Story: Wellington places

Early regatta

Early regatta

Crowds line the foreshore to watch a Paremata Boating Club regatta in 1930. The shallow waters of the Porirua Harbour and Pāuatahanui Inlet are ideal for boating. The club remains on the site, although the original clubhouse has been rebuilt.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Sydney Charles Smith Collection (PA-Group-00242)
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Photograph by Sydney Charles Smith

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Chris Maclean, 'Wellington places - Mana – Paremata to Pukerua Bay', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 September 2023)

Story by Chris Maclean, updated 1 Mar 2016