Tomato sauce squeezie bottle. Classic Kiwiana. Goes with meat pies, fish and chips and sausages

Tomato sauce squeezie bottle. Classic Kiwiana. Goes with meat pies, fish and chips and sausages

Jandals the kiwi word for flip flops or thongs is a combination made in 1957 from Japanese and sandals. It's a cultural icon in New Zealand. Although the word Jandal is an abbreviation of ‘Japanese Sandal’, it is actually a trademark of the Skellerup company – one of the earliest manufacturers of the modern design – and, as such, is rarely used outside New Zealand.

Jandals the kiwi word for flip flops or thongs is a combination made in 1957 from Japanese and sandals. It's a cultural icon in New Zealand. Although the word Jandal is an abbreviation of ‘Japanese Sandal’, it is actually a trademark of the Skellerup company – one of the earliest manufacturers of the modern design – and, as such, is rarely used outside New Zealand.

L! L & P (Lemon and Paeroa) is a New Zealand soft drink(pop), it's so famous, there's even a monument to it.

L! L & P (Lemon and Paeroa) is a New Zealand soft drink(pop), it's so famous, there's even a monument to it.

Skellerup, "gumboots" as we know them.   Very popular on farms and cities around New Zealand.

Skellerup, "gumboots" as we know them. Very popular on farms and cities around New Zealand.

kiwi kiwi - Is it a kiwi-fruit or kiwi bird? In NZ, kiwi is the bird, "kiwifruit" is what you eat. Kiwis (the people from NZ) love them both!

kiwi kiwi - Is it a kiwi-fruit or kiwi bird? In NZ, kiwi is the bird, "kiwifruit" is what you eat. Kiwis (the people from NZ) love them both!

Pavlova! Pavlova is a world famous dessert which was first made in New Zealand. Naturally, pavlova is traditionally topped with kiwi-fruit!

Pavlova! Pavlova is a world famous dessert which was first made in New Zealand. Naturally, pavlova is traditionally topped with kiwi-fruit!

MARMITE- ok so its also exists elsewhere, but many kiwis are very passionate about Marmite. Marmite made the news recently when stocks ran low due to the Christchurch Earthquake.

MARMITE- ok so its also exists elsewhere, but many kiwis are very passionate about Marmite. Marmite made the news recently when stocks ran low due to the Christchurch Earthquake.

Zorb (noun) Zorbing (verb). The Zorb is another New Zealand invention - purely for fun.

Zorb (noun) Zorbing (verb). The Zorb is another New Zealand invention - purely for fun.


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Buzzy Bee is a small pull along child's toy. It was produced in massive numbers in the 1950-80's. Made from wood with small springs for the antennae. When pulled along by the string it would click and the wings would rotate. It was a favourite with generations of New Zealand children and many grandparents still buy one for their mokopuna today. Unfortunately the toy is now manufactured overseas and some parts are now plastic.

Buzzy Bee is a small pull along child's toy. It was produced in massive numbers in the 1950-80's. Made from wood with small springs for the antennae. When pulled along by the string it would click and the wings would rotate. It was a favourite with generations of New Zealand children and many grandparents still buy one for their mokopuna today. Unfortunately the toy is now manufactured overseas and some parts are now plastic.

Pineapple Lumps - a soft, chewy pineapple-flavoured centres covered with chocolate. try them at room temperature, chilled or frozen for different textures.

Pineapple Lumps - a soft, chewy pineapple-flavoured centres covered with chocolate. try them at room temperature, chilled or frozen for different textures.

Tomato sauce goes with everything, and there's only one brand you trust.

Tomato sauce goes with everything, and there's only one brand you trust.

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Google Image Result for http://www.infonews.co.nz/photos/600-Four_Square_Man.jpg

marmite - a great kiwi icon, spread on toast - hope it's back soon!!

marmite - a great kiwi icon, spread on toast - hope it's back soon!!

Longest Drink In Town milkshake cup // NZ icon

Longest Drink In Town milkshake cup // NZ icon

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Google Image Result for http://www.prints.co.nz/Merchant2/graphics/00000001/8847_Dick_Frizzell_Four_Four_Time.jpg

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