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Welcome to Kete Rotorua!

Your stories - Your Pictures - Your Kete


Kete Rotorua has been created to capture and preserve your memories,

stories and events of Rotorua and the wider Rotorua District. 


'Kete = Basket' is an open source software, developed by Katipo Communications and the Horowhenua Library Trust.


Kete is for you or your club/organisation to upload documents, e.g. Newsletters,

Potted Histories, Photographs, Audio or Video and Web Links, 

together in a safe environment which is searchable from any internet search engine.

Your Kete or Basket can be as secure as you want it to be.

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  WW100 2014 Rememberance Year

Important Notice for 2015 :

We Want Your Memories and Family Stories to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of WWI either Logon as yourself to this site or contact a Librarian at 07 3517025



Featured Local History Baskets

Rotorua Biographies

Rotorua Buildings

Rotorua Businesses

Latest 10 topics

Foundation business in Rotorua
Tulip Fest 2015 Logo.
  To see all the information and photos click this link Tulip Fest
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Photographs courtesy of the New Zealand Bomber Command Association Inc. Archive
Matariki Star Search.
Events and Competitions
No Public Version Available.
A photo diary of the move
Hennessy's Irish Bar, May 2016.
Previously known as French's Building
Community House, demolition phase 1.
The end of this building on Haupapa Street is near, built in 1962.

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Olive Tree Plaque at Memorial Drive.

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