Pukekura Park - its ecology and history - Friends of Pukekura Park New Plymouth Inc.

Friends of Bowl of Brooklands

The Friends of the Bowl of Brooklands Newsletter No.9 August 2009   - click here


Brooklands' 75th Anniversary: 'The birth of a Park'

Chris Rickards, archivist for the Friends of the Bowl of Brooklands, has recently documented the history of Brooklands, The Bowl, and Newton King.  Click here to view 'The birth of a Park'Caution this is a 1.8 MB file!


Bowl of Brooklands 50th Anniversary, How the orginal site was developed (32.9KB pdf)

- An historical account by George Fuller

Images past and present

The Beginnings - The Bowl of Brooklands Girls Choir at teh Bowl of Brooklands
The first Bowl 1958 The Girls Choir 1958
Upgraded Bowl of Brooklands Today - Elton John, 2008
Bowl upgrade early 60's Today - Elton John 2007