Story: Hawke’s Bay places

Ongaonga general store, 2009

Ongaonga general store, 2009

The main street of Ongaonga has several small historic buildings. The general store and tearooms was opened in 1899, and still provides the local community and visitors with groceries, refreshments, postal services and petrol.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Photograph by Jock Phillips

How to cite this page:

Kerryn Pollock, 'Hawke’s Bay places - Waipawa', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 8 December 2016)

Full story by Kerryn Pollock, published 13 Aug 2009, updated 30 Nov 2015