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Is this the life for you?

This poster was created during the Springbok rugby tour protests in 1981 by graphic designer Chris McBride (of Wellington Media Collective) as a personal response to police violence. The image of a...

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Format Poster
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Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

Protest against South African Rugby Board president

Protesters against apartheid and the Springbok Rugby Tour gathered outside Noah's Hotel while the president of the South African Rugby Board (Daine Craven) is inside.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Springbok rugby tour protesters blocking the road

A group of Springbok rugby tour protesters blocking a car from passing through the intersection of Russley Road and Memorial Avenue.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Police and Springbok rugby tour protesters

Police in riot gear drawing their batons against protesters who entered the pitch at Lancaster Park to demonstrate against the Springbok rugby tour.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Police and a Springbok rugby tour protestor

Police in a scuffle with an anti-springbok tour demonstrator outside the venue, Wilding Park, of the Davis Cup tennis match between Great Britain and New Zealand. The incident happened as the Prime...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Springbok rugby tour protesters in Victoria Square

A large crowd of protesters against the Springbok rugby tour gathered in Victoria Square at the 'national day of shame rally' ahead of a march through the central city.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Map of the Springbok tour protest route

Hand-drawn map of the route taken by protesters against the Springbok rugby tour around Lancaster Park. Arrows on the map mark where confrontations with police occurred.

Format Illustration
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Police and Springbok rugby tour protesters

A policeman using bolt cutters to remove the chains linking four Springbok rugby tour protesters, who had chained themselves to the first-floor level scaffolding outside the Canterbury Rugby Union...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Robert Muldoon with Springbok rugby tour protesters

Protesters against the Springbok rugby tour clashing with the Prime Minister Robert Muldoon as he arrives at Pioneer Stadium ahead of Davis Cup tennis games. Police are shown restraining protesters as...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Women against the tour march from Merivale Mall

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 Springbok tour of New Zealand on 1 May 1981 at 7 PM. Depicts black text on buff background with central image of a group of South African...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

Stop the tour, mobilise May 1, 7 pm

Poster announcing march times and locations to protest the 1981 Springbok tour of New Zealand on 1 May 1981 at 7 PM. Depicts intersection of roads as a blue cross on buff background with text in each...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters