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Bernie Fraser

Bernie Fraser

Born in Lautoka but raised in New Zealand, the outstanding rugby player Bernie Fraser was a member of the All Black team between 1979 and 1984. He is pictured here in front of Bernie’s Corner, a pub he owned for a time after retiring from rugby.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1993/3135/13a
Photograph by Mark Coote

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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How to cite this page:

Jacqueline Leckie, 'Fijians - Fijian culture in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 May 2022)

Story by Jacqueline Leckie, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 25 Mar 2015