The 1981 Springbok rugby tour - 1981 Springbok tour | NZHistory, New Zealand history online | pe |
For 56 days in July, August and September 1981, New Zealanders were divided against each other in the largest civil disturbance seen since the 1951 waterfront dispute. The cause of this was the visit of the South African rugby team – the Springboks.

Via Ian Adamson