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1986 in New Zealand

1986 in New Zealand
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Contents

  • Population 1
  • Incumbents 2
    • Regal and viceregal 2.1
    • Government 2.2
    • Parliamentary opposition 2.3
    • Main centre leaders 2.4
  • Events 3
  • Arts and literature 4
    • Music 4.1
      • New Zealand Music Awards 4.1.1
    • Performing arts 4.2
    • Radio and television 4.3
    • Film 4.4
  • Appointments and awards 5
  • Sport 6
    • Athletics 6.1
    • Commonwealth Games 6.2
    • Cricket 6.3
    • Horse racing 6.4
      • Harness racing 6.4.1
    • Shooting 6.5
    • Soccer 6.6
  • Births 7
  • Deaths 8
  • References 9
  • See also 10

Population

  • Estimated population as of 31 December: 3,313,500[1]
  • Increase since 31/12/1985: 10,400 (0.31%)
  • Males per 100 Females: 97.9

Incumbents

Regal and viceregal

Government

The 41st New Zealand Parliament continued. The fourth Labour Party government was in power.

Parliamentary opposition

Main centre leaders

Events

Arts and literature

See 1986 in art, 1986 in literature, Category:1986 books

Music

New Zealand Music Awards

Winners are shown first with nominees underneath.[6]

  • ALBUM OF THE YEAR Peking Man - Peking Man
    • The Verlaines - Halleujah
    • Patsy Riggir - Patsy Riggir Country
  • SINGLE OF THE YEAR Peking Man - "Room That Echoes"
    • Ardijah - Give Me Your Number
    • Patea Maori Club featuring Dalvanius - E Papa
  • BEST MALE VOCALIST Pat Urlich
    • Malcolm McNeill
    • Sonny Day
  • BEST FEMALE VOCALIST Margaret Urlich
    • Betty Monga
    • Annie Crummer
  • BEST GROUP Peking Man
    • The Patea Maori Group
    • Satellite Spies
  • MOST PROMISING MALE VOCALIST Tex Pistol
    • Simon Alexandra
    • Lyonel Grant
  • MOST PROMISING FEMALE VOCALIST Tania Rowles
    • Ainsley Day
    • Liz Diamond
  • MOST PROMISING GROUP Ardijah
    • Chrome Safari
    • Wentworth Brewster & Co
  • INTERNATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT Herbs
    • The Chills
    • Michael Roy Croft
  • BEST VIDEO Kerry Brown - As The Sun Goes Down (Everything that Flies)
    • Stuart Dryborough - Good Luck To You
    • Fetus Productions/MEC - Flicker
  • BEST PRODUCER Bruce Lynch - Peking Man
    • Ryan Monga/ Dave McArtney/ Trevor Reekie - Give Me Your Number (Ardijah)
    • Glyn Tucker - I Wish I'd Asked
  • BEST ENGINEER Graeme Myhre - Peking Man
    • Ian Morris - Ballad Of Buskin Bob
    • Paul Streekstra/Graham Myhre - Give Me Your Number
    • Graham Myhre - Drive Baby Drive
  • BEST JAZZ ALBUM Phil Broadhurst Trio–Iris
    • John Niland - Inside
    • Alan Broadbent Trio - Further Down The Road
  • BEST CLASSICAL ALBUM NZ Symphony Orchestra - A Song Of Islands
    • Besser & Prosser - Dark Wind/Spring Rain
    • Eugene & Nicolai Albulescu - Rhapsody
    • Mina Foley / Michael Gifford - Mina Foley / Michael Gifford
  • BEST COUNTRY ALBUM Patsy Riggir - Patsy Riggir Country
    • Suzanne Prentice - In Concert
    • Michael Roy Croft - Slow Burnin'
  • BEST FOLK ALBUM Various Artists - Send The Boats Away
    • Chris and Lyn Thompson - Together
    • Boys Of Spirit NZ Trust - Sea Shanties
  • BEST GOSPEL ALBUM Samoan Congregational Christian Church Choir - Matou Te Fia Sauna
    • Paul and Colleen Trenwith and Friends - Brand New Day
    • Ray Watson - Asaph -Throne Of Love
  • BEST POLYNESIAN ALBUM The Five Stars - Flower Of Samoa
    • O Savali A Keriso - E Le Mavae Le Alofa
    • Mahia Blackmore - Little Tui
  • BEST SONG OF THE YEAR Dave Dobbyn - Slice Of Heaven
    • Ryan Monga - Give Me Your Number
    • Dance Exponents - Caroline Skies
  • BEST COVER Phil O'Reilly - Peking Man
    • Ngila Dickson - As the Sun Goes Down
    • Paula & Graham Reid - This Sporting Life

See: 1986 in music

Performing arts

Radio and television

See: 1986 in New Zealand television, 1986 in television, List of TVNZ television programming, Category:New Zealand television, TV3 (New Zealand), Category:New Zealand television shows, Public broadcasting in New Zealand

Film

See: Category:1986 film awards, 1986 in film, List of New Zealand feature films, Cinema of New Zealand, Category:1986 films

Appointments and awards

See: New Zealand Order of Merit, Order of New Zealand

Sport

Athletics

Commonwealth Games

Cricket

  • New Zealand achieve historic test series wins over Australia and England.

Their 1-0 victory over Alan Border's Australians in February/March 1986 was their first series win over Australia at home with a 5 wicket win in the third test at Eden Park. This followed on from their 2-1 series win in Australia in November/December 1985, where Richard Hadlee took a record 33 wickets in three tests.

In June/July 1986 New Zealand achieved their first test series win in England, 1-0, winning the second test at Trent Bridge.

Horse racing

Harness racing

Shooting

  • Ballinger Belt –
    • Mark Buchanan (Australia)
    • Chester Burt (Ashhurst), second, top New Zealander[9]

Soccer

Births

Deaths

References

  1. ^ Statistics New Zealand:Historical Population Estimates
  2. ^ Statistics New Zealand: New Zealand Official Yearbook, 1990. ISSN 0078-0170 page 52
  3. ^ "Elections NZ - Leaders of the Opposition". Retrieved 6 April 2008. 
  4. ^ "Early New Zealand Newspapers". Archived from the original on 4 July 2008. Retrieved 14 June 2008. 
  5. ^ New Zealand Parliament - Parliament timeline
  6. ^ "Awards 1986". Listing. NZ Music Awards. Retrieved 28 September 2012. 
  7. ^ List of NZ Trotting cup winners
  8. ^ Auckland Trotting cup at hrnz.co.nz
  9. ^ "New Zealand champion shot / Ballinger Belt winners". National Rifle Association of New Zealand. Retrieved 11 October 2014. 
  10. ^ Chatham Cup records, nzsoccer.com

See also

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