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Akaroa from above

View looking across towards the centre of Akaroa and across Childrens Bay and French Bay to Wainui on the other side of the bay.

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Elephant float preparing for the Hay's Christmas Parade

A large elephant float on wheels being pushed by a group of children in Hagley Park in preparation for the Hay's Christmas Parade. Behind it is a giraffe float also heading towards the parade.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Train float for the Hay's Christmas Parade

A train float with a santa sleigh and reindeer float being admired by families in Hagley Park ahead of the Hay's Christmas Parade through the central city.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Kathleen and Amanda at Sumner Beach

"Kathleen Henderson and daughter Amanda enjoying Sumner Beach. At this time they were living in Fiji. This photo would have been taken on a rare trip home to Christchurch, probably during the...

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A joy-ride on Lake Ida

A vintage car taking a sled of children for a joy-ride across the frozen Lake Ida. Groups of people are ice skating in the background.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Hay's Christmas Parade float

Crowds lining a residential street during the Hay's Christmas Parade watching a drummer float being driven past.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Ice skating on Lake Lyndon

A family stood on Lake Lyndon, near Castle Hill, with groups of people ice skating in the background with views across to snow covered mountaints. "In the days when the whole of Lake Lyndon would...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Mowing the lawns

"My sister and a neighbourhood friend rather well-dressed for mowing...our father had put his heart and soul into producing a wonderful lawn... His efforts paid off and gave us many happy years of...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Family and pickers with boxes of apricots

Max Ogilvie aboard his veteran Caterpillar tractor as family and pickers pose alongside the last load of apricots to be sledged to the packing shed in the Horotane valley, in the Heathcote Valley. In...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Stringer's Bridge on the Waipara River

View of Stringer's Bridge on the Waipara River near Broomfield. "Memories of picnics and warm river swimming." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

A day at Akaroa beach

"... In our family photo albums there are many photos of various gatherings with the families of my parents' friends... In these family friends we found other kids of a similar age we could play with...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Susan and Dad boating on the Avon

View along the Avon River in Hagley Park of an Antigua Boatsheds rented boat with Susan and her dad rowing.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Royal Yacht Britannia, Lyttelton Harbour

Viewing the Royal Yacht Britannia on arrival of the Queen and family at Lyttelton Harbour for the 1974 Commonwealth Games held in Christchurch

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Chocolate Biscuits faces

"Growing up there were some summers we escaped Christchurch and rented a bach in the Marlborough Sounds. My sister and I had fun. Here we are goofing around with our 'Chocolate Biscuits faces'." -...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Biking in the estuary off Rocking Horse Road

A child on a bicycle in the Estuary near Rocking Horse Road in Southshore.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

The settlement ponds, Bromley

"The settlement ponds, reflection of life." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Armagh Street from the intersection with Durham Street North

Intersection of Durham Street North and Armagh Street; former Canterbury Society of Arts building to the left andthe Canterbury Provincial Council buildings to the right. "I was working on The...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Victoria Square from the Town Hall

View from Christchurch Town Hall looking across Victoria Square towards the Captain James Cook and Queen Victoria Statues and across to the intersection of Colombo Street and Armagh Street.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

The Southern Alps and Christchurch city skyline

The Southern Alps and Christchurch city skyline peeking out of the morning sea fog. Taken from St Andrews Hill in Mount Pleasant.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Fire after the quake, Ferry road tattoo shop

Exterior of Black Rose Tattoo shop at 380 Ferry Road in Woolston, taped off following fire damage to the building.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt