127 South Street
Manawatu, New Zealand

Phone: (06) 323 6401
Email:  Feilding Archive



Arch Woollatt crossing the finishing line first in a walking race from Feilding to Marton and back on 22 March 1911,
proving the stamina of a vegetarian diet against that of his meat eating colleague.

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 Manchester Block 140 Project

In 2014 we launched a project to record the genealogy of families who chose to settle in the Manawatu.
For those who families arrived on or before 1899, use the link to the Pioneer Register below,
others arriving from 1900 to the current day, use the Family Register.

Pioneer Register                                          Family Register



We are always on the look out for volunteers to join our team as we work to conserve
the history of our area for future generations.   There are roles in conserving, data entry, transcription, etc.

Volunteer Job Description                       Volunteer Application

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Pioneering to Prosperity