Kōrero: Rural recreation

Group on a croquet lawn

Group on a croquet lawn

This group of respectably dressed guests has been playing croquet on the lawn at The Grange, Clive, in Hawke’s Bay. Richer landowners, such as Joseph Rhodes, owner of The Grange, invited guests for balls, afternoon teas and games of croquet, or, later, tennis.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Alexander Turnbull Library, Fulton Collection
Reference: 1/2-094363; F

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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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'Rural recreation - Making their own fun', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17675/group-on-a-croquet-lawn (accessed 27 October 2021)

He kōrero nā Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008