December 2021 Newsletter

December 2021 Newsletter

2021 After another disrupted year, I’m sure everyone is looking forward to summer and all the out of Auckland Bach owners finally being able to enjoy spending time at the bay. Annual Breckfast BBQ The Committee have taken the decision to cancel the Annual BBQ...
October 2019 Newsletter

October 2019 Newsletter

Playground Seawall Upgrade The seawall upgrade is well underway, with completion in approx. 5 months. There is a works site plan attached to the construction fence – for those who can’t access, see below. The ski lane stairs have had their capping stones replaced,...
Geotechnical Articles

Geotechnical Articles

John Hawley A retired professional engineer and local resident, has spent considerable time researching and writing 5 Geotechnical articles for Algies Bay. These make excellent reading and I would encourage you to take the time to learn more about our lovely bay.  The...
The Pukekohe East Girl

The Pukekohe East Girl

A Story by Evan Algie It was a long trek to Pukekohe East from down town Auckland in the year of 1855. To the nine year old Jemima Deerness, the journey by bullock wagon seemed to take forever, she probably asked her mother and father a hundred times “Are we there...
The Families

The Families

Alexander & Jemima Alexander & Jemima had 6 children, Jemima or Mina and always known as Ma to all the boarders. William James Algie, born 1868 April. He married Annie Jane …. Born 1879 (?) They had 2 children. Doris who married Harold Edwards. 2 children....