Kōrero: Sailing and windsurfing

Sailing in Nelson

Sailing in Nelson

As this New Year card of 1886 illustrates, sailing became a fashionable pursuit even in provincial centres like Nelson. The sailing scene shows Mt Arthur in the background.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: E-068-016-1

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.

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Harold Kidd, 'Sailing and windsurfing - 1880s: increasing sophistication', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/7120/sailing-in-nelson (accessed 9 July 2020)

He kōrero nā Harold Kidd, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006, updated 1 Jun 2016