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Prime Ministers (New Zealand)

The Prime Minister is the political leader of the New Zealand government and the country. In this entry we will look at what the Prime Minister does. We'll a... Entry last updated: 20/06/17

Ballantyne's fire 1947

Ballantynes is a well-known department store in Christchurch. On 18 November 1947 a fire broke out in the store and many workers became trapped on the upper ... Entry last updated: 13/06/17

Inventors and inventions (New Zealand)

People who create original things from scratch or add something new to an existing creation are known as inventors. Jetboats, electric fences and disposable ... Entry last updated: 19/07/17

Jean Batten (1909 - 1982)

Jean Batten was an early New Zealand aviator. Gaining her pilot licence in 1930, she went on to break multiple records for fastest solo flights. She was famo... Entry last updated: 22/11/17

Creepy-crawlies (New Zealand)

Aotearoa New Zealand is full of creepy crawlies, from the bush to your backyard. These include spiders, insects and other invertebrates (animals that don't h... Entry last updated: 24/04/18

Gold rush (New Zealand)

The New Zealand gold rush began with a discovery of gold in the Coromandel area in 1852. As more gold was discovered, people came to New Zealand from all ove... Entry last updated: 14/05/18

Refugees (New Zealand)

Refugees are people who have been forced to leave their homeland because of war or persecution. Many countries, including New Zealand, have a refugee quota -... Entry last updated: 12/01/17

Natural disasters (New Zealand)

Natural disasters are major, sudden events caused by nature that injure people and damage property. New Zealand is prone to a number of natural disasters. Th... Entry last updated: 06/03/17

Famous people (New Zealand)

Famous New Zealanders come from all walks of life like, sport, politics, the arts, science and technology. They are famous because their achievements make th... Entry last updated: 16/02/17

History (New Zealand)

Aotearoa New Zealand has a unique story involving a variety of people, places and events. In this entry we'll show you the best websites and books to use to ... Entry last updated: 12/04/17
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