Kōrero: King Country region

Railways publicity: Waitomo Caves (1 o 2)

Railways publicity: Waitomo Caves

The Railways Department publicised the Waitomo Caves throughout New Zealand because they were near the North Island main trunk line and were run by the Tourism Department. This impressionistic poster of the glow-worm caves was produced in the early 1930s.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Kerryn Pollock, 'King Country region - Tourism, recreation and sport', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/ephemera/34914/railways-publicity-waitomo-caves (accessed 15 November 2019)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, updated 30 Mar 2015