Kōrero: Beach culture

Timaru poster, 1937

Timaru poster, 1937

By the interwar years the beach had become a place for bathing in the sun and the sea. In posters such as this one, Timaru set out to attract visitors to Caroline Bay for swimming and commercial amusements.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: C27960

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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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'Beach culture - Beach recreation', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/9114/timaru-poster-1937 (accessed 10 April 2020)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006