Story: Kites and manu tukutuku

Lift off (2nd of 2)

Lift off

In an unplanned lesson in paragliding, Craig Bush is lifted into the air. Kite buggies are not for the faint hearted.

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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, (accessed 7 December 2021)

Story by Bob Maysmor, published 12 Jun 2006