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Paddy the Wanderer tells the remarkable story of Wellington's beloved dog Paddy, a wharf-dwelling dog who became a local legend. Great for kids and adults.
The Wahine Disaster Documentary By Sharon Barbour Sharon Barbour directed The Wahine Disaster Documentary. The film details the stories of passengers who survived the blackest day in Wellington’s history. This film features a striking recreation of the Wahine disaster and shares previously untold stories of survival. Learn about the events that followed when in the […]
In this Māori weaving book, the text and detailed photographs show the steps in selecting, preparing and weaving flax plus much much more.
Author: Huia Publishing
First Published 2015
This product is also available for purchase in store at the Cable Car Museum and Wellington Museum.
Mauri Ora links whakatauki to key personal virtues idealised across cultures and generations. Meaning, the virtues, wisdom, courage, compassion, integrity, self-mastery and belief, all stem from the science of positive psychology; the study of how to live a better life.
Illustrated throughout with wonderful photographs from an old world, this book draws on traditional wisdom to provide a recipe for personal effectiveness and leadership, and a rewarding connection of Māori knowledge to contemporary thinking about personal happiness and fulfilment.
Author: Peter Alsop & Te Rau Kupenga
First Published 2016
This product is also available for purchase in store at the Wellington Museum.
Cruise Ships Wellington: One Hundred and One Visitors Cruise Ships Wellington is an album featuring a selection of cruise ships that have visited New Zealand’s capital city. Starting from the early days of cruising prior to World War II through to the giant floating resorts of today. A number of the ships described are not […]
Seven Stars of Matariki, by Toni Rolleston-Cummins is the story of the Maori New year and the origins of Matariki constellation according to Maori legend.
A DVD postcard looking at the private cable cars of Wellington.
Vernacular: The Everyday Landscape of New Zealand Vernacular: The Everyday Landscape of New Zealand is by landscape designer Philip Smith and photographer David Straight. It is a photographic book which looks at the everyday space we traverse and inhabit. It takes an interesting look at things that may normally go unnoticed. Far from being ordinary, […]
Hometown New Zealand by Derek Smith Hometown New Zealand is filled with photographs of the urban New Zealand landscape taken by New Zealand photographer Derek Smith. Derek Smith has spent most of his working life working as a meter reader, a deliberate choice of occupation, as it has allowed him to pursue his vocation as […]
New Zealand: Eye on the Landscape, presents a strikingly fresh and original view of this much photographed country. It is the perfect book for anyone with a love of great photography and the remarkable landscape of New Zealand.
This gorgeous cookbook celebrates the flair and flavours of Wellington’s well known Cuba Street. Take a journey up the street and enjoy a colourful mix of recipes, provided by over twenty of your favourite bars and eateries!
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