Story: Kites and manu tukutuku

Kite-powered buggy (1st of 2)

Kite-powered buggy

Craig Bush is ready to be towed along by the kite attached to his buggy. The kite buggy was devised by well-known Kiwi kite maker, Peter Lynn, and can reach speeds over 100 kilometres per hour.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: NZ Recreation/Kite Flying 14/1

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How to cite this page:

Bob Maysmor, 'Kites and manu tukutuku - Kite flying today', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/5299/kite-powered-buggy (accessed 3 December 2021)

Story by Bob Maysmor, published 12 Jun 2006