1928: Pellow leaves Awanui, closure likely

Auckland Star, 31 January 1928, p 5

KAITAIA NEWS.
AWANUX WIRELESS STATION

(By Telegraph.—Own Correspondent.)
KAITAIA, this day.

Mr A. Pellow, officer in charge of the Awanui wireless station, has been transferred to Paeroa as postmaster.

It is reported that it is the Government’s intention shortly to remove the wireless apparatus at Awanui. At present three operators and one engineer remain at the station; all the others have been transferred.