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Eden Park/Basin. "Poor blighters got squeezed out when some bright spark gave the waterfront over to rugby." 12 November, 2006.

Reference Number: DCDL-0002671

The scene shows two men walking past the entrance to Eden Park. The name has been changed to Eden Basin and the park filled with water. Above the walls one can see the masts of a large number of yachts. Outside the gates is a queue of vehicles pulling trailers loaded with yachts waiting to get in. One of the men passing by comments that they have been squeezed out of the waterfront area because of the rugby stadium. Refers to the battle over where the stadium should be built for the 2011 Rugby World Cup.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Eden Park, Auckland City, Sailing, Rugby football, Yachts and Stadiums.

Part of:
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1115 x 873. Single art work

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