Events[ edit ] New Year celebrations at the Mount in Mount Maunganui are one of Tauranga's main events, bringing people from all around the country.
However, there is nothing to suggest that this was the result of a deliberate European policy. Auckland was officially declared New Gisborne speedway dates capital in and the transfer of the administration from Russell now Old Russell in the Bay of Islands was completed in However, even in Port Nicholson later renamed Wellington was seen as a better choice for an administrative capital because of its proximity to the South Islandand Wellington became the capital in After losing its status as capital, Auckland remained the principal city of the Auckland Province until the provincial system was abolished in By the time the first Fencibles arrived inthe rebels in the north had been defeated.
Outlying defensive towns were then constructed to the south, stretching in a line from the port village of Onehunga in the west to Howick in the east. Each of the four settlements had about settlers; the men were fully armed in case of emergency, but spent nearly all their time breaking in the land and establishing roads.
The city's population grew fairly rapidly, from 1, in to 3, in then to 12, by The growth occurred similarly to other mercantile -dominated cities, mainly around the port and with problems of overcrowding and pollution.
Auckland's population of ex-soldiers was far greater than that of other settlements: Most of the Irish though not all were from Protestant Ulster.
The majority of settlers in the early period were assisted by receiving cheap passage to New Zealand. Trams and railway lines shaped Auckland's rapid expansion in the early first half of the 20th century. However, after the Second World War the city's transport system and urban form became increasingly dominated by the motor vehicle.
They also allowed further massive expansion that resulted in the growth of urban areas such as the North Shore especially after the construction of the Auckland Harbour Bridge in the late sand Manukau City in the south. Economic deregulation in the mids led to dramatic changes to Auckland's economy and many companies relocated their head offices from Wellington to Auckland.
The region was now the nerve centre of the national economy. Auckland also benefited from a surge in tourism, which brought 75 percent of New Zealand's international visitors through its airport. Auckland's port handled 31 percent of the country's container trade in New arrivals from Hong Kong, Taiwan and Korea gave a distinctive character to the areas where they clustered, while a range of other immigrants introduced mosques, Hindu temples, halal butchers and ethnic restaurants to the suburbs.
The assertiveness of Pacific Island street culture and the increasing political influence of ethnic groups contributes to the city's multicultural vitality. There are two harbours in the Auckland urban area surrounding this isthmus: In earlier times, portage paths crossed the narrowest sections of the isthmus.
Several islands of the Hauraki Gulf are administered as part of Auckland, though they are not part of the Auckland metropolitan area. Parts of Waiheke Island effectively function as Auckland suburbswhile various smaller islands near Auckland are mostly zoned 'recreational open space' or are nature sanctuaries.
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