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Cass Bay explosives dump

View of the Cass Bay Labour Department explosives dump which local residents deem unsafe.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Suspected bomb blast at Canterbury Tales Bookshop

Police inspecting the scene of a suspected bomb blast outside Canterbury Tales bookshop in the Village Gate Shopping Mall in Merivale.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Damage to Canterbury Tales bookshop window

The window of the Canterbury Tales bookshop in the Village Gate Shopping Mall in Merivale, after a suspected bomb blast.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Remains of exploded boat

The damaged remains of a boat after it exploded at Scarborough boat ramp. The cause of the explosion was unknown.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Painting the Senior Citizens Hall

Stephen Flanagan (bottom), Mrs May Evans, the branch president and Allen Horrell painting the interior of the Christchurch Senior Citizens Hall on Cashel Street.

Date 1984-08-27
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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Burwood Hospital gymnasium construction

Four cranes hoisting the frame for the roof of Burwood Hospital's gymnasium. The gymnasium will form part of the Department of Physical Medicine and be used for the rehabilitation of people with...

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Breakdancing class

Children participating in a breakdancing class at Cowles Stadium, led by Christchurch City Council recreation officer, Neil Gudsell, for a school holiday programme. Children include Ben Lucas...

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Members of the Te Kohahitanga Māori Club

Junior members of the Te Kohahitanga Māori Club with Poi on stage ahead of a performance at Aranui High School gymnasim. Members include, from front left, Mamae Blake,Te Kahurangi Blake and Maria...

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Aranui High School annual work day

Students from Aranui High School painting the outside of a sleepout at a house on Breezes Road during the school's annual work day. Hami Rayner is pictured with Mark Wilson on the ladder.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Car horn concert in the Square

Phillip Norman conducting his "Concerto for 20 Car Horns" to a large crowd in Cathedral Square.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Christchurch Festival Floral Parade, Milk Vendors' float

View of the Milk Vendors' float during the Christchurch Festival Floral Parade travelling along Colombo Street. In the background are crowds of people watching the parade in front of Hannahs and Boots...

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Car horn concert in the Square

Phillip Norman conducting his "Concerto for 20 Car Horns" to a large crowd in Cathedral Square as part of the Arts Festival.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Floral Festival Display

A group of ladies working on a combined garden club floral art piece on the Avon River bank on Oxford Terrace, as part of the Floral Festival. Ladies are, from left, Sarah Smale, Anna Hayes, Molly...

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

The Splinta Stilt Theatre Company, Christchurch Festival

A group of four stilt walkers in costume from The Splinta Stilt Theatre Company participating in the Christchurch Festival Floral Parade, travelling along Colombo Street. Behind them is Boots chemists...

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Vintage truck in Christchurch Festival Floral Parade

A vintage McVicar Timber truck followed by a Canterbury Public Library bus, both decorated in flowers for the Christchurch Festival Floral Parade. Lining the street are crowds of people watching the...

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Albert the sheep in a bath

Mrs Rosemary Halloumis giving her pet sheep, Albert, a bath at his home on Taylors Avenue, Fendalton. Albert is being groomed ahead of his appearance at the Christchurch Festival floral parade.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Bus being decorated for the Floral Parade

Bus driver, Ms Linda Purves, sat amongst flowers in a bus shed during the decoration of a Christchurch Transport Board bus for the Christchurch Festival floral parade.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Floral Parade route map

Hand drawn map of the route of the Christchurch Festival floral parade, starting and finishing in Hagley Park.

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Christchurch Festival production, "A Trilogy of Fairy Tales"

A group of performers from the Canterbury Theatre School dressed as bunnies for the Christchurch Festival performance, "A Trilogy of Fairy Tales", at the Theatre Royal. In the centre is 'Mummy Bunny'...

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Collection 1984 Star photographs

Computerised ticketing system for Christchurch Festival

Stephen Robinson, chief system operator at Burroughs Linc Development, with a computer and printed ticket for the Christchurch Festival. Robinson is promoting a new computer system which allows...

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Collection 1984 Star photographs