Either the first or second swimming carnival to be held in Feilding - while the caption reads "Feilding's first swimming sports", this event was reported in the Feilding Star on February 11, 1909, where it was stated that this event was the second of its kind.
The event was held on Charles Carr's farm on Ranfurly Road, February 10, 1909. About 300 people attended on the day, according to the article in the Feilding Star.
The photographer is unknown.Read More
The Basketball B Team at Manchester Street School, photographed in 1938.
In the photo: Standing: ....., ....., ....., J.Strawbridge, Shirley Burne, Mona Bell.
Sitting: Fay Rasonishi, Violet Boyles, Joy Smith.Read More
The original Feilding Golf Clubhouse, built in Aorangi in 1911 after the club transferred its location from Awahuri Road. According to the Feilding Golf Club website, members of the club built the clubhouse themselves. At the time, membership was held by about 40 men and 20 ladies. The date and subjects of the photograph are unknown.Read More
Caption on photograph reads: Picture taken at the first course acquired by the Feilding Golf Club, the land being in Awahuri Road, opposite Kitchener Park and now farmed by Mr Tom York. Left to right: Messers L. Gorton, D. Pryde, S. Parkes, J. Power, B. Banks and W.H. McLean. The woolshed in the background was used as a clubhouse by the pioneers.
This photo was published in the Feilding Herald in 1968 (although it was taken much earlier), as part of an article reporting on the opening of the new clubhouse.Read More
The Prince of Manavadar's State Hockey Team plus some Feilding players, in 1938 at Johnston Park, Feilding.
The Feilding players are as named, from left to right:
Back: M. Grinrod; W. Hocken; T. Packer; C. Whiteman; E. Reid
Centre: Unknown; Kilkolly (Taihape); S. Hocken; Unknown; Wham (Taihape), Fleet (Taihape).
Front: All players unknown.Read More
The Feilding Technical School Rugby Team, photographed in 1910. Several of these boys were soldiers killed in action during the First World War.
In the photo:
Back Row: Mostyn Jones; Harold Fraser; Gordon Wilson; Major Eade; Hugh Crabb; Hooper; John Swainson.
Front Row: Jack Spooner; Dip Eade; Isles; Ron Worsfold; Lange; Dillon; Jack Cornfoot; Webster.Read More
Feilding A Team, winners of the Manawatū Cricket Association Championship in 1911. In the photo:
Back Row: A. Wilson; J. Power; G. Goodbehere; A. M. Ongley; G. Fitzpatrick.
Front Row: C. Webster (Scorer); A. J. Trevena; F. D. Clayton (President); W. H. McLean (Captain); D. M. Montgomery (Vice-President); G. Webster; R. Prior.Read More
The Feilding & District Association Representative Cricket Team, photographed in 1911 after winning a match against Whanganui.
In the photo:
Back row: J. Robson; W. H. McLean; F. C. Burnett; J. A. Sinclair; C. Millen.
Front row: P. Stitt; M. Goldsbury; G.C. Hart (Captain); E. Masters; L. Pleasants.
Star Football Club first XV, photographed in 1893. In the photo:
Back row: W. Haymes; H. Haslam (Umpire); R. Upchurch; H. Carman; W. Waters; J. Taylor; J. A. Shennan; R. Read;
Centre: H. Osborne; L. Garrard; S. Collins; W. Carman; F. Billman (Captain); A. W. Burnett; W. Murrell; R. Carswell; J. Bur?.Read More
Feilding Technical School Football Team, photographed in 1916 as the winners of the Junior Competition and Rogers Cup. In the photo:
Back Row: S. James (Lock); M. Bowler (Hooker); V. Lawrence (Break-Away); R. Syme (Forward); R. Young (Break-Away); M. McConachie (Half-Back); R. Stewart (Support); J. Bull (Vice-President).
Middle Row: A. B. Miers (Secretary & Treasurer); L. Boddy (Hooker); G. Wilson (Captain 1st Five-Eighth); J. James (Vice-Captain); J. Matthews (President).
Front Row: L. Bramwell (2nd Five-Eighth); P. Patterson (Support); W. Smellie (Centre Three-Quarter); H. Morris (Wing Three-Quarter).
Absent: J. Spooner (Wing Three-Quarter); C. Eade (Full-Back); P. Burbell (Forward).Read More
The Feilding Hockey Association Team in Hamilton, after winning the Norden Cup in 1920. In the photo:
Back Row: A. V. Brown; W. Burgess; W. Fisher (Referee); C. Burgess; J. Thompson; G. H. Chadwick; T. Auld; R. J. Houston.
Sitting: H. W. Griffin; A. M. Smart; N. G. McDougall (Captain); B. Hostick (Vice-Captain); B. Hobday (Manager).
Front: J. Simmonds; C. Beach.