Story: Men’s clubs

The Lions' lair

The Lions' lair

Two boys on top of the lair get a good view of the Avalon express as Eddy Pawson of the Lower Hutt Lions Pakeke Club gives children a ride around Avalon Park. Providing amenities for children's playgrounds has been a major contribution of service organisations such as the Lions.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
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Jock Phillips, 'Men’s clubs - Service clubs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 May 2022)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 22 May 2018