Story: Muldoon, Robert David

1984 election campaign

1984 election campaign

Rob and Thea Muldoon arrive at the Wellington town hall during the 1984 election campaign. The lacklustre approach contrasted with the vigour of earlier campaigns, and was consequently less effective. The National Party’s vote was split by the new, conservative New Zealand Party, and Labour won a landslide victory.

Using this item

Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1984/3057/12
Photograph by John Nicholson

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How to cite this page:

Barry Gustafson. 'Muldoon, Robert David', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 July 2024)