohu o Uenuku

Corner Bader Drive and Orly Avenue, Māngere

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Cost

Free

Bookings

No bookings required

Website

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Event details

This exhibition celebrates the people, place and community of the Westfield Freezing Works, Ōtāhuhu. It has been thirty years since its closure in 1989.

Just before demolition, photographs, plans and collectible items were rescued from the Westfield site. Items on display will be brought to life by the memories of those who lived and worked there.

Curated by the Te Kura Tāwhiti team at Auckland Libraries, the exhibition covers over a hundred years of the Auckland meat industry.

Exhibition continues running outside of the festival dates until 30 November.


Brought to you by Auckland Libraries and Māngere Arts Centre – Ngā Tohu o Uenuku





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