• Gannet Pie for Xmas lunch

    That's what Captain Cook and his crew ate. Find out more in entry on the history of Christmas in New Zealand.
  • Dreaming of a white Christmas?

    You won't find it in this series of images from Te Ara chronicling the Kiwi beach picnic from 1915 to 1976.
  • Christmas Cards

    Check out this selection of nine historic Christmas cards from the collections of the Alexander Turnbull Library.