Queen Street, Richmond, c.1880

Tēnā koe and Welcome to Kete Tasman 

Kete Tasman is a place for the local community to share original photos, stories and other materials about local events, people, places and experiences.  It covers the Nelson-Tasman region of New Zealand, from Farewell Spit to south of Murchison, from Western Golden Bay/Mohua to the Richmond Ranges in the east.


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Our Fruitful History

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HerStory: A Celebration of Local Women

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World War One Roll of Honour

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Charlie Boyce at Richmond School, 1915.
Richmond Primary School opened in 1856.There were two schools originally one for boys and one for girls.
Henley School is a primary school in Richmond, Tasman. It opened in 1962.
Foxhill School.
Many of the schools that once educated children in the district no longer exist.
Trapnell's Flour Mill, Brightwater, early 1900s.
Historical photos and materials on Brightwater. Focusing on the Brightwater flour mill, electricity and the Brightwater School.
Our Fruitful History.
Share your photos and other items related to horticulture and farming in the Tasman District.
Cover of Fannie's album.
An album of autographs, poems and drawings belonging to Fannie Lammas. Entries date from 1910-1917.
Hodgson's Store.
Ann was a notable resident of the early Wakefield Township, and like most of our early pioneer women, she overcame

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Ian, first inside snap.

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