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Northland Firehouse Museum

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Address: RD2, Okaihau 0476, New Zealand
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+64 9-401 9295

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Firies Forever!

We live in the 'orange zone' near a National Park and greatly appreciate the efforts if firefighters in controlling bushfires, We also have a grandson who is just crazy about... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2014
Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 19 January 2014

We live in the 'orange zone' near a National Park and greatly appreciate the efforts if firefighters in controlling bushfires, We also have a grandson who is just crazy about fire engines and firemen, so this was an absolute "must do" for us! The museum has good collection of real new Zealand fire appliances, fittings, uniforms and fire fighting miscellania,... More 

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Reviewed 6 February 2012

This little museum was one of the highlights of our entire trip to New Zealand. Actually, it isn't that little. It's amazing what one man has done with his devotion and a lifetime of collecting. Brian Denton and his wife, Lesley, have created exceptional displays of everything firefighting-related from trucks to uniforms & badges to maps to model fire engines,... More 

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Reviewed 11 January 2012

Even for non-fireys, this is a fantastic museum. Open to all for only a donation, but give a good one as it is a great museum with heaps of displays. The building is deceptive, we just couldn't believe how big the displays were, NZ Firefighters, International Firefighters, half a dozen working trucks. Don't miss this if you are heading down... More 

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