Kōrero: Aerial recreation

Up, up and away (3 o 3)

Up, up and away

Released from its restraining ropes, the balloon drifts skyward with the balloonist dangling below underneath. Many early balloonists performed stunts on a trapeze below the balloon, before parachuting back to earth.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Jeffares Collection
Reference: 1/2-77688; G

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:

Nancy Swarbrick, 'Aerial recreation - Ballooning', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/6085/up-up-and-away (accessed 5 August 2021)

He kōrero nā Nancy Swarbrick, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006