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Shrove Tuesday pancake race finalists

Carolyne Walker, Marlene Fitzwilliams, Wendy Ramage and other contestants cross the finish line in the Shrove Tuesday pancake race, New Brighton.

Date 1969-02-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Transport concrete tanks

Durhams Transport trucks transporting concrete tanks made by Consolidated Concrete passing through Kaiapoi. The tanks are destined for Waipara for use as part of the main water supply for the area.

Date 1966-06-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Jock Grant with moa bones

Jock Grant with moa bones he found while digging a trench for a sewer line on Main Road, Redcliffs.

Date 1969-01-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Firefighters moving hoses into a paddock

Firefighters moving hoses into a paddock off Kingsford Street, Burwood, during a training exercise at the edge of Bottle Lake Reserve.

Date 1969-09-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Training for aviation air crashes

A firefighter using foam to fight a simulated aviation crash at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1965-03-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Coffin pushing break at the Waitaki River

Otago University students, from left, Bruce Lawry, Brian Miller and Kevin Hayward take a break at the Waitaki River from pushing a coffin for Operation 21 from Dunedin to Christchurch.

Date 1967-08-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Hunger awareness march from Kaiapoi to Christchurch

Joan Lynskey (nearest camera) leading a group of youth across the Waimakariri Bridge. The group are walking from Kaiapoi to Christchurch to raise awareness of hunger in overseas countries as part of...

Date 1966-07-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Elephant at the Industries Fair

Dolly, an Indian elephant, of the Industries Fair's free circus being brushed at the Addington Show Grounds.

Date 1968-08-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Tony Fomison with rock drawings

Tony Fomison with a selection of Māori rock drawings he traced from locations across the South Island. The drawings are to be displayed at the Canterbury Society of Arts Gallery on Gloucester Street...

Date 1969-01-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Rock drawing and writing

Māori rock drawings with writing, traced by Tony Formison from locations across the South Island. The drawings are to be displayed at the Canterbury Society of Arts Gallery on Gloucester Street.

Date 1969-01-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

St John Ambulance Cadet competitions

St John Ambulance cadets taking part in an annual competition at the St John Ambulance headquarters on Peterborough Street. Pictured are, from left, Corp. C. Walker (obscured), Graeme Prenice, Ron...

Date 1966-04-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Simulated disaster at Limes Hospital

A St John Ambulance member tends to a "victim" with a broken leg in a simulated disaster amongst the ruins of Limes Hospital. Done under emergency lighting as part of a civil defence training exercise...

Date 1985-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Simulated disaster at Limes Hospital

A St John Ambulance member tends to a "victim" in a simulated disaster amongst the ruins of Limes Hospital. Done under emergency lighting as part of a civil defence training exercise.

Date 1985-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Freight transport during strike

Carrying vehicles lined up outside Canterbury Court to transport freight during the railway workers' strike.

Date 1967-05-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Glasshouse transportation

Glasshouse for transportation from the property of Noel D. Laird on Halswell Road to Prebbleton.

Date 1968-03-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Transportation of piles

A load of piles being removed from a transporter at Lyttelton.

Date 1969-09-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Former Caxton printing press

Former Caxton Press printing press on display at Canterbury Society of Arts Gallery during New Zealand library and book week, 1969.

Date unspecified month and day in 1969
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Albion printing press for Print 68 exhibition

R. Brown left and A.T. Gallington move an 1866 Albion Press into the CSA Gallery for the Print 68 exhibition.

Date 1968-08-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs