The Sign Singers perform ‘You’re My Sunshine’ at the 1985 Telethon.
Inside Out produces a programme about New Zealand Sign Language, its value to the Deaf community as well as its artistic forms.
National Foundation for the Deaf produce a promotional video explaining their role and the purpose of their member organisations.
Coverage from the New Zealand Deaf Games in Wellington 1989, including athletics, long jump, discus, shot-put. The men’s basketball final saw Wellington competing against Christchurch, followed by a closing awards ceremony.
Weekend celebrations are kickstarted with a Māori Deaf kapa haka group to perform a haka powhiri. Vintage teachers such as Les Bury briefly summarise their experiences of working in Deaf education over the years.
A farewell party is thrown for John and Laura Hunt at the Auckland Deaf Society, prior to their move to Melbourne. The farewell was attended by over 100 members of the Auckland Deaf community.