Story: Beach culture

Pamphlet on vehicle damage to sand dunes

Pamphlet on vehicle damage to sand dunes

The increasing number of beach buggies and four-wheel drives appearing on New Zealand beaches has led local authorities to take steps to restrict the damage they cause. This brochure was put out by the regional council, Environment Bay of Plenty, to explain the severe coastal erosion that follows when motor vehicles crush plants in the sand dunes.

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Jock Phillips, 'Beach culture - Travellers on the beach', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 July 2024)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 12 Jun 2006