Story: City public spaces

St Clair beach, Dunedin (1st of 4)

St Clair beach, Dunedin

In coastal cities beaches are among the most valued public spaces. These surf-school students line up on the esplanade at Dunedin’s St Clair beach.

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Esplanade Surf School
Photograph by Stephen Bennett

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Geoffrey Rice, 'City public spaces - Beaches, shorelines and waterfronts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 October 2020)

Story by Geoffrey Rice, published 11 Mar 2010