Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report]

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 based in Temuka, formerly in newspaper advertising, whose work appears in Whangarei Report and the Bay Report (Bay of Islands). His cartoons have also appeared in the Star (Dunedin) and Stratford Press, the Christchurch Star, the Napier Daily Telegraph (1982-1987), Hutt News (1989-1997), Newslink, Gore (1992-1994), Dargaville News (1994-1999), Eastland Sun, Gisborne (1994-1996) and have been published by Carousel, United Feature syndicate, USA. He started writing and illustrating his own books for children in 1999 with the release of 'Little Kiwi is Scared of the Dark'.

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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-:'Daddy won't be long... He's just putting the cat out.' 3 November 2011
Date: 2011 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Northern advocate (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0018961 Description: It is Guy Fawkes night and the family has just finished their firework display and are about to sit down for a drink and something to eat. A child rushes in ...
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...