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  • Rights: Office of the Clerk/Parliamentary Services, CC BY 4.0 Published 9 October 2012, Updated 20 July 2021 Size: 220 KB Referencing Hub media

    The columns and walls of Parliament House (the central buildings of the parliamentary complex) are made of grey Tākaka marble from Kairuru quarry – marble is metamorphosed limestone.

    Image courtesy of the Office of the Clerk/Parliamentary Services’ which is licensed by the Clerk of the House of Representatives and/or the Parliamentary Corporation on behalf of Parliamentary Service for re-use under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence. 

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