Historic Photos of Whitby 1970-2000

"People always seem to know half of history, and to get confused with the other half."

- Jane Haddam.


Photo of Whitby before development began in the 1970s.


Paremata-Golden Gate, showing the farmland
where the future of development of Whitby took place.
This area shows the Postgate - Spinnaker Drives area
at the top of the photo near Browns Bay.
Taken 1950s.
(Arrow points East)

Photo of Whitby in the year 2000.
This photo shows a view over Whitby taken in 2000
from Pauatahanui Inlet.
You can see the Whitby twin lakes and shopping centre
near the top, with the old Whitby Golf Course
snaking through the left of the photo.

Continue to Plimmerton or return to Pauatahanui, Judgeford and Whitby or Porirua's suburbs.