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Regional rugby

The passion and parochialism of provincial rugby helped give the game a special place in New Zealand’s social and sporting history. Read brief histories, highlights and quirky facts about each of New Zealand's 26 regional rugby teams. Read the full article

Page 22 - Buller rugby

Highlights from Buller rugby

Page 23 - West Coast rugby

History and highlights of rugby in the West Coast

The 1913 Great Strike

The Great Strike of 1913 was in fact a series of strikes between mid-October 1913 and mid-January 1914. It was one of New Zealand’s most violent and disruptive industrial confrontations. Read the full article

Page 6 - The 1913 strike in the South Island

Although the 1913 strike had its biggest impact on Auckland and Wellington, the South Island's cities and mining towns were also