Story: Australia and New Zealand

Fashion parade

New Zealand's exports to Australia were a small part of its overseas trade in the mid-20th century, but in the 1960s there was renewed interest in trade between the two countries, culminating in the NAFTA agreement in 1965. In this clip from 1963, Australian buyers have flown across the Tasman to attend a Wellington fashion show.

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Reference: Pictorial Parade 145. National Film Unit, 1963

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Philippa Mein Smith, 'Australia and New Zealand - Trade relations', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 June 2024)

Story by Philippa Mein Smith, published 20 Jun 2012