Railways Poster c1930 

New Zealand Railways. Publicity Branch. New Zealand Railways Studios :Two round trips; rail & motor. North Island tour, "Brents" Rotorua [and] Chateau Tongariro, National Park. South Island tour, Mt Cook, The Hermitage [and] Queenstown, White Star Hotel. Combined rail & motor concessions. [1930s].. Ref: Eph-E-HOTEL-1930s-01. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. http://natlib.govt.nz/records/22740909

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Visitors on the step of a tourist bus in the early 1920s.

Buses to Rotorua c1930s 

The New Zealand Railways Magazine, Volume 13, Issue 6 (September 1, 1938) Indexed and digitised by University of Victoria, Wellington

Tourism Rotorua & Bus Stop.

Visitors on the step of a tourist bus in the early 1920s 

Papers Past : 23 August 1920, Bay of Plenty Times had this ad :

H. McCormick Proprietor advertised his motor service

Rotorua to Tauranga cost £1 7s 6d One Way for one passenger, Return cost £2 10s Direct without changing.

and... "arriving four hours earlier than any

The Rotorua Express c1908.

Impressions of a trip from Rotorua to Wairakei Valley  

2nd Part to "Impressions of a trip from Rotorua to the Wairakei Valley" by W.H.H. Grapes, Automatic Signalling Inspector NZR

February 25, 1927 p30.

For more articles and photographs on the New Zealand Railways Magazine articles on their excursions to Rotorua go to http://nzetc.victoria.ac.nz/

 

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