Bryan Bartley

Winter Series: CTA with the Kinder House Society, at Kinder House, 2 Ayr St, Parnell Sundays

Winter Series: CTA with the Kinder House Society, at Kinder House, 2 Ayr St, Parnell Sundays See brochure for more details  9 June Saving our Masonry Buildings – Bryan Bartley  Bryan gave an interesting talk about measures to strengthen un-reinforced masonry heritage buildings to avert threat of demolition by non-compliance 

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2012 annual Winter Lecture Series

Civic Trust Auckland and the Kinder House Society presented the 2012 annual Winter Lecture Series of four lectures on topics of heritage interest.Sundays: 10 June, 8 July, 12 August, 9 September at 3.15 pm10 JuneRoss Healy, Director Phillimore Properties LtdAdaptive re-use of previously neglected heritage buildings (from a property investor.s point of...

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The 150 year anniversary of Drury tramway

The 150 year anniversary of Drury tramway  Civic Trust Board Member Munroe Graham instigated an informal BYO picnic gathering on Sunday May 6th at Drury Domain, near the library. This enjoyable gathering on a sunny afternoon of around 20 train and heritage enthusiasts, commemorated the opening of this tramway, the...

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Getting Our Rubbish Sorted

Getting Our Rubbish Sorted

Getting Our Rubbish Sorted – Seminar organised by Civic Trust Auckland  Tuesday 17 January, 7.00 to 9.00pm, Kinder House, 2 Ayr Street, Parnell Aucklanders have a unique opportunity, perhaps a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, to have their say on a major resource management issue that affects us all. This is the Draft Waste...

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A Toast to Heritage

A Toast to Heritage 2011

A Toast to Heritage Our event in the 2011 Auckland Heritage Festival was ‘A Toast to Heritage’ on Sunday 18 September. Allan Matson, our president, presented a 45-minute talk on the general history of pubs in central Auckland, illustrated with a selection of historical photos. He discussed the evolution of pub architecture,...

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Garden Party

Garden Party 2011

We held a garden party on the afternoon of Sunday 20 March 2011 at Kinder House in Parnell, to which Civic Trust Auckland members were invited as well as other like-minded groups. Around 90 people attended, the weather was kind, and the music, company, food and wine were appreciated by all. A Garden...

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