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John Walker is one of New Zealand's track heroes. His athletic career was punctuated by memorable performances and noted for its longevity
The Canberra Pact was an undertaking by both countries to cooperate on international matters, especially in the Pacific.
Treaties and alliances - NZ and the Cold WarPolitical and constitutional timeline
Nowadays it is easy to have a cold drink on a hot day, but it was not always as simple as adding ice from the freezer to water from the refrigerator. Once the ice made a far longer journey. more...
28 July 1893 Women's suffrage petition presented
29 July 1981 Police baton anti-tour protestors near Parliament
30 July 1979 Carless days introduced
31 July 1976 John Walker wins gold in Montreal
1 August 1987 Māori becomes official language
2 August 1992 Barbara Kendall wins gold at Barcelona
3 August 1941 Finnish barque Pamir seized as war prize