Toys and Games

There weren't many toys. Girls only had dolls and dolls' prams. There were no electronic, battery and plastic toys. The games were quite basic.

Some, just for fun went fishing! Others went to the movies. Some went biking but not many people had bikes.

Some girls preferred tea sets but other girls played war games with the boys. Many people played cards with their


There was no TV or laptops or computers for them to have fun on. They played lots of sports such as netball or rugby, soccer or bullrush. Some went where they wanted in the holidays.

Boys had sticks for bats. There were lots of toys made from wood and metal. There was lots of good fun.

By Anahera