Story: Camping

Caravanning, Selwyn Motor Camp, 1968 (3rd of 4)

Caravanning,  Selwyn Motor Camp, 1968

Children play in front of an Oxford caravan while adults relax on camp chairs at the Selwyn Motor Camp in January 1968. The cabin in the background was removed around 1996 but the motor camp was still running in the 2000s under the name Timaru Top 10 Holiday Park.

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Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: AAQT 6539/A86,236
Photograph by W. Neill

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How to cite this page:

Mark Derby, 'Camping - The golden age of camping', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/39192/caravanning-selwyn-motor-camp-1968 (accessed 10 August 2020)

Story by Mark Derby, published 5 Sep 2013