New Zealand's first and last gasworks

the best example of working gasworks machinery in the world

Computer and robotics etc

The former GasworksNZ team who run many types of tech, computing and robotic education programs is no longer hosted at the Gasworks, the group has always been independently run (with the Gasworks as the host site). They have now merged with, and become The Hive Dunedin and have dedicated premises at another site. The Gasworks wishes the Hive well with their future endeavours.

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