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The Gisborne Photo News



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Another feather in their caps is that they are the first club in New Zealand to sport three ladies' roller hockey teams.


Commander H. E. Cave, president of the Royal Overseas League, and the Mayor, Mr H. H. Barker (both at left), speaking to the ten United Kingdom Duke of Edinburgh award winners, who visited Gisborne recently as part of their tour of New Zealand, when they were shown through the Art Gallery and Museum.


Mr Barker indicating a point of interest in a model Maori in the museum to three of the group.


Members of the Gisborne Girls' roller hockey teams who took part in the annual Hastings Blossom Festival parade, were a big hit with the onlookers in their striking uniforms of red and white. A newspaper, reviewing the parade, reported them as "marching well, but looking a trifle embarrassed under the chorus of appreciative whistles which greeted them".