Our History

Whitireia has a rich and diverse history dating back into the early 1980s.  This is our journey, your journey, the journey of past, present and future students, staff and community.


Whitireia History Timeline 



1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999
2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
2010 2011 2012    

Foundation Staff




Memories of Whitireia Audio Files

Get Microsoft SilverlightDan Phillips Get Microsoft SilverlightHeather Bradley Get Microsoft SilverlightMary Sylvester

Dan Phillips                                 Transcript   

Heather Bradley                         Transcript    

Mary Sylvester                            Transcript

“The information contained within the Our History pages has been collected from media coverage over the past 25 years. For further information regarding how this information has been compiled, please contact records@whitireia.ac.nz ”

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