This early photo taken by Frank Denton of Victoria

This early photo taken by Frank

This early photo taken by Frank Denton of Victoria Ave Wanganui shows J & D McFarlane (sail-makers)on the left side of the ave ,They were sail-makers and the second photo iv'e put up shows at some time they had moved to Taupo Quay here in Wanganui. Its great to see what old type of businesses ran from our old town i doubt very much if sail-making would survive now a days here but who knows

“I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it...

15. 12. 2017

“I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.” ― Charles Dickens

Whanganui District Council

14. 12. 2017

'Tis the season to be reading. Elfie recently joined the team at the Whanganui District Library for story time. #whanganui #reading #library #christmas #storytime

Elfie and Becky and all the little visitors to Storytime...

12. 12. 2017

Elfie and Becky and all the little visitors to Storytime Xmas Party

Merry Christmas from the Whanganui District Library. We had...

12. 12. 2017

Merry Christmas from the Whanganui District Library. We had a lovely morning with Elfie. Looking forward to seeing you all during the Holiday Season.

Whanganui District Council

12. 12. 2017

Vibe Music Festival was a huge hit! Well done to the Youth Committee who did an amazing job organising this event. All proceeds went to Youthline to support youth development. #vibe #whanganui #youth #music #festival #youthline

Whanganui District Council

11. 12. 2017

The lighting of fires in the open air within the Whanganui District is restricted from midnight on Saturday, 9 January 2016, unless a permit is obtained from the Whanganui Fire Service.