Story: Tourist industry

Puka Park Resort (1st of 2)

Puka Park Resort

This luxury resort is located at Pāuanui on the Coromandel Peninsula. The luxury accommodation and fine dining of resorts such as this are a far cry from the 1950s when tourists struggled to find quality accommodation and dining experiences.

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Grand Mercure Puka Park Resort
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Margaret McClure, 'Tourist industry - Tourism overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 February 2019)

Story by Margaret McClure, published 11 Mar 2010