Story: West Coast region

Blackball parade, 2008 (2nd of 2)

Blackball parade, 2008

A celebration was held at Easter 2008 to mark the centenary of the 1908 Blackball miners’ strike. It included a traditional union parade along the main street of Blackball.

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Simon Nathan, 'West Coast region - Government and politics', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 July 2024)

Story by Simon Nathan, updated 1 Sep 2016