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Spaceman Coloring - Spaceman Coloring , Roaming Tacos A Tasty Globetrotting Far From Typical 1970s Childhood, Childhood Memories, Coloring Books, Coloring Pages, 80s Food, Fruit Sticks, Candy Cigarettes, Kiwiana, Kids Growing Up

Don’t Mess With The Classics

Note: Due to repetitive theft by those who take my intellectual property from this blog without my permission, and reproduce it as merchandise for sale on sites such as Ebay, Redbubble and Trade Me…

Little Gems - Play School, Playschool

Little Gems - Play School, Playschool

Little Gems, Full episode guides, loads of images, text, sounds from a vast list of old childrens TV

The Four Square Man.

Fourgone Confusions

Four Square was once a very popular chain of corner stores and mini-markets everywhere in New Zealand, and to a degree also Australia. That is until ursurped by the mass marketing (literally as wel…

Longest Drink in Town recreation copy Choices Game, Long Drink, Kiwiana, Long A, Line Drawing, Trivia, Painted Rocks, New Zealand, Growing Up

The Longest Drink In Town – longwhitekid

Posts about The Longest Drink In Town written by longwhitekid

New Zealand cartoonist Murray Ball, who created long-running comic strip Footrot Flats, dies aged 78 after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's disease. Footrot Flats, Punch Magazine, New Zealand Houses, Nz Art, Kiwiana, All Things New, The Good Old Days, Feature Film, What Is Like

What makes New Zealand Kiwi – Part 2

Some Kiwi music for you… Buzzy Bee This toy was first seen in New Zealand in 1948. It’s popularity soared with the post-war baby boom. When pulled along its wings rotate and it makes a clicki…

nz art design - nz art + nz art kiwiana + nz artists + nz art paintings + nz art for kids + nz art prints + nz art design + nz art patterns Sand Crafts, Seashell Crafts, Rock Crafts, Arts And Crafts, Diy Crafts, Album Photo Voyage, Fun Craft, Craft Ideas, Craft Tutorials

New Zealand Alphabet gift wrap or poster by Tanya Wolfkamp

New Zealand alphabet gift wrap or poster by Tanya Wolfkamp of Wolfkamp and Stone. Letters illustrated with Kiwi icons and has a colourful, retro look.

Here's 50 things EVERY New Zealander remembers from their childhood New Zealand Image, Visit New Zealand, Maori Patterns, New Zealand Houses, Nz Art, Kiwiana, My Childhood Memories, 1980s Childhood, Rock Crafts

Goodnight Kiwi Christmas | Television | NZ On Screen

Goodnight Kiwi Christmas - New Zealand's beloved Goodnight Kiwi has been through a number of incarnations since debuting on South Pacific Television (later TV2) in the mid 1970s. TVNZ, aware that many Kiwis still held "a tremendous affection" for the kiwi and his cat, commissioned three animated spots to mark the 2008 Christmas holiday season. Auckland animator Tim Hunt was given the job of updating the originals while still retaining the hand-drawn, 2D look of the originals. Of…

Old Farmers Santa parade Auckland City Nz History, Nz Art, Auckland New Zealand, Kiwiana, Tonne, Shopping Day, Island Life, Back In The Day, What Is Like

Santa turns the big five-o

The famous Farmers Santa on Whitcoulls corner celebrates his 50th year as a nostalgic festive icon on Auckland’s CBD sky line.