1906 in New Zealand
- 1 Incumbents
- 2 Events
- 3 Arts and literature
- 4 Sport
- 5 Births
- 6 Deaths
- 7 See also
- 8 References
- 9 External links
Regal and viceregal
- Speaker of the House - Arthur Guinness (Liberal)
- Prime Minister - Richard Seddon (until 10 June) then William Hall-Jones (until 6 August), then Joseph Ward (all Liberal)
- Minister of Finance - Richard Seddon (until 10 June) then William Hall-Jones (until 6 August), then Joseph Ward
- Attorney-General - Albert Pitt (until 18 Nov) then John Findlay (both Liberal)
- Chief Justice — Sir Robert Stout
Main centre leaders
- Mayor of Auckland - Arthur Myers
- Mayor of Wellington - Thomas Hislop
- Mayor of Christchurch - Charles Gray then John Hall
- Mayor of Dunedin - Joseph Braithwaite then George Lawrence
10 June: Prime Minister Richard Seddon died suddenly in office of a heart attack, ending a 13-year premiership.
Arts and literature
See: 1906 in music
National amateur champions
- Heavyweight - E. Pearson (Wellington)
- Middleweight - A. Nash (Christchurch)
- Lightweight - R. Mayze (Christchurch)
- Featherweight - J. Godfrey (Auckland)
- Bantamweight - B. Tracy (Wellington)
- The 19th National Championship was held in Auckland, and was won by R.J. Barnes of Wellington, his 5th title.
The 8th National Amateur Championships were held in Christchurch 
- Men: S.H. Gollan (Napier) - 2nd title
- Women: Mrs Bidwell - 2nd title
- Ranfurly Shield - Auckland successfully defend the shield all season, with wins against Canterbury (29-6), Taranaki (18-5), Southland (48 - 12) and Wellington (11-5).
Provincial league champions:
- Auckland: North Shore AFC
- Canterbury: Christchurch Club
- Otago: Northern
- Southland: Nightcaps
- Taranaki: Eltham
- Wellington: Diamond Wellington
- Anthony Wilding wins both the singles and doubles (with Rodney Heath) titles at the Australian Open.
- 19 January: Robin Hyde, poet and novelist
- 27 February: Mal Matheson, cricketer
- 5 April: Ted Morgan, Olympic boxer
- 8 August: John Hutton, artist
- 10 June: Richard Seddon, 15th Prime Minister of New Zealand (died in office)
- 6 August: George Waterhouse, 7th Premier of New Zealand (died in UK)
- 21 September: Joseph Dransfield, mayor of Wellington and politician.
- 18 November: Albert Pitt, politician.
- List of years in New Zealand
- Timeline of New Zealand history
- History of New Zealand
- Military history of New Zealand
- Timeline of the New Zealand environment
- Timeline of New Zealand's links with Antarctica
- Statistics New Zealand: New Zealand Official Yearbook, 1990. ISSN 0078-0170 page 52
- "Elections NZ - Leaders of the Opposition". Retrieved 6 April 2008.
- List of New Zealand Chess Champions Archived 14 October 2008 at the Wayback Machine.
- A. H. McLintock, ed. (1966). "Men's Golf - National Champions". An Encyclopaedia of New Zealand. Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand. Retrieved 13 February 2009.
- List of NZ Trotting cup winners
- Auckland Trotting cup at hrnz.co.nz Archived 17 June 2009 at the Wayback Machine.
- "New Zealand: List of champions". Rec.Sport.Soccer Statistics Foundation. 1999.
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