New Zealand team goes to XIV World Games for the Deaf in Köln, Germany in 1981.
Footage from the sports, meeting, and socialising at the 21st NZ Deaf Sports Convention, Palmerston North 1976.
The Auckland Deaf Netball Club runs a social event to celebrate its first anniversary in 1976.
Athletes and spectators take a day out from the sporting competition to have fun in Wellington, 1954.
On Auckland’s West Coast, Auckland Deaf basketball men train for the New Zealand Deaf Sports Convention in Wellington 1972.
See Hear reports on the New Zealand Deaf Rugby team’s tour of the UK in 1998.
The Christchurch team travel to Palmerston North for the NZ Deaf Sports Convention on Labour Weekend, 1976.
Opening ceremony of the Trans-Tasman Games, Including a traditional Maori welcome for the Australian team.
A group of Auckland Deaf travel to and from Wellington for the New Zealand Deaf Sports Convention during Labour Weekend, 1951.
News Review coverage of the 16th World Games for the Deaf in Christchurch 1989.
The NZ team returns from the XIV World Games for the Deaf, Köln, Germany 1981.
The Deaf community gather in Christchurch for the NZ Deaf Sports Convention in Labour Weekend, 1975.
Members of the Auckland Deaf community welcome friends and competitors from nationwide for the annual Deaf Sports Convention in Auckland 1952, and take a trip into Auckland City.
The Australian and New Zealand Deaf men play basketball at the Trans-Tasman Games, held at Lincoln College, Canterbury in January 1979.
NZ Deaf Sports Convention hosted by Manawatu Deaf Club in Palmerston North, 1981.
Coverage of the Trans-Tasman Deaf Games, Lincoln College, Christchurch, 10 January 1979, including opening ceremony and various sports.
An informal annual rugby game between teams of Deaf men, married and single, which was played on one of Kelston Deaf Education Centre’s fields.
A good crowd gathers to the deep south, Dunedin for the NZ Deaf Sports Convention in 1983.
Opening ceremony and events at the 16th World Games for the Deaf, Christchurch 1989.
Scenes from NZ Deaf Sport Convention in Christchurch 1979, with sports such as shot-put and athletics, including some impressive sprinting and middle distance running.
NZ Deaf Sports Convention is held at Rugby Park, Christchurch in 1955.
Coverage of the Labour Weekend NZ Deaf Sports Convention at Lower Hutt, Wellington in 1977.
Deaf people go to Waihora Park Domain, in Motukarara for a day out, with sports!
The 34th New Zealand Games for the Deaf, hosted by Auckland, concludes with a prizegiving and social evening at Auckland Deaf Society 1990.
Interesting footage of the NZ Deaf Sports Convention in Palmerston North, 1981, filmed by Sue Penman.
The 1953 New New Zealand Deaf Sports Convention is held in Christchurch, with sports, fun, and day trips.
Deaf Aucklanders make their way down to Wellington in a van for the Labour Weekend sports. Stopping on the way, they prepare for a day of sports and socialising.
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.
The Christchurch Deaf Mens Basketball team travel to Greymouth, accompanied by the Deaf netball team.