Story: Beach culture

Pāuanui waterways

Pāuanui waterways

This coastal development at Pāuanui in the Bay of Plenty shows that by the 21st century properties close to the beach were being built as luxury homes rather than the traditional ‘knocked-up’ bach.

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Hopper Developments
Photograph by Leigh Hopper

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Jock Phillips, 'Beach culture - The Kiwi dream', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 15 July 2024)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 12 Jun 2006