The news in Wanganui on the 3rd August 1932 was

The news in Wanganui on the 3rd

The news in Wanganui on the 3rd August 1932 was the land slip at Taylorville. About 1000 tons of clay from the high bank behind the buildings slipped on Tuesday night. It buried a bakery the premises of G Cutelli and pushed the house that Mr And Mrs Cutelli and their daughter were sleeping in onto the footpath. Had it been an hour latter there would most likely been loss of life as it had buried the bakery that they would have been working in. The Damage was estimated at the time to be 2000

Friday The 24 th, November. Another nil viewing

24. 11. 2017

Friday The 24 th, November. Another nil viewing night. 🤔

A distinctly diverse range of reading rooms. but what do...

24. 11. 2017

A distinctly diverse range of reading rooms. but what do our readers want most, besides a good collection resources, from library

Whanganui District Council

23. 11. 2017

Summer is nearly here and you can dip your toes in at one of our great local pools. Parts of the Splash Centre will be closed due to refurbishments over the Christmas period, but Whanganui East Pool is scheduled to open on Friday, 22 December to cool you down in the warm Whanganui sun! http://www.whanganui.govt.nz/our-council/news-media/media-releases/Pages/default.aspx?newsItem=8871

In order to showcase our prize-winning Explore the...

23. 11. 2017

In order to showcase our prize-winning Explore the Collection facility, we are pleased to bring you a series of posts which will feature pieces from the Sarjeant Gallery's nationally significant collection found using this amazing online explore facility. Today we searched for ‘facial hair’ - happy Movember!

The Davis Library is one the first in New Zealand to...

23. 11. 2017

The Davis Library is one the first in New Zealand to install auto-return bookcases.

In the words of Dumbledore : "though we may come from...

22. 11. 2017

In the words of Dumbledore : "though we may come from different places, and speak in different tongues, Our hearts beat as one. The bonds of friendship we made... will be more important than ever."