Kōrero: Rhythms of daily life

Wellington commuters, 2011

Wellington commuters, 2011

Commuters on their way to work on a wet and blustery Wellington day are part of a tidal flow of people into the city, and  will flow out again at the end of the day. For many years New Zealand towns were known for their emptiness on the weekends and evenings (apart from Friday, when late-night shopping filled the streets). The extremity of the ebb and flow disappeared once shop trading hours were extended.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Dominion Post
Reference: 12-DPT-wind004.JPG
Photograph by Ross Giblin

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Megan Cook, 'Rhythms of daily life - Working-age adults', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/40508/wellington-commuters-2011 (accessed 20 July 2024)

He kōrero nā Megan Cook, i tāngia i te 5 Sep 2013