Kōrero: Shows and field days

Hawke’s Bay show, 1945

The Hawke’s Bay show, held in the Hastings showgrounds each year on Labour weekend in late October, is seen as heralding the start of summer. In 1945, some 40,000 people turned out to picnic in the sun.

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Reference: Weekly Review 219. National Film Unit, 1945

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'Shows and field days - Shows as entertainment', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/16787/hawkes-bay-show-1945 (accessed 6 April 2020)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008