Auckland Deaf Society

Deaf Day Trip to Orewa

During the first Deaf sports convention in Auckland 1952, a group of Deaf take a day trip to Orewa.
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During the first Deaf Sports Convention in Auckland, a group of Deaf hire a bus and make a trip to Orewa Beach for a fun picnic and swim. After the bus trip and arriving at the beach, various activities take place – including an impromptu rugby game, swimming, and enjoying a picnic to catch up with old friends. Later, a ‘Bathing Beauties Parade’ is held.

Donated by Auckland Deaf Society
Produced by John McRae
Original format 3" 8mm
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