Kōrero: Public gardens

Rotorua Government Gardens, around 1910

Rotorua Government Gardens, around 1910

The Rotorua Government Gardens were created in the 1890s to complement the large bathhouse. The scrub-covered thermal site was transformed into a garden with large lawns, conifers, ponds, shrub borders, rose beds and tennis courts.

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Rotorua Museum of Art and History, Te Whare Taonga o Te Arawa
Reference: OP-2489

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Public gardens - Municipal public gardens', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/18820/rotorua-government-gardens-around-1910 (accessed 2 August 2021)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008