Albertland Heritage Centre

Operating hours: Open Monday - Saturday 11am - 3pm. Sunday 1pm - 3pm. Closed Christmas Day and Good Friday.
Admission fee: Admission: Adult $5. Children free when accompanied by an adult. School and tour groups by arrangement.
Type: Museum

On May 29th 1862 the migrant ships "Matilda Wattenbach" and "Hanover" departed from the London Docks bound for the Albertland Settlement in New Zealand with the first of over 3000 settlers.

The Albertland Story chronicles their trials and tribulations.

The Heritage Centre at the Albertland and Districts Museum in Wellsford houses extensive records, photographs, memorabilia, and artefacts relating to Albertland from the 1860's.


Contact details

09 423 8181