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Regatta Day, 1920s

Regatta Day, 1920s

From the 19th century, the Canterbury Rowing Club’s regattas on the Avon were one of the major sporting and social events of the year.

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John Wilson, 'Canterbury places - Central Christchurch', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 7 December 2023)

Story by John Wilson, reviewed & revised 6 Jul 2015, updated 17 Aug 2015