Thursday’s quiz

You’re welcome to pose the questions.

Anyone who stumps everyone will win a virtual chocolate cake.

4 Responses to Thursday’s quiz

  1. Teletext says:

    A chance for you to refresh your NZ music memory of one of our greatest but sadly long forgotten artists.

    1. Who is the only person to have had Album of the Year plus been Songwriter of the Year for 3 consecutive years plus won 2 Appra Silver Scrolls?

    2. He wrote and performed a song for a commercial which was picked up by one of NZ’s largest protest movements and became a number one hit. What was the song?

    3. In relation to Q2, what was the protest about and what was the result?

    4. One of the first Tourism movies about NZ became a very successful film and was screened around the world. The final scene was accompanied by a song from the final scene of the movie was sung and performed by the person in Q1. What was the name of the film and what was it about?

    5. What was the name of the song in Q4?

  2. Andrei says:

    (1) John Hanlon is my guess because…

    (2) … gives me the ditty “Damn the Dam”

    (3) Was it Manapouri?

    (4) Don’t know

    (5) as for four

  3. J Bloggs says:

    1) How many NZ Great Walks are there?

    2) Which is the longest?

    3) Which is the shortest?

    4) Which one isn’t actually a walk, and how does one complete it?

    5) When is the next “Great Walk” due to open, and where will start and end?

  4. Teletext says:

    J Bloggs

    1. There are 9, which I am proud to say I have walked them all

    2. Heaphy Track

    3. Routeburn Track

    4. Whanganui Journey which is done by kayak

    5. The Pike29 Memorial Track which will start at Blackball and end at the Pike River mine

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