Story: Bay of Plenty region

Show day, Tāneatua

Show day, Tāneatua

Whakatāne's Agricultural and Pastoral Association, formed in 1907, held shows at Tāneatua for its first quarter-century. The grandstand provided shelter and the elevation needed for viewing events such as show-jumping.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty region - Life and leisure', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/5650/show-day-taneatua (accessed 1 April 2020)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Aug 2016