Kōrero: Golf

Golf tourism poster, 1930s

Golf tourism poster, 1930s

The Chateau Tongariro and Mt Ruapehu provide the backdrop for this 1930s poster advertising the attractions of playing golf in New Zealand. The poster was produced for the Tourist and Publicity division of the Department of Industries and Commerce. In 2012 the Bayview Chateau Tongariro still had a nine-hole course on this site.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-A-TOURISM-Tongariro-1930s-01-front
Artwork by Leonard Mitchell

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

Poster courtesy of Tourism New Zealand

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Garry Ahern, 'Golf - New Zealand golf courses', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/39275/golf-tourism-poster-1930s (accessed 30 November 2020)

He kōrero nā Garry Ahern, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Sep 2016