Story: King Country places

Piopio village green

Piopio village green

In the early 1990s Piopio residents started a beautification committee and turned a vacant section on the township’s main street into an English-style village green. The artworks at the entrance were painted by local artist Jo Gallagher.

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Kerryn Pollock, 'King Country places - Piopio to Mōkau', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/34793/piopio-village-green (accessed 8 December 2019)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, updated 30 Mar 2015