Story: Sports venues

Roadside Stories: Eden Park – from swamp to sports ground (2nd of 2)

This Roadside Story tells of some of the epic encounters that have taken place at Eden Park, Auckland, including two Rugby World Cup finals.

Roadside Stories is a series of audio guides to places around New Zealand.

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How to cite this page:

Jock Phillips, 'Sports venues - The first city sports grounds, 1850 to 1914', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/interactive/41338/roadside-stories-eden-park-from-swamp-to-sports-ground (accessed 11 August 2022)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 5 Sep 2013