Story: Manawatū and Horowhenua region

Hōkio Beach

Hōkio Beach

These children are playing at Hōkio, near Levin, in 1909. The advent of the car around this time made beach excursions much easier than they had been.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Manawatū and Horowhenua region - Leisure', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 September 2019)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 22 Apr 2015