21 April

First Golden Shears competition

1961 First Golden Shears competition

First held at the Masterton War Memorial Stadium in 1961, the Golden Shears competition has become the iconic event for the shearing and wool-handling industry in New Zealand. Read more...
Court Theatre stages first play

1971 Court Theatre stages first play

It was opening night for The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie in Christchurch’s Provincial Council buildings. Read more...