Story: Southland region

Netball sculpture

Netball sculpture

Invercargill’s Southern Sting (1998–2007) gave netball even more prominence in Southland than in other parts of New Zealand. The team is honoured in this sculpture at Invercargill airport.

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David Grant, 'Southland region - Sport and recreation', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 6 June 2023)

Story by David Grant, updated 1 May 2015