I’m interested in preserving New Zealand’s gang history so if anyone has got any suitable photos of the good old days, please flick me a copy (either electronically or hardcopy).
A big thanks to everyone who has sent me photos.
HIGHWAYS and BA BA's.
I M O FORTY FIVES
(ROAD) KNIGHT CLUB
LIFE IS A HIGHWAY
1970'S HEAD HUNTERS
FORTY FIVES FROM THE 70's
A PUB FULL OF CLUBS
A Head Hunter talks with a Highway while a “Stormy” props up a nearby leaner.
AUCKLAND HAMC 1960’s
An early photo of an Auckland Hells Angel from the 1960’s.
HITCHING A RIDE
A Galgoffa member from Wanganui on the back of a Forty Five’s bike.
G B N F
Gone but not forgotten.
The calling card of (now former) Highway 61 member "Bad News Brown”.
FRISCO 25th INVITE
ANGELS COLOURS FROM THE SIXTIES
HAMC MEMBERSHIP CARD FROM THE 1970S
DAMNED MC COLOURS
HEADHUNTERS WELL BEFORE THEY BECAME A MC
Here’s a couple of pics from a “shadow patrol” in the late eighties when we were on tour with the Auckland 61’s who were on their way to a funeral in Hastings. They had a quick refreshment stop in Tirau.
“Trophy John” is about to mount his bike, while another member gives us a friendly wave.
Having a word with “Rockjaw” and “Link” outside the Hastings pad. “Link” was fatally stabbed by another Highway member at their Auckland clubhouse in 2003.
YOU HAVE BEEN ASSISTED BY...
An article from the New Zealand Herald Newspaper from 1960, before the Angels received their official charter.
GALGOFFA CALLING CARD
A calling card of the Galgoffa MC. They were formed in Wanganui in 1975 and became Hells Angel prospects in 1989, gaining their colours in 1992..
HEAD HUNTERS COLOURS
A selection of Head Hunters patches showing how they changed over the years.
HIGHWAY ANNIVERSARY 1982
A 1982 invite to the first anniversary party for the North Shore chapter of the Highway 61 MC.
A group of Auckland Mobsters on their way to a National Convention in Wellington in the late eighties.
One gangs collection of stolen patches, “scalped” (forcibly taken) from some of their rivals.
HAMC 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY PARTY
A Hells Angels party invite, celebrating three members achieving their ten year anniversaries.
BLACK POWER WAIKATO
A couple of “Blacks” (Black Power members) going for a stroll in the late eighties.
RK's 20th ANNIVERSARY 1999
An invite to the Timaru RK’s 20th anniversary party in 1999.
HIGHWAY CALLING CARDS
Various calling cards from the Highway 61 M.C from the 1970’s.
YOU HAVE BEEN SEDUCED BY...
An Auckland Hells Angels calling card from the early 1970’s.
1970's CARDS FROM DEFUNCT CLUBS
1970’s calling cards from now-defunct clubs.