Walk of Fame

This year will mark a decade since Te Awamutu's Walk of Fame was officially opened, recognising and celebrating the success of locals who have made their mark on the world. But the roots of the project lie much further back than that. In a new series - Small town, big dreams - the Te Awamutu Courier looks at the ideas and people behind the walk, and those whose names have been immortalised, both by their deeds and by their hometown.

Twenty-one years ago, Tim and Neil Finn returned to their hometown of Te Awamutu as guests of honour at the