The Waikato Immigration Scheme

The Waikato Immigration Scheme

Shaping Our History

Between October 1864 and June 1865, thirteen ships arrived in Auckland with settlers from Scotland, Ireland, England and South Africa on board.

With promises of land and employment ringing in their ears, each would have disembarked with a sense of excitement, and trepidation, at what lay ahead.

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