Kōrero: Marriage and partnering

Honeymoon couple, 1991

Honeymoon couple, 1991

This photograph of a young honeymooning couple in the rose gardens at Rotorua was taken by the New Zealand Tourist and Publicity Department – and so the 'happy couple' may actually be actors. The thermal area was one of the popular destinations for couples touring New Zealand after marrying, and had been promoted as a tourist destination by the government for decades.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Archives New Zealand – Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: ABKB 8032 W5234 4/32/4112
Photograph by Ralph Anderson

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Megan Cook, 'Marriage and partnering - Weddings', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/30801/honeymoon-couple-1991 (accessed 11 August 2020)

He kōrero nā Megan Cook, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, updated 4 May 2017