Story: Tourist industry

Railways poster

Railways poster

This New Zealand Railways poster from 1930 advertises discounts for combined rail and motor bookings. The tourism circuit of Rotorua–Mt Cook–Queenstown was already established by the 1930s.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-E-HOTEL-1930s-01

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How to cite this page:

Margaret McClure, 'Tourist industry - Tourism in the Southern Alps', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/ephemera/23180/railways-poster (accessed 18 August 2018)

Story by Margaret McClure, published 11 Mar 2010