Whangarei report (Newspaper)

The Report is the longest surviving community paper in the Whangarei district. It was established nearly 20 years ago and its circulation has increased to 37,600.

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Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"There! Simple!... by YOU doing the shopping on foot, we counteract the GST increase on groceries, with what we save on petrol!" 7 October 2010
Date: 2010 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017664 Description: A man sits at the table scrutinising the family finances. His wife and screaming child arrive home from doing the shopping. His wife is so overloaded with sh...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"If we want to catch the tide, now is NOT the time to talk about joining the Auckland watersiders' strike!" 8 March 2012
Date: 2012 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0020464 Description: The skipper of a small fishing boat is impatient to catch the tide and yells at his mate who is doing all the loading that now is NOT the time to talk about ...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :'Hey Mavis - come and look at this... one of those anti-profit protestors is camping on our fron lawn! ...' 24 November 2011
Date: 2011 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0019578 Description: Relates to the protest movement dubbed 'Occupy' after 'Occupy Wall Street' that began in New York and spread across the western world. The protests were aga...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :Nurses battling 'moral distress'. 20 August 2012
Date: 2012 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0022652 Description: Shows one nurse rubbing her backside as she walks out of a hospital room. She says to the new nurse to watch out for this patient. The patient is lying in h...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"This'll be interesting... after giving us a lecture on cutting down on electricity because the price is going up - he's about to read that beer is up too!" 5 March 2012
Date: 2012 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0020467 Description: A man is trying to get his family to save electricity by banning its use for all kinds of pleasures. His wife notices that he is about to read in the paper ...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"No - I'm not promoting a new flag - I'm just recovering the results of the kids' new 'creative-thinking' homework activities" 25 February 2010
Date: 2010 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017632 Description: A man climbs to the top of a tree to rescue granddad's longjohns that the kids have tied to the tree top like a flag. The children stand to attention down be...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :'Alright - who started the rumour that this school was amongst the assets that government is selling - and you lot are part of the closing-down sale?'. 17 May 2012
Date: 2012 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0021730 Description: Shows primary schoolchildren lookng at their teacher holding the door closed against rioting parents outside. Context: NZEI has said parents should worry abo...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"I agree - ripping up the land ruins the natural beauty of the countryside - but you're still going to dig the garden!" 1 April 2010
Date: 2010 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017637 Description: A woman, in extreme frustration, hauls her husband away from cricket on TV and tries to shove him out into the garden saying 'I agree - ripping up the land r...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :'That wasn't very nice - he only asked if we'd had good weather for our holiday'. 16 January 2012
Date: 2012 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0019991 Description: A man flies into a rage and throws a tarpaulin at his friendly neighbour who has asked if they had good weather while on their camping holiday. Context: Many...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"I, for one, reckon cops shouldn't be armed!" 4 November 2010
Date: 2010 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017668 Description: A couple of armed thugs have just robbed a house and set off the alarms which have alerted the police. One of the burglars says 'I, for one, reckon cops shou...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"Good news honey! ...I found that list of jobs that you promised to do on a rainy day!". 24 June 2013
Date: 2013 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0025286 Description: A man in wet-weather gear is outside clearing up an enormous pile of storm debris, when his partner leans out the window and tells him that she has found hi...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"Well - THAT was a bit weird". 22 April 2013
Date: 2013 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Timaru herald (Newspaper); Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0024590 Description: Shows a man and woman walking past a crowd of people waving goodbye, as a car marked, 'just married' drives away. The man comments to the woman that it's a ...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"Hoy!... before USA whisks you off to solve their financial crisis - you're 50c short here." 4 August 2011
Date: 2011 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0018502 Description: A group of men sit round a table in a pub enjoying a spirited conversation about the 'US debt crisis' and the danger of 'time running out for debt deals' - b...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"It's ok - it's not the force 6 that they are expecting..." 16 September 2010
Date: 2010 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017661 Description: The room shakes and shudders, ornaments fall off the mantelpeice, pictures fly off the walls and the family is jolted from chairs. It's granny upstairs doing...
Date: 2002 By: Darroch, Bob, 1940-; Star (Dunedin, N.Z.); Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: H-688-001/010 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand social issues and politics. Fathers taken to task over violent behaviour at children's sports, results of new alcohol study, mothers ...
Date: 2007-2013 By: Darroch, Bob, 1940-; Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DC-Group-0033 Description: Cartoons by Bob Darroch on New Zealand and international political issues. Part of the NZ Cartoon Archive New Zealand freelance cartoonist and illustrator ...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"And - By buying now - I just saved enough to counteract the interest on the first repayment of the loan I had to get!" 18 February 2010
Date: 2010 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017631 Description: A man has arrived home with a hire trailer piled high with new acquisitions. He tells his startled wife and children that 'By buying now - I just about saved...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"That's what I got busted for!" 26 August 2010
Date: 2010 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017658 Description: A couple of criminals chat in their cell. One of them holds a newspaper with a heading 'Anti-stress medication - Pills being developed to help you relax' and...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"Dad was helping Billy by explaining some of the sex-education stuff he got from school - and he fainted" 28 October 2010
Date: 2010 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017667 Description: A child rushes into the kitchen and tells her mother that 'Dad was helping Billy by explaining some of the sex-education stuff he got from school - and he fa...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"My hubby gave me some golf clubs for Xmas..." 4 February 2010
Date: 2010 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0017629 Description: In a series of about ten vignettes a woman tells her friend that her husband gave her golf clubs for Christmas and is teaching her how to play, but 'It's all...