1906 in New Zealand

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1906 in New Zealand
Decades:

Incumbents[edit]

Regal and viceregal[edit]

Government[edit]

Parliamentary opposition[edit]

Main centre leaders[edit]

Events[edit]

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

April[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Arts and literature[edit]

See 1906 in art, 1906 in literature, Category:1906 books

Music[edit]

See: 1906 in music

Film[edit]

See: Category:1906 film awards, 1906 in film, List of New Zealand feature films, Cinema of New Zealand, Category:1906 films

Appointments and awards[edit]

See:

Sport[edit]

Boxing[edit]

National amateur champions

  • Heavyweight - E. Pearson (Wellington)
  • Middleweight - A. Nash (Christchurch)
  • Lightweight - R. Mayze (Christchurch)
  • Featherweight - J. Godfrey (Auckland)
  • Bantamweight - B. Tracy (Wellington)

Chess[edit]

  • The 19th National Championship was held in Auckland, and was won by R.J. Barnes of Wellington, his 5th title.[3]

Golf[edit]

The 8th National Amateur Championships were held in Christchurch [4]

  • Men: S.H. Gollan (Napier) - 2nd title
  • Women: Mrs Bidwell - 2nd title

Horse racing[edit]

Harness racing[edit]

Rugby[edit]

  • Ranfurly Shield - Auckland successfully defend the shield all season, with wins against Canterbury (29-6), Taranaki (18-5), Southland (48 - 12) and Wellington (11-5).

Soccer[edit]

Provincial league champions:[7]

Tennis[edit]

Births[edit]

Category:1906 births

Deaths[edit]

Category:1906 deaths

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Statistics New Zealand: New Zealand Official Yearbook, 1990. ISSN 0078-0170 page 52
  2. ^ "Elections NZ - Leaders of the Opposition". Retrieved 6 April 2008. 
  3. ^ List of New Zealand Chess Champions
  4. ^ edited by A. H. McLintock (1966). "Mens' Golf - National Champions". An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand. Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand. Retrieved 13 February 2009. 
  5. ^ List of NZ Trotting cup winners
  6. ^ Auckland Trotting cup at hrnz.co.nz
  7. ^ "New Zealand: List of champions". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. 1999. 

External links[edit]

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