This sculpture represents people coming together, the basket weave on the base symbolises their intertwined journeys.
Every person is different and and all have their own unique experiences, it is important to accept these differences and appreciate the wealth of knowledge that people have.
Although every individuals journey may be different they can become intertwined when two or more people agree on a certain value or idea, this leads to a feeling of unity. The people of Tokoroa have unity towards the community and to their children.
The community of Tokoroa believe in this town and believe in making it the best it can be.
|Location||Roslin Street/ Torphin Crescent corner|
|Material||Stone, ignimbrite with Oamaru limestone top, on concrete base.|
|Definition of Name||Unity - A group or collection of people being one, or being in harmony.|
|Definition Interpretation||Unity is when a group of individuals with possibly different values, backgrounds and ages come together in protest or support of one idea that is agreed upon between the people.|