- 1967 in New Zealand
* Estimated Population as of 31 December: 2,745,000 http://www.stats.govt.nz/NR/rdonlyres/24107FC8-E7B5-4CF2-B17C-15E31CCA7D05/0/HistoricalPop.xls]
* Increase since 31/12/1966: 33,700 (1.24%)
* Males per 100 Females: 100.2
Regal and Vice Regal
Head of State- Queen Elizabeth II
*Governor-General - Brigadier Sir Bernard Fergusson GCMG GCVO DSO OBE, followed by Sir Arthur Porritt Bt GCMG GCVO CBE. [Statistics New Zealand: "New Zealand Official Yearbook, 1990". ISSN 0078-0170 page 52]
35th Parliament of New Zealandcommenced, with the second National government in power.
*Speaker of the House -
Roy Jack. Lambert & Palenski: "The New Zealand Almanac", 1982. ISBN 0908570554]
*Prime Minister -
*Deputy Prime Minister -
*Minister of Finance -
Harry Lakethen Robert Muldoon.
*Minister of Foreign Affairs -
* Leader of the Opposition -
Norman Kirk(Labour). [Cite web|url=http://www.elections.org.nz/democracy/leaders-opposition.html|title=Elections NZ - Leaders of the Opposition|accessdate=2008-04-06]
* Leader of the Social Credit Party -
Main centre leaders
Mayor of Auckland- Roy McElroy
*Mayor of Hamilton -
Mayor of Wellington- Frank Kitts
Mayor of Christchurch- George Manning
Mayor of Dunedin- Russell John Calvert
19 January: A gas explosionin the Strongman coal minenear Greymouthkills 19 miners.
10 July: Decimal Currency Day, when the currency was Decimalised with two dollars replacing one pound; see also Coins of the New Zealand dollar.
milkin schools (a half pint daily for each primary school pupil) was stopped, it had been distributed since 1937. Some schools continued it with parents paying. [ [http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/timeline&new_date=10/02 nzhistory.net.nz] ]
Arts and literature
James K. Baxterwins the Robert Burns Fellowship.
1967 in art, 1967 in literature,
New Zealand Music Awards
LOXENE GOLDEN DISC AWARD Lee Grant - Thanks To You
1967 in music
Radio and Television
1967 in New Zealand television, 1967 in television, List of TVNZ television programming, , , Public broadcasting in New Zealand
1967 in film, List of New Zealand feature films, Cinema of New Zealand,
Appointments and awards
New Zealand Order of Merit, Order of New Zealand
Archbishop of New Zealand
Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia, see appointments to Diocese
1967 in sports, , Summer Olympic Games(See and Winter Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games(Check name).
*Athletics::David McKenzie wins his second national title in the men's marathon, clocking 2:21:50 in
Super 14, Rugby Union World Cup, National Provincial Championship, , Bledisloe Cup, Tri Nations Series, Ranfurly Shield
*Cricket: Various Tours,
New Zealand cricket team, Chappell-Hadlee Trophy, Cricket World Cup
New Zealand Open, Check in overseas tourniments.
*Horse racing: See , list winners.
New Zealand Warriors, Bartercard Cup, New Zealand national rugby league team, Rugby League World Cup
Silver Ferns, National Bank Cup, Netball World Championships
New Zealand champions (soccer), New Zealand Football Championship, New Zealand National Soccer League, New Zealand national soccer team, Chatham Cup,
Tall Blacks, New Zealand Breakers
6 January: Craig Perks, golfer.
17 March: Andrew Bird, rowing cox.
27 March: Anthony Thornton, field hockey player.
7 April: Scott Hobson, field hockey player.
17 April: Ian Jones, rugby player.
23 May: Craig Monk, yachtsman.
31 May: Phil Keoghan, television presenter.
15 June: Paul Kingsman, swimmer.
12 July: Anthony Beks, swimmer.
1 August: Cameron Rhodes, actor.
30 August(in England): Justin Vaughan, cricketer.
4 September: Darrin Murray, cricketer.
18 September(in England): Gary Anderson, cyclist.
21 October: Gavin Lovegrove, javelin thrower.
26 October: Keith Urban, country singer.
Bernard Beckett, writer.
Niki Caro, filmmaker.
Megan Gay, actress.
* Katherine Rich, politician.
11 January: Sir Eruera Tirikatene, politician
* February :
Harry Lake, politician
3 November: Alexander Aitken, mathematician
Robert Macalister, Mayor of Wellington.
List of years in New Zealand
Timeline of New Zealand history
History of New Zealand
Military history of New Zealand
Timeline of environmental history of New Zealand
Timeline of New Zealand's links with Antarctica
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