Story: Government and industrial development

Queens Wharf redevelopment, 2009

Queens Wharf redevelopment, 2009

Local, regional and central government politicians inspect Auckland’s Queens Wharf on an open day in 2009 – from left, Mike Lee (Auckland Regional Council), John Key (prime minister), John Banks (mayor of Auckland) and Murray McCully (Rugby World Cup minister). Queens Wharf was a centre of activity during the 2011 Rugby World Cup and then hosted cruise ships. Its redevelopment was funded by local, regional and central government.

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Megan Cook, 'Government and industrial development - Industry in the 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 3 October 2023)

Story by Megan Cook, published 11 Mar 2010