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Guilford/Guildford NZ Directories -
NZ Time Line: Src: 1981
rugby team's tour brings widespread disruption.
Zealand general election, 1981.
signed with Australia.
First köhanga reo established.
Year-long wage, price
and rent freeze imposed lasts until 1984.
First New Zealand
Football team to compete at FIFA World
nuclear-powered United States Navy frigate "Texas" sparks protests.
Information Act replaces Official
Te Hikoi ki Waitangi
march and disruption of Waitangi Day celebrations.
exceeds that of the South Island.
Zealand general election, 1984 won by Labour
under David Lange.
crisis follows general election; outgoing Prime Minister Robert
Muldoon refuses to implement advice of Prime Minister elect David Lange.
New Zealand dollar by 20 percent.
July: David Lange becomes New
Zealand's 32nd Prime Minister; Fourth
Labour government formed.
Finance Minister Roger Douglas begins
deregulating the economy.
New Zealand ratifies
the United Nations Convention
on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women