Story: City public spaces

Summer City concert

Summer City concert

During the 1980s many city councils began sponsoring summer festivals in their parks and gardens to enhance their city’s cultural life. This Summer City concert in the early 2000s at Wellington’s sound shell featured the Central Band of the Royal New Zealand Air Force.

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Geoffrey Rice, 'City public spaces - Parks and gardens', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 May 2022)

Story by Geoffrey Rice, published 11 Mar 2010