Kōrero: Beach culture

Men drinking beer, Waipū Cove (2 o 3)

Men drinking beer, Waipū Cove

Food is consumed at the beach, and so is alcohol. Blokes sharing beer, such as these in Northland in 1976, remains a common sight at the motor camps and holiday parks which dot New Zealand’s coastline.

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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Jock Phillips, 'Beach culture - The beach and food', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/28/men-drinking-beer-waipu-cove (accessed 22 October 2019)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 12 Jun 2006