Kōrero: Law of the foreshore and seabed

Beach at Island Bay, Wellington, 1927

Beach at Island Bay, Wellington, 1927

Another basis for the belief that the foreshore was public space was the increasing use of the beach as a site for recreation. This became more common in the early 20th century.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Sydney Charles Smith Collection (PA-Group-00242)
Reference: 1/2-047466-G

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:

Mark Hickford, 'Law of the foreshore and seabed - Public access', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/8533/beach-at-island-bay-wellington-1927 (accessed 15 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Mark Hickford, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006, updated 1 Jan 2015