Latest Issue 141: Dec 2019 - Jan 2020

Drovers and their Dogs

Before the advent of stock transport trucks the only way to shift stock from one place to another was to drive them in a mob along the road. When traveling along some country roads, in bygone days…..

Safe Arrival of Plucky Aviator

I was six years old when our famous aviator Jean Batten flew her small plane from England to New Zealand, a world first….

Social Butterflies

A new breed of butterflies emerged in New Zealand neighbourhoods in the l950s. These vibrantly coloured, metal or wooden…