Topic: Heinrich Breidecker and his Pukekura Vineyard
Vineyard established in Pukekura Park - 1875
Heinrich & Johann Breidecker in their Kohukohu vineyard, 1899 (Scott, 2002)
In 1875 Heinrich Breidecker and his son Johann applied to the Recreation Grounds Board to establish a vineyard in the park. The story of this venture (and of the Breideckers later vineyard at the Hokianga) is recorded in the Document below.