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The Gallagher Meads Brothers Exhibition

178 Rora Street | The Gallagher Exhibition Centre, Te Kuiti 3910, New Zealand
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Memories of an All time Rugby Legend

Having grown up with watching the mighty Pine tree during the 1960’s and 70’s it was great for a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steven1957
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Whakatane, New Zealand
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Must see for Rugby enthusiasts

Exhibition dedicated to the careers of the Meads brothers.Tells the story of how theybecame... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
onholidayalways
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King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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The Gallagher Meads Brothers Exhibition Sir Colin & Stan Meads - legends of the game - June 19, 2017 – May, 31, 2018 Featuring memorabilia from Sir Colin and his All Black brother and locking partner Stan – they are Te Kuiti’s most famous sporting legends. This personal collection is on loan from the Meads family and is a rare glimpse into the brothers’ rugby careers and lives.
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2 weeks ago
“Memories of an All time Rugby Legend”
15 Apr 2018
“Must see for Rugby enthusiasts”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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178 Rora Street | The Gallagher Exhibition Centre, Te Kuiti 3910, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having grown up with watching the mighty Pine tree during the 1960’s and 70’s it was great for a trip down memory lane. The statue outside made me seem small by comparison, just like most of his opponents did. Well worth a visit when passing...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Exhibition dedicated to the careers of the Meads brothers.Tells the story of how theybecame international rugby legend. Items loaned by family for the exhibition and understand money raised is going to local charities. Entry is through the i-site building. The statue of Colin is just...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

An interesting look at the life and rugby careers of both Colin and Stan Meads. We really enjoyed the exhibition which has radio and video highlights along with numerous photos, jerseys and other items of interest. Well worth stopping by for an hour

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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

If you are rugby mad you must stop at this exhibition dedicated to a legendary rugby family and stalwarts of the area. Fascinating and informative. A must do in TK.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

An interesting insight into the lives of two icons of New Zealand rugby. A lot of social history and memorabilia spanning the families and careers of Colin and Stan Meads. I remember Colins later games from the 1967 tour of the UK on. I only...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is a cultural history exhibition and not just about rugby. Tells the story of nz farming brothers who walked the international stage while remaining humble and true to their roots. Te kuiti should be proud. So much charitable work done by this family also.

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