St Joseph`s basketball team. Runanga.1951. | West Coast New Zealand History

St Joseph`s basketball team. Runanga.1951. | West Coast New Zealand History

Jandals the kiwi word for flip flops or thongs is a combination made in 1957 from Japanese and sandals. It's a cultural icon in New Zealand. Although the word Jandal is an abbreviation of ‘Japanese Sandal’, it is actually a trademark of the Skellerup company – one of the earliest manufacturers of the modern design – and, as such, is rarely used outside New Zealand.

Jandals the kiwi word for flip flops or thongs is a combination made in 1957 from Japanese and sandals. It's a cultural icon in New Zealand. Although the word Jandal is an abbreviation of ‘Japanese Sandal’, it is actually a trademark of the Skellerup company – one of the earliest manufacturers of the modern design – and, as such, is rarely used outside New Zealand.

Greymouth - E43 - Design inspiration: Steeped in history, Greymouth is home to New Zealand’s pioneering mining population. A community of hardy miners survived this spectacular yet unforgivingly harsh environment to seek their fortune. Greymouth is a true pioneer’s town, built on the riches of gold found in the West Coast’s ice-cold rivers and glistening seams of black coal discovered deep underground.

Greymouth - E43 - Design inspiration: Steeped in history, Greymouth is home to New Zealand’s pioneering mining population. A community of hardy miners survived this spectacular yet unforgivingly harsh environment to seek their fortune. Greymouth is a true pioneer’s town, built on the riches of gold found in the West Coast’s ice-cold rivers and glistening seams of black coal discovered deep underground.

#Auckland, New Zealand, which scores an overall rating of 95.7 out of 100.

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#Auckland, New Zealand, which scores an overall rating of 95.7 out of 100.

Eye Chart for Aotearoa 1.2 cute way to incorporate some Kiwiana into the house!

Eye Chart for Aotearoa 1.2 cute way to incorporate some Kiwiana into the house!

Maori Pattern Stamp Photograph Red & Black by MissEmbellish

Maori Pattern Stamp Photograph Red & Black by MissEmbellish

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