Members of the Canterbury Deaf community make for a picnic on a lovely day, with tug-o-war and running races.
Members of the Auckland Deaf Society and friends attend the annual picnic at Orewa Beach in March 1969.
Auckland Deaf community hold their annual picnic at Duders Beach, 1951.
During the 1955 Sports Convention hosted in Christchurch, a picnic is held at Motukarara, by Lake Ellesmere in Canterbury.
During the Sports Convention, Deaf people travel to Motuihe Domain, on Motuihe Island in Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf, for a picnic.
Auckland Deaf Adult Society’s annual picnic takes place north of Orewa beach.
The Christchurch Deaf Club members have a picnic at Diamond Harbour, with traditional sports and activities.
Deaf people get together at John and Verna McRae’s place before heading to Orewa, Auckland for the Annual ADS Picnic.
During the first Deaf sports convention in Auckland 1952, a group of Deaf take a day trip to Orewa.
Christchurch Deaf Club Basketball ‘Deaf Boys’ Picnic at Spencer Park, Sunday 13th March 1977.
This documentary was filmed and edited by Joan Bailey and released in 1976. It covers the preparation and running of the St Dominics Gala Day, as well as Manawatu Deaf Club picnics, and the Manawatu Womens Group.