Some of the items featured in the Summer 1986 (Vol. 22, No. 3) issue of ‘New Zealand Deaf News’:
- It was agreed to hand over the administration and bookkeeping of the Deaf Association to the NDF from 1 January 1986, as it was becoming too big to handle with $400,000 the total budget for 1986.
- ADS had its first leadership training course at Kelston for its Board and Combined Sports Committee.
- Advertisement: “Do you need an interpreter? If there is any time you don’t understand what is being said, then you need an interpreter. The interpreters are on call 24 hours a day for emergency work only, but if you need an interpreter for your own private use, they are available at $10 per hour.