A group of men from the ADS basketball club are seen chatting outside the Auckland Deaf Society Clubrooms.
The Battle of Whau: a drama by Kelston Deaf students for the opening ceremony of Kelston School for the Deaf, 7th November 1959.
The New Zealand team attending the 10th World Deaf Games in Washington, USA, 1965.
Members of the Auckland Deaf Society and friends attend the annual picnic at Orewa Beach in March 1969.
The Auckland Deaf Society Basketball Club celebrate their ‘Golden’ Anniversary, their 50th anniversary, at the ADS Balmoral clubrooms where people share their memories of being involved in the basketball club.
The opening of Kelston on a site in Archibald Road featured the infamous ‘Te Pakanga o Whau’ (The Battle of Whau) in 1959 where 86 deaf students acted in an outside play featuring a Māori-Pakeha battle near a big gum tree field.
A packed YMCA hall with supporters watching the Auckland vs Christchurch men’s basketball game.