As this video of the 1960 Masterton show demonstrates, the Grand Parade is the high point of a country show. Champion horses, prize-winning bulls and sometimes machinery circle the ring to cheers from the watching crowd.
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: Hill Country. National Film Unit, 1960
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