Photography by Denis Wilford

Auckland Waterfront - 1 - 1960's

Across the railway yards to Mechanics Bay. The building on the right was the Tasman Empire Airways flying boat passenger terminal.

Looking across the railway yards to Mechanics Bay, the old TEAL buildings and oil storage tanks.

The last flight by a flying boat was from Fiji to Mechanics Bay on September 15th, 1960. This aircraft is now at the MOTAT Museum in Auckland.

Taken 3rd September, 1960.
Photo AC0101. Kodachrome II. f5.6;1/125.