Owairaka Ave was earlier known as Vincent Rd.
Owairaka is the name of the maunga. It was named after the daughter of the Ngati-Awa Chief Toroa. See information provided by Claudette Hauiti to MAHS (Hauiti, 2011, p.8).
On the northern side, numbers run from 3 to 135. On the southern side, numbers run from 2 to 216.
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SOURCES FOR THIS PAGE:
Hauiti, Claudette. (2011, May). Our streets. Mt Albert Historical Society Newsletter, 15, p.8.