Story: Sports and leisure

Westfield St Luke’s shopping centre, Auckland, 2004

Westfield St Luke’s shopping centre, Auckland, 2004

As an increasing number of families have both parents in paid employment, many spend their weekend hours shopping, both from necessity and as a form of relaxation. One result has been the spread of very large shopping centres such as this one in Auckland, which has a movie theatre within the mall complex.

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Jock Phillips, 'Sports and leisure - Home and city', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 June 2024)

Story by Jock Phillips, updated 1 Sep 2015