Kōrero: Waikato places

Fairy Pool, Ōkoroire

Fairy Pool, Ōkoroire

In the 2000s the Fairy Pool at Ōkoroire still looks much as it did when this photograph was taken in 1893. Ten years earlier a hotel was built at Ōkoroire for travellers wanting to bathe in the nearby hot pools. It was still standing in 2010.

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Auckland Art Gallery – Toi o Tāmaki
Photograph by Enos Silvanus Pegler, 1893

Permission of Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Waikato places - Putaruru and Tīrau', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/27351/fairy-pool-okoroire (accessed 4 August 2021)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, updated 11 Jun 2015