Story: Bay of Plenty region

Main street, Tauranga (1st of 2)

Main street, Tauranga

Tauranga’s population has grown quickly, along with traffic problems and high-rise buildings on a scale usually associated with larger cities. This is Devonport Road, the main street and one of the major retail precincts.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty region - Population: 1840 onwards', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 July 2024)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Aug 2016