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Holidays (New Zealand)

In New Zealand we have a number of different holidays throughout the year as well as school holidays. Some holidays are for particular regions (provincial ho... Entry last updated: 22/11/17

Anzac

ANZAC is the acronym for Australian and New Zealand Army Corps. It came about In 1914 during World War One when the Australian Army and the New Zealand Army ... Entry last updated: 11/01/17

Calendars

Calendars are a way of dividing and measuring time into manageable pieces. Calendars start with small units building into larger units, days, months, years. ... Entry last updated: 16/01/19

Festivals and celebrations (New Zealand)

New Zealand observes many different festivals and celebrations throughout the year. These include arts , music and film festivals, as well as traditional cel... Entry last updated: 29/05/19

Treaty of Waitangi

Te Tiriti o Waitangi, or the Treaty of Waitangi, was signed on 6 February 1840, and since that time it has been the basis for the relationship between Māori ... Entry last updated: 23/03/17

Cricket

Cricket was an important summer sport in Britain, as far back as the 13th century. The British then introduced this game to the colonies. Cricket is popular ... Entry last updated: 31/05/19

Inca civilisation

The Inca Empire stretched across the central Andes region of South America, with the capital city of Cuzco located in modern-day Peru. The Incas were famous ... Entry last updated: 22/11/17

Mayan civilisation

The Mayans are an ancient people that lived in South America thousands of years ago. They had a calendar more complicated than everyone else, and were amazin... Entry last updated: 12/03/18

Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year, also known as the Lunar New Year or the Spring Festival, is now one of the world's most celebrated festivals. It is the longest public holi... Entry last updated: 08/02/19

Government (New Zealand)

New Zealand has a democratic system of government, with elections taking place every three years. The head of government is the Prime Minister. The system of... Entry last updated: 24/08/18
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