Approaching the Bridge

Approaching the Bridge

Falls Park, Henderson, is a small reserve between the Falls Hotel and Oratia Stream. A brick path leads to a bridge designed by Karekare artist John Edgar. On both sides of the bridge, there are markers 40-50 cm across (metal with stone inserts), showing a stylized kauri tree and water (kauri logging was the first activity of European settlers in this area, and led to the foundation of Henderson).…