The Mud Quiz 9
Get stuck into the latest version of The Mud Quiz. This one again from our contributer the Mamaku Mudster.
What year did Rotorua become a borough?
What year did Rotorua become a city?
In what year did the New Zealand Government open a European style bath house in Rotorua?
Approximately how many species of Moth exist in Aotearoa?
Rotorua produced one of this country’s foremost historians; his finest works concerned Te Arawa. Who was this person?
The Tapsell Family are a prominent family in the Bay of Plenty – Phillip Tapsell was a pioneer settler, visiting Aotearoa New Zealand several times and finally settling here in 1828. His marriage to his third wife, Hineiturama, a famous Arawa Chieftainess produced six children. Phillip and Hineiturama were adventurous and courageous people. Tragically, Hineiturama was killed
in battle. Please name the battle.
Answers to The Mud Quiz 8
Long Mile Road
California buddleia, Darwin’s barberry, Japanese honey-suckle, blackberry, pampas grass, old man’s beard, there are many more lesser varieties
any four qualifies as correct.
Eric Anderson, tight-head prop
Ken Scotland, Full back