5 June

Auckland Savings Bank opens for business

1847 Auckland Savings Bank opens for business

The New Zealand Banking Company, Auckland’s first bank, had been wound up two years earlier. Read more...
Te Kooti deported to Chathams

1866 Te Kooti deported to Chathams

The future prophet and military leader was deported with Pai Mārire prisoners to the Chatham Islands. He had been accused of spying for the enemy while fighting with government troops. Read more...