The Cyclopedia of New Zealand [Taranaki, Hawke's Bay & Wellington Provincial Districts]
Trinity Methodist Church
Trinity Methodist Church stands on a site of one acre and a half, with frontages to Victoria Avenue and Wicksteed Street. The building is of wood and iron, and has seating accommodation for 500 persons, and there is a fine pipe organ. The Sunday school will accommodate 200 children. Besides these buildings, there are three houses, including the parsonage, also erected on the site. There is a large and flourishing Young Men's Institute in connection with the church. Services are held at Gonville, Kaitoke, and the surrounding district.