New Zealand Rugby Union

NZRFU, NZRU, New Zealand Rugby Football Union

Founded 1892. Formerly known as the New Zealand Rugby Football Union. The governing body of rugby union in New Zealand. The NZRU has eight representative teams; All Blacks, Junior All Blacks, Sevens, New Zealand Maori, Under 19s, Under 21s, Heartland XV, and NZ Schools. Also governs the Black Ferns (New Zealand women's rugby team) and the Wheel Blacks (New Zealand men's wheelchair rugby team).

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Date: 1976 From: Richards, Trevor, 1946- : Papers Ref: 99-278-23/08 Description: Telegrams, newsletters, publicity material, correspondence and circulars in support of HART's call to cancel the All Blacks tour of South Africa following th...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :'Ouch! didn't see that coming so soon!'. 10 July 2012
Date: 2012 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons By: Setford News Photo Agency Ref: DCDL-0022280 Description: Shows All Black Sonny Bill Williams kicking a rugby ball that represents the 'NZRU' - the ball exclaims in pain. Context: SBW will leave the Chiefs and join ...
Date: 1976 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[27 boxes of cartoons drawn for the "Dominion", 1970-1980s?]. Ref: C-132-823 Description: Shows a group of All Blacks with their luggage, being directed down a long railway tunnel. At the right is a sign which says "Capetown first left". Other Ti...
Date: 1973 - 1975 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[27 boxes of cartoons drawn for the "Dominion", 1970-1980s?]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- Ref: C-132-500/522 Description: Includes cartoons about workers taking sick leave to watch sport; the pressures of HART (Halt All Racist Tours) on Prime Minister Kirk's government; Arthur L...
Date: 1976 From: Walker, Malcolm, 1950- :60 cartoon photocopies published 1975 - 1976 in Sunday News. Ref: H-358-053 Description: Shows a tour protester, who had been displaying a sign reading Stop the tour, knocked over by a group of rugby players rushing towards a sign which reads Sou...
Date: 1994 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Cartoon entries for the Qantas Media Awards, 1994. 25 February 1994 to 23 December 1994. Ref: H-233-034 Description: Shows a number of men with their heads buried in the sand. Refers to Quantity: 1 cartoon bromide(s). Finding Aids: Photocopies available in Pictorial Refe...
Date: 1980 - 1981 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Auckland star (Newspaper) Ref: A-359-343/359 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Quantity: 17 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Black ink on card, sizes var...
Date: 1979 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[Cartoons on topics of defence, politics, social issues, whimsy, medical issues, pollution, conservationists, trade unions, space exploration, animals, police & crime, Television, farming, sport, war, and transport. 1970-1990s]. Ref: B-144-096 Description: The cartoon shows supporters watching as a rugby team and a ballet company toss a coin to see who can use the field. Refers to Athletic Park being used for n...
Date: 2002 By: Tremain, Garrick, 1941-; Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: H-671-001/018 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Shows the 'Peace Processor' machine in action where Jewish and Palestinian antagonists...
Date: 1986 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Auckland star (Newspaper) Ref: A-362-058/083 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Quantity: 26 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Black ink on card, sizes vary.
Date: 1980 - 1982 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Auckland star (Newspaper) Ref: H-743-020/047 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. 028 and 042 also published in 'Alternative Medicine', 1992. Quantity: 28 photocopy/i...
Date: 1967 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-133-446 Description: The first two scenes show men celebrating Wellington College Centennial, and the NZ Rugby Football Union's 75th jubilee. The third is of a man in pyjamas nu...
Date: 1981 From: HART Aotearoa :[Posters around A3 size collected by HART about race relations, apartheid, 1980s, and the Springbok Rugby tour 1981] By: Halt All Racist Tours Ref: Eph-C-RACIAL-HART-1981-02 Description: Shows a crowd of black Africans with their fists raised in the air in protest. Felt tip holograph at the bottom says: Friday May 1st 7.15 p.m. / Central Pos...
Date: 2002 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-674-066/087 Description: Cartoons on political and social issues. Obituary to the Queen Mother. The two methods of applying pressure in the Middle East crisis, awesome fire power and...
Date: 1983 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-136-162 Description: Shows four scenes of two men in a bar discussing sport. One decides he will no longer use his seat at Athletic Park. Refers to the Rugby Union refusing life ...
Winter, Mark, 1958-:HEY BIG SPENDERS.. 20 April 2011
Date: 2011 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017605 Description: Shows an image of a stag's head and a large '$' symbol; superimposed are the words 'Hey BIG SPENDERS.. BOOM BOOM BOOM BOOM'. Context - The Southland Stags ha...
Date: 1995 By: Clark, Laurence, 1949-; New Zealand herald (Newspaper) Ref: A-317-070 Description: New Zealand Prime Minister, Jim Bolger, metamorphasises into former Prime Minister Robert Muldoon, as he copies his stance on the relationship of New Zealand...
Date: 1976 By: Scales, Sydney Ernest, 1916-2003; Otago daily times (Newspaper) Ref: B-154-141 Description: The "final test" is a violent rugby srum between apartheid sport and All Black tours. Extended Title - The Game. Apartheid Sport. All Black Tours. Quantity...
Date: 1985 From: Citizens Opposed to the Springbok Tour : Records Ref: 2003-254-13 Description: Bank statements, raffle book, accounts, some correspondence etc relating to financial matters Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1983 From: Bromhead, Peter, 1933- :One folder of original cartoons on the subject of rugby published in the Auckland Star between 1982 - 1988. Ref: A-322-078 Description: The cartoon shows a man, representing New Zealand, walking in one direction, which is towards the spirit of Gleneagles, while an arrow points in the other di...