Some of the items featured in the Summer 1996/97 (Vol. 5, No. 4) Issue of ‘NFD Communicate’:
- The Deaf Association explains how to book an interpreter, and the difference between an interpreter and communicator.
- A report on the 19th New Zealand Games for the Deaf, held in Auckland during Labour Weekend 1996. Two hundred athletes from Otago to Auckland entered in the following sports: basketball, gold, lawn bowls, netball, ten pin bowling, touch rugby.
- Shona McGhie retires from the NZDSA Executive Committee after 10 years of service as the Hon. Secretary.
- Johanna Brens wins a scholarship to go to the UK to become a trainer of Hearing Dogs.