Story: Tourist industry

Puka Park Resort (1st of 2)

Puka Park Resort

This resort is located near Pāuanui on the Coromandel Peninsula. The luxury accommodation and fine dining it offers is a far cry from the 1950s, when tourists struggled to find comfortable rooms and palatable meals.

Using this item

Grand Mercure Puka Park Resort
Photograph by Derek Smith

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Margaret McClure, 'Tourist industry - Tourism overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 14 June 2024)

Story by Margaret McClure, published 11 Mar 2010