Story: Beach culture

J. C. Beaglehole at Cook’s Cove

J. C. Beaglehole at Cook’s Cove

This photograph shows John Beaglehole, the biographer of James Cook, at Cook’s Cove in Tolaga Bay, in 1965. Beaglehole was a member of the Historic Places Trust, helping select a site for a stone memorial to Cook’s visit. This was the second place Cook landed in New Zealand.

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Jock Phillips, 'Beach culture - Travellers on the beach', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 25 July 2024)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 12 Jun 2006