Story: Department stores and shopping malls

Botany Town Centre

Botany Town Centre

Auckland’s Botany Town Centre looks like a return to old-fashioned ‘high street’ shopping – but its tree-lined streets, gardens and squares are all privately owned, because it is actually a large shopping complex.

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Helen Laurenson, 'Department stores and shopping malls - New Zealand’s main malls', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 7 July 2022)

Story by Helen Laurenson, published 11 Mar 2010