Victoria Square reopens – Friday 9 March 2018

Today Victoria Square has reopened. It has been closed for a year, having a revamp and repairs.

What's new:

  • New pieces of art have been added including Ngā Whāriki Manaaki - Woven mats of welcome, and a Literary Trail (series of text sculptures).
  • The Bowker Fountain will be working again and will put on a water and light display.
  • A concrete and brass Kanakana table by the river.

Here's what Victoria Square looked like this morning:

Find out more about Victoria Square

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