Selected by NZ On Screen Team
This collection brings together classic telly and film moments for the pavlova and pohutukawa season. From broadcasting icons (Goodnight Kiwi, Thingee), to barbies, bickering and beer. Families come together to feed (Kerr, Mathias, Holst), drink (the West clan), fall apart (in full length Gregory King and Niki Caro dramas); and a farmer gets jiggy with the fencing wire.
That's what Captain Cook and his crew ate. Find out more in NZHistory.net entry on the history of Christmas in New Zealand.
Check out this selection of nine historic Christmas cards from the collections of the Alexander Turnbull Library.