Story: Australians

Cathy Coleborne

Cathy Coleborne is an Australian who has taught history at Waikato University since 1999. In New Zealand she has become a follower of rugby and rugby league, sports that are more popular in New Zealand than Victoria. In spite of the traditional rivalry between the two countries, she is a supporter of the New Zealand All Blacks rugby team.

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John Wilson, 'Australians - Into the present', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 March 2023)

Story by John Wilson, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 10 Mar 2015