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A midsummer festival named “Carnival of the Lake” was held on the Hokowhitu Lagoon at Centennial Drive, Palmerston North, January 17 – 20 1964. A variety of activities ensured the public were well entertained during the four-day festival. The Manawatu Kayak Club gave special demonstrations on the Lake and Gondola rides were popular. The Carnival of the Lake was organised by the Public Relations Organisation during Anniversary Weekend 1963 and 1964.

Identification

Object type
Image
Digitisation ID
2008N_Hoko16_A-E_1454
Title
Carnival of the Lake, Hokowhitu Lagoon
Held In
Coolstore
Relation
Public Photograph Collection Hoko 16
Date
1964

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Place
Hokowhitu Lagoon, Hokowhitu, Palmerston North

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hokowhitu lagoon,
lake,
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