Kōrero: Taranaki places

Waitara bridge gardens

Waitara bridge gardens

After Waitara’s sprawling freezing works closed in 1997 and were demolished, the riverside West Quay, near the town’s bridge, was redesigned, with artworks celebrating the river and its people. The area is also part of an extensive heritage trail. In 2009 a portion of the Waitara wharves was reconstructed next to the riverside gardens.

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Simon Devitt Photographer
Photograph by Simon Devitt

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Ron Lambert, 'Taranaki places - Waitara and the northern coast', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/25868/waitara-bridge-gardens (accessed 25 June 2024)

He kōrero nā Ron Lambert, updated 1 Sep 2016