8 May

<em>New Zealand Railways Magazine</em> launched

1926 New Zealand Railways Magazine launched

Originally intended as a journal for the Railways Department’s 18,000 staff and their major customers, the New Zealand Railways Magazine evolved into a hugely popular general-interest periodical. Read more...
'Cheryl Moana Marie' hits no. 1

1970 'Cheryl Moana Marie' hits no. 1

Pop singer John Rowles established himself as an international star in the late 1960s. His hit single ‘Cheryl Moana Marie’ sold a million copies worldwide. Read more...