Playing before the British and Irish Lions' match against New Zealand Maori at a wet Rotorua
International Stadium, the Red Roses produced a fine second-half performance to follow up their previous wins over Australia and Canada.
in New Zealand is preparing to offer a new reason for tourists to visit the lakeside city, the chance to sample wine in the area where it is produced.
But the Rotorua
play-off against the Wallabies was to prove a memorable conclusion to the inaugural World Cup for Richard Moriarty's men.
I'm based in Rotorua
for the first half of my trip to New Zealand.
Not only was the shirt appreciated as a raffle prize, but it also got us a lot of publicity in Rotorua
TOURIST guides impress visitors by throwing shovels of iron-rich sand into the acidic, thermal lakes of Rotorua
, New Zealand.
The book was originally issued at a public library in Rotorua
, north of Wellington in New Zealand.
Both players had been due to take part in community activities in and around Rotorua
that have been arranged by the Lions.
The full Lions party travelled from Auckland to Rotorua
for the powhiri, which involved a band of fierce-looking, spear-wielding tattooed Maori warriors from the Te Arawa Iwi (tribe) laying down the weru (challenge).
Auckland's North Harbour Stadium will host the first session on May 31 as the Lions prepare for their opening game against Bay of Plenty in Rotorua
four days later.
The team bidding to turn Eastgate into a spa village could look to Rotorua
in New Zealand for ideas.
Paul is now with PAPRO NZ, Forest Research, Private Bag 3020, Rotorua
, New Zealand.