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Opening ceremony, 1990 Auckland Commonwealth Games

The opening ceremony of the 14th Commonwealth Games portrayed New Zealand's beginnings and clearly placed it as a Pacific nation.

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Joseph Romanos, 'Olympic and Commonwealth games - New Zealand as the Commonwealth Games host', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/37936/opening-ceremony-1990-auckland-commonwealth-games (accessed 18 July 2019)

Story by Joseph Romanos, published 5 Sep 2013, reviewed & revised 16 Sep 2016