Meetings & Events
Our Society was formed by a group of Karori residents in 1973 for the purpose of
promoting the history of Karori and its people.
We welcome new members, no matter where they live.
Revised & updated edition 2019 by Judith Burch
Originally published in 1991
do we do?
Research and study of people and places associated with Karori.
preservation of archival items of historical importance.
attention to important historical features in and around Karori.
historical projects by individual members.
links with regional and national historical societies.
meet four times a year and invite guest speakers.
outings to places of historical interest.
We publish a
four times a year.
publish an annual journal The
Stockade, which is free
to members (back copies are available). All archived copies are available to
be read online in
the WRHPC Archive.
are working on digitising our archival collection.
voluntary organisation with limited resources, we regret we are
unable to undertake research on request. However, you are welcome to
use our archives.