Girl Guides

Girl Guides

Girl Guides Conference delegates

Girl Guides 1949

Frimley [?] Girl Guides 1949

Girl Guides

Girl Guides 2nd Hastings Troop

Home Guard Vice-Regal Visit

Governor-General Sir Cyril Newall meeting members of the Girl Guides

Home Guard Vice-Regal Visit

Porangahau School children and Girl Guides preparing for inspection by Governor General, Sir Cyril Newall

Omatua Girl Guide Camp

Omatua Girl Guide Camp at Rissington

From GirlGuiding Hawke’s Bay website –

“The historic homestead of Omatua, built in 1861, was generously gifted by the Absolom family to GirlGuiding Hawke’s Bay in 1961. Unfortunately, in 1979 the original homestead needed to be replaced, however it was been replaced with a modern complex, giving Omatua a new beginning. Facilities include meeting rooms, accommodation, redeveloped picturesque gardens and camping areas.

Since then,

Royal Visit 1927

The Duchess of York about to inspect the Girl Guides during th Royal visit to Hastings, 4 March 1927 by the Duke and Duchess of York – the future King George VI and Elizabeth, later the Queen Mother

Official party from programme in The Hawke’s Bay Tribune, Thursday 3 March 1927 and Friday 4 March 927 –
Mayor, George A Maddison and Mayoress of Hastings, daughter Joan to present the flowers; Mr Percy R Purser,

Royal Visit 1927

Watching the Girl Guides marching during the Royal visit to Hastings, 4 March 1927 by the Duke and Duchess of York – the future King George VI and Elizabeth, later the Queen Mother

Official party from programme in The Hawke’s Bay Tribune, Thursday 3 March 1927 and Friday 4 March 927 –
Mayor, George A Maddison and Mayoress of Hastings, daughter Joan to present the flowers; Mr Percy R Purser, Town Clerk;