Auckland

Print of a painting of Auckland port, 1857
Queen Street (c.1889); painting by Jacques Carabain. Most of the buildings depicted were demolished during rampant modernisation in the 1970s.
Looking east over the area that became Wynyard Quarter with the Auckland CBD in the middle distance, c. 1950s.
The urbanised extent of Auckland (red),
Satellite view of the Auckland isthmus and Waitematā Harbour
A view over Chelsea Sugar Refinery's lower dam towards Auckland Harbour Bridge and the CBD
The volcanic Rangitoto Island in the Hauraki Gulf, with the remnant of Takaroro / Mount Cambria in the foreground (yellow, grassy reserve) . Viewed from Takarunga / Mount Victoria over Devonport.
Asians are Auckland's fastest growing ethnic group. Here, lion dancers perform at the Auckland Lantern Festival.
St Matthew-in-the-City, a historic Anglican church in the Auckland CBD
Projection of the Auckland Region's population growth to 2031
Pedestrians on Vulcan Lane in the CBD
The modern section of the Auckland Art Gallery, completed in 2011
Albert Park in central Auckland
View from the top of Maungawhau / Mount Eden
Landmark House
The twin towers of the National Bank Centre are among the tallest buildings in Auckland
Terraced housing built in 1897 as residential buildings and associated place houses for John Endean
Auckland Town Hall entrance on Queen Street
Old Government House, former residence of the Governor
The University of Auckland clock tower building is a 'Category I' historic place, completed in 1926
Railway lines serve the western, southern and eastern parts of the city from the Britomart Transport Centre.
Aerial view of the Auckland Harbour Bridge
The Auckland CBD skyline and Harbour Bridge at sunset.
The International Terminal at Auckland International Airport
Otahuhu Power Station's 404MW combined cycle turbine, also known as Otahuhu B

Large metropolitan city in the North Island of New Zealand.

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William Hobson

British Royal Navy officer who served as the first Governor of New Zealand.

British Royal Navy officer who served as the first Governor of New Zealand.

Retro Pattern Crown: Tāmati Wāka Nene shaking hands with Hobson at Waitangi on 6 February 1840
An extant copy of Hobson's treaty
Grave of Captain William Hobson

He also selected the site for a new capital, which he named Auckland.

Elsdon Best and Stephenson Percy Smith of the Polynesian Society, who did much to popularise the use of Aotearoa in Edwardian school books, pictured in 1908

Iwi

Iwi are the largest social units in Aotearoa (New Zealand) Māori society.

Iwi are the largest social units in Aotearoa (New Zealand) Māori society.

Elsdon Best and Stephenson Percy Smith of the Polynesian Society, who did much to popularise the use of Aotearoa in Edwardian school books, pictured in 1908

Ngāti Whātua (based in and north of Auckland – notably Bastion Point in Ōrākei)

Devonport, New Zealand

Devonport as seen from Mt Victoria. Victoria Road on left, Devonport Wharf at the rear.

Devonport is a harbourside suburb of Auckland, New Zealand.

Auckland Harbour Bridge, seen from the North Shore looking toward Auckland City

Auckland Harbour Bridge

Auckland Harbour Bridge, seen from the North Shore looking toward Auckland City
The bridge under construction in 1958
Support structure under the bridge
The Auckland CBD skyline and Harbour Bridge at sunset
The barrier transfer machine moving the barrier for the afternoon/evening traffic rush
Auckland Harbour Bridge seen from above.
Protesters in favour of a walk and cycleway surge onto the bridge, May 2009.
The bridge north-west from the Sky Tower

The Auckland Harbour Bridge is an eight-lane motorway bridge over the Waitematā Harbour in Auckland, New Zealand.

Newmarket, New Zealand

View of the single cabbage tree circa 1859/60
Newmarket's Broadway around 1950.
Newmarket from Ōhinerau / Mount Hobson looking northwest.
Newmarket from Maungawhau / Mount Eden looking northeast.
Highwic house, former homestead, now a function venue at the southwestern edge of Newmarket.

Newmarket is an Auckland suburb to the south-east of the central business district.

Coat of arms of the University of Auckland

University of Auckland

Coat of arms of the University of Auckland
The clock tower building (Old Arts Building) on the City Campus. The building is protected as a 'Category I' historic place, and was finished in 1926. It is considered an Auckland landmark and icon of the university.
University House, a former synagogue, leased by the university
Plaque commemorating the opening of the Science Centre of the University of Auckland by the Queen Mother in 1966. The plaque is currently placed outside Large Chemistry Lecture Theatre in Building 301 of the Science Centre.
Inside the Recreation Centre of the University of Auckland City Campus in 2019. The Recreation Centre is scheduled to be replaced by a new Recreation and Wellness Centre by mid 2020s.
Part of the Medical School buildings at Grafton
Alfred Nathan House (Building 103) of the University of Auckland, which currently houses the School of Graduate Studies and AskAuckland Central
The School of Population Health building on the Tāmaki Campus
Buildings 303 (left) and 302 (right) of the Science Centre at the City Campus of the University of Auckland
Building 529 (Old Liggins Building) of the University of Auckland Grafton Campus
The University of Auckland Innovation Institute China (UOAIIC) in Hangzhou, China
Albert Barracks wall remnant and the General Library on the City Campus (June 2012)
Rom Harré
Jane Taylor
Lucy Lawless
David Lange
Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi
Jo Aleh
Portrait of Professor Roger Curtis Green from the Department of Anthropology

The University of Auckland is a public research university based in Auckland, New Zealand.

Crater of One Tree Hill, with Auckland city in the background.

Maungakiekie / One Tree Hill

Crater of One Tree Hill, with Auckland city in the background.
Cornwall Park
Detail of the obelisk
Maungakiekie / One Tree Hill with tree, in 1996.

Maungakiekie / One Tree Hill is a 182 m volcanic peak in Auckland, New Zealand.

Britomart Transport Centre

General Post Office building in 1911, with the entrance to the Queen Street railway station to the right
The underground train terminus prior to electrification
2000s plan for City Rail Link. Newton Station was later dropped in favour of an upgraded interchange with new platforms and a grade separated junction at the existing Mount Eden station, at the southern end of the City Rail Link.
Pre-2016 view southward up Queen Street. Britomart is at left, pedestrian canopy at right, QEII Square and Downtown Shopping Centre out of picture at right
Diesel-powered ADL class train at Britomart's Platform 4 in 2006.
An AM class EMU arriving at Britomart in 2014.
The temporary Britomart station while the CRL is being built
Underground station looking east.
One of the futuristic dome-shaped skylights connecting to the public square above, which are intended to represent Auckland's volcanic heritage.

Britomart Transport Centre, also known as Britomart railway station, and soon to be officially known as Waitematā railway station, is the public transport hub in the central business district of Auckland, New Zealand, and the northern terminus of the North Island Main Trunk railway line.

View across Pukekawa to the Waitematā Harbour, Auckland in the 1860s.

Auckland Domain

View across Pukekawa to the Waitematā Harbour, Auckland in the 1860s.
View of the 'Wonderland' with the 'Palace of Industries' at the Auckland Exhibition held in the Domain 1913–1914.
View of Camp Hale in 1943, one of two camps erected in Auckland Domain for US troops in World War II.
Promise Boat marble and basalt sculpture by Louise Purvis, just off Stanley Street at the lower entrance to the Domain.
The building and grounds of the Auckland Bowling Club on Stanley Street.

The Auckland Domain, referred to as Pukekawa / Auckland Domain by the Auckland Council, is a large park in Auckland, New Zealand.

View looking north over Auckland's Southern Motorway from Bremner Road overbridge at Drury, Auckland

Auckland Southern Motorway

Major route south out of the Auckland Region of New Zealand.

Major route south out of the Auckland Region of New Zealand.

View looking north over Auckland's Southern Motorway from Bremner Road overbridge at Drury, Auckland

It runs from the Central Motorway Junction in central Auckland, through Manukau City, Papakura, and Drury, before terminating onto the Waikato Expressway at the top of the Bombay Hills.