Holidays

Legal holidays, National holidays, Public holidays
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Date: 1993 From: Walker, Malcolm 1950- :Sunday News cartoons. 21 February - 20 March 1993. Ref: H-119-001 Description: Shows a man smoking a cigar and wearing a fur-trimmed overcoat. He strides out of a door, carrying a suitcase, which is labelled Telecom and covered in stic...
Date: 1982 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Auckland star (Newspaper) Ref: A-360-096/113 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand political and social issues. Quantity: 18 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Black ink on card, sizes vary. Provenance: Do...
Date: 1942-[ca 1947] From: McKenzie, Roy Allan (Sir), 1922-2007: Photographs Ref: PA1-o-1588 Description: Includes - Roy McKenzie's memorial to his brother Don who was killed in a flying accident off the Canterbury coast in 1942. Group and other photographs of RA...
Date: 1917-1924 From: Beeton, Edith Audrey Mayson, 1890-1980: Photographs of the New Zealand hospital, St George's Hill, Weybridge, England, 1914-1918 Ref: PA1-o-854 Description: One page shows general views of sports held at the New Zealand Military Hospital at Walton on Thames in 1917. There are personal photographs of Audrey Beeto...
"What a day Rangi! A day to recognise past injustices, a day to repair damages, a day to embrace change, a day to come togeth..." "Give it a break bro! I'm trying to have a kip!" 6 February, 2004
Date: 2004 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0005131 Description: Shows two people fishing on a beach. One describes the significance of Waitangi Day, while the other tells him to stop the description as he is trying to get...
Slane, Christopher, 1957- :How the Grinch stole your holiday. 20 February 2012
Date: 2012 From: Slane, Christopher, 1957-:[Digital cartoons published in the Listener, New Zealand Herald, or New Zealand Farmers' Weekly] By: Listener (Periodical) Ref: DCDL-0020262 Description: Shows Prime Minister John Key as a the Grinch running off with a fishing rod and skateboard. The character is the Grinch from Dr Seuss's children's book 'How...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :'Nothing on except repeats...' 29 December 2012
Date: 2012 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons Ref: DCDL-0023736 Description: A man watches the television, which has news stories of attacks on police, out of control parties, binge drinking, road toll, drownings, trampers getting lo...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :'As PM and Tourism Minister I can't understand it! Don't they realise what 100% Pure NZ has to offer? "I'm lovin' it"...' 5 January 2013
Date: 2013 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons By: Setford News Photo Agency Ref: DCDL-0023742 Description: Shows Prime Minister John Key lounging at his holiday home in Hawaii, reading a newspaper and expressing his confusion about the decrease in overseas tourist...
Winter, Mark 1958- :Government - out of tune... 14 March 2013
Date: 2013 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0024221 Description: Shows a music staff with the words, 'We don't like Mondayising', playing on the lyrics to the 1979 song, 'I don't like Mondays' by the Boomtown Rats. Refers ...
Workers face losing two public holidays in 2011. 13 January 2011
Date: 2011 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] Ref: DCDL-0016838 Description: The words 'The weekend' appear across the cartoon. Text above reads 'Workers face losing two public holidays in 2011'. Below are two people ready for a holi...
Winter, Mark 1958- :Labouring the point. 20 February 2012
Date: 2012 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0020303 Description: The three versions of the cartoon refer to the controversy over 'mondayisation'. This year, 2012, Waitangi Day falls on a Sunday and Anzac Day falls on Easte...
Winter, Mark 1958- :Sum..um...umm...er. 23 January 2012
Date: 2012 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0020018 Description: A snowman hums about summer. Refers to snow and rain over the summer holidays in New Zealand. Quantity: 1 digital cartoon(s).
Winter, Mark 1958- :Claustrophobia. 26 December 2012
Date: 2012 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] By: Southland times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0023779 Description: Cartoon showing the word, "Claustrophobia', with an agitated-looking Santa Claus saying, 'Oh oh oh, only 363 days to go till Christmas'. Quantity: 1 digital...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :New Zealand has been named top travel destination by the Lonely Planet Guidebooks. Waikato Times, 17 January 2003.
Date: 2003 From: Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Waikato Times]. Ref: DX-014-131 Description: New Zealand identified as the top travel destination in the world by the Lonely Planet Guidebooks - what does this mean for New Zealanders looking for an exo...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941-:Four months until the next long weekend. Waikato Times, 7 June, 2005.
Date: 2005 From: Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Waikato Times]. Ref: DX-014-740 Description: Scene shows a glum-looking man driving a car in the direction of a signpost which says, 'four months until the next long weekend'; a second signpost, saying,...
"We exporters are really hurting with our strong dollar! I want to speak with someone in Cabinet." "There's no one available. They're all away on cheap overseas holidays." 9 July, 2003.
Date: 2003 From: Fletcher, David, 1952- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0001328 Description: 'The politician' cartoon strip. An exporter arrives at reception in the parliamentary office wanting to speak to a politician about how the strong dollar is ...
The Gold Coast waterways. "There have been more vicious dog attacks in New Zealand." 11 February, 2003.
Date: 2006 From: Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Waikato Times]. Ref: DCDL-0001571 Description: A man stands up to his waist in a waterway somewhere on the Gold Coast. He is reading the paper and comments to his wife that there have been more vicious do...
Fletcher, David 1952- :'The Minister has been accused of talking down the value of our dollar!' 'Don't worry, he'll be talking it up again... soon...He's got an overseas holiday coming up.' The Dominion, 28 May, 2002.
Date: 2002 From: Fletcher, David, 1952- :Digital cartoons Ref: DX-005-287 Description: 'The Politician' cartoon strip. Quantity: 1 digital image(s).
Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :'After the outrage he's expressed at beheadings I'm feeling strangely safe this thanksgiving!' Otago Daily Times, 21 November 2004.
Date: 2004 From: Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times] Ref: DX-022-121 Description: Two turkeys converse about their chances of not being beheaded for thanksgiving 2004 as a farmer walks past. Refers to the beheading of hostages in Iraq by e...
Boxing Day GPS units?... 26 December 2010
Date: 2011 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0016853 Description: The title reads 'Boxing Day GPS units?... A family starts off on holiday in their laden car. Father looks beset while mother screams at the fighting kids in ...