Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932-

Brockie, Bob, 1932-

Biologist, satirist and cartoonist. Born Christchurch, mother Vera Brockie (née Best). Family moved to Wellington 1947 when father Walter Brockie became curator of Otari Scenic Reserve. Made MNZM for services to science and cartooning in 2013 Queen's Birthday Honours. Doctorate in zoology, and had a distinguished scientific career, becoming a New Zealand authority on possums and hedgehogs. He was the editorial cartoonist of the weekly National Business Review continuously from 1975 until 2018. He has twice been New Zealand cartoonist of the year. He has pubished several books, two of them cartoon collections. Brockie: A Memoir in Words, Cartoons & Sketches was published by the New Zealand Cartoon Archive in 2015.

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Date: 1977 By: Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932-; National Business Review Ltd; Bourke, Chris, 1959- Ref: A-261-027-b Description: Cartoon depicting Brockie's choice of the top 15 parliamentarians as a victorious rugby team. Includes: Back row from left - Keith Holyoake, Hugh Templeton,...
Date: 1980 - 1989 By: Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932-; National Business Review Ltd Ref: A-317-076 Description: A disconsulate Danie Craven is watching television while his wife does the ironing. Outside the window black South Africans are being fired upon from a tank...
Date: 1989 By: Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932- Ref: B-154-042 Description: Shows Geoffrey Palmer reading the report of the Committee of Enquiry on Pornography, released in February 1989. His hands are shaking and his expression is o...
Date: 1979 Ref: PAColl-0829 Description: Group of cartoonists at the opening of Kevin Rounthwaite's Originals Gallery in 1979. Behind them is a display of cartoons. Photographer unidentified. Qua...
Date: 1967 - 1969 By: Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932-; Rennie, Heughan Bassett, 1945- Ref: A-341-054/070 Description: Seventeen cartoons depicting: Exercycler; "Dominion" reader; Conference lines octopus; tiny New Zealand at a conference; the hand of God zaps New Zealand; he...
Date: 1971 - 1979 By: Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932-; Bromhead, Peter, 1933- Ref: A-427-32 Description: Newspaper clippings of cartoons by Bob Brockie in the National Business Review between 1970 and 1978 and by Peter Bromhead (aka Deighton) in the Auckland St...
Brockie, Robert Ellison 1932-:Cowboys! National Business Review, 15 August 1986.
Date: 1986 By: Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932-; National Business Review Ltd Ref: H-652-008 Description: New Zealand Prime Minister David Lange turns up his nose against the nuclear antics of American President Ronald Reagan and Australian Prime Minister Bob Haw...
Date: 1984 - 1991 By: Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932- Ref: H-548 Description: Political cartoons and caricatures. Quantity: 103 photocopy/ies. Physical Description: Photocopies, A4 size.
Date: 1950 - 1995 By: Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932- Ref: A-284-038/057 Description: Quantity: 20 photocopy/ies. Physical Description: Photocopies of drawings, sizes vary Provenance: Collection of the artist
Date: 1998 By: Brockie, Robert Ellison (Dr), 1932-; National Business Review Ltd; Qantas Airways Ltd Ref: H-593 Description: Political cartoons published in the National Business Review, 1998, and entered in the 1998 Qantas Media Awards. Quantity: 8 photocopy/ies. Physical Descri...