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Very sweet story

The plaque on the wall outside the Fine arts building on Queens Wharf tells the story. Worth... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Lovely story

It is a lovely story, if you know the background story behind the Paddy Plaque at the wall of NZ... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
santo t
Auckland, New Zealand
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1 week ago
“Very sweet story”
Jul 6, 2018
“Lovely story”
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Queens Wharf | opposite the Museum of Wellington City & Sea, Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The plaque on the wall outside the Fine arts building on Queens Wharf tells the story. Worth reading this heart warming story that will make you smile.

Thank KimP3784
Reviewed July 6, 2018

It is a lovely story, if you know the background story behind the Paddy Plaque at the wall of NZ Academy of Fine Arts. How popular Paddy among the taxi drivers, harbour workers and seaman after leaving the girl's house after her death and wandering...More

Thank santo t
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Lovely monument to Paddy the Wanderer dog who used to live at the Wellington wharf keeping the workers company back in the late 1920s, early 1930s. A wonderful story and a very famous dog! Do visit his statue at the Wellington Museum just across from...More

Thank Sebastianauckland100
Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

My girls had read a book at school about Paddy, so we had to see the monument. We had a great time exploring the waterfront for it. A bit of a shame that it hadn't been looked after, the water was very gross and the...More

Thank NicoleW4231
Reviewed December 23, 2015

It is a small but significant monument to a dog from long ago. take the time to fine out about the story. It is a good story.

Thank Deanne D
Reviewed December 18, 2015

This is a sweet little story, and a well worth finding.. get the kids to search it out. If you are walking your dog it's the best spot on Queens Wharf to water your pup at the fresh water dog bowl fountain.

Thank cossiefamily
Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

Dog lovers and urban trampers will love the story (see plaque photo) of Paddy the Wanderer. This heart warming story of animal devotion to its master and amazing community spirit is forever memorialised at Queens Wharf, Wellington

Thank waynefmarriott
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