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Encyclopedia of NZ 16h
Today marks 70 years since assisted immigration resumed after WW2 - read more about immigration regulation here:
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Today in History 23 Aug 1939, Writer Robin Hyde dies in London
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Today in History 23 Aug 1947, Assisted immigration resumes after war
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Today in History 22 Aug 1969, First 'Young Farmer of the Year' chosen 22 August 1969
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NZHistory Aug 20
Just updated: biography of Colin Meads -
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NZHistory Aug 20
Replying to @BR3NDA
Neighbouring station was Ohingaiti? Looks like town was 'Taihape' from start ? - 'O' used 4 Special Settlement tho
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Today in History 21 Aug 1915, New Zealanders attack Hill 60 in the Gallipoli campaign
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Today in History 21 Aug 1958, Auckland pedestrians begin 'Barnes Dance'
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Today in History 20 Aug 1940, 36 killed when Turakina sunk by German raider in Tasman
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Today in History 20 Aug 1904, First use of kiwi as unofficial national symbol?
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Today in History 19 Aug 2012, Three New Zealand soldiers killed in Afghanistan
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Today in History 19 Aug 1944, Kiwi pilot's sacrifice saves French village
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Today in History 18 Aug 1971, Deadline for Vietnam pull-out announced
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Today in History 18 Aug 1955, 20-year-old hanged for murder
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Today in History 18 Aug 1910, Champion rower Dick Arnst wins race on Zambezi River
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Today in History 17 Aug 1942, Attack on the Nino Bixio
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Today in History 17 Aug 1839, New Zealand Company ship Tory arrives
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Archives New Zealand Aug 15
Antarctica's Ross Dependency comes under NZ administration 1923
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Today in History 16 Aug 2008, Evers-Swindell twins defend Olympic rowing title at Beijing
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Today in History 16 Aug 1944, CORSO formed
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