1987, Death of Colin McCahon
Images and media
The Governor-General's car
The official car for the Governor-General after the Rolls-Royce Phantom VI (last used in 1996) was a Jaguar XJ Sovereign.
Courtesy of Government House
'The Governor-General's car', URL: http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/media/photo/governor-general-car, (Ministry for Culture and Heritage), updated 15-Jul-2014
Full steam ahead for Kingston Flyer
End of the line for steam railways
Lyttelton–Wellington ferry service ends
Electric trains come to Wellington
Picton ferry Aramoana enters service
Auckland pedestrians begin 'Barnes Dance'
Wellington steam-tram service opened
First Cobb & Co. coach service runs to Otago goldfields
Main trunk express train disaster
Carless days introduced
First train runs length of main trunk line
NZ's last electric tram trip
Auckland harbour bridge opened
Tangiwai railway disaster
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