Story: Māori–Pākehā relations

Protest poster, South African rugby tour, 1960

Protest poster, South African rugby tour, 1960

Dropping Māori players from the 1960 All Black rugby tour of South Africa prompted the first large-scale protests against apartheid sport. This poster was produced by the New Zealand Citizens' All Black Tour Association (CABTA), headed by Rolland O'Regan.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-C-RACIAL-1959-01

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How to cite this page:

Mark Derby, 'Māori–Pākehā relations - Sport and race', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/ephemera/28574/protest-poster-south-african-rugby-tour-1960 (accessed 8 July 2020)

Story by Mark Derby, published 5 May 2011