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Raft race along the Avon River and Estuary

Action of various home-made rafts operated by groups of children participating in a race along the Avon River and on the Estuary. Frames three to six show crowds of people watching the race along the...

Date 1969-12-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across to Oxford Terrace the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across to Oxford Terrace the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across to Oxford Terrace the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Protest raft on the Avon River

Robin Buxton, a member of the Friends of the Adolescent Unit, in a raft on the Avon River protesting against the closure of the adolescent unit at Sunnyside Hospital.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Christchurch Town Hall Restaurant

Interior of the main dining area at the restaurant within Christchurch Town Hall overlooking the Avon River and Victoria Square.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Mr Apple preparing for the Great Apple Race

Mark Smith, dressed as Mr Apple, scooping apples from the Avon River after testing the Town Hall section of the river ahead of the Great Apple Race organised by the Apple and Pear Board.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Avon River and Victoria Square Tower, Oxford Terrace

View of the Avon River and Victoria Square Tower along Oxford Terrace looking towards Victoria Square.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Rosemary Spiewak collection

Mill Island, Avon River

View of Mill Island on the Avon River between Hereford Street and Worcester Street looking towards Cashel Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Rosemary Spiewak collection

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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Floral replica of Avonhead Cottage

Avon Garden Club members with a floral replica of Avonhead Cottage on the banks of the Avon River for the Floral Festival. Norma Tod (centre), from left, Adrienne Buchanan, Catherine Burns, Cath...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Madras Street bridge

View of the Madras Street bridge over the Avon River shortly prior to its removal, taken from Kilmore Street and looking south west. The Centennial swimming pool is visible in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across to Oxford Terrace the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Road works, corner of Worcester Street and Oxford Terrace

Workman in a trench working on laying pipes on the corner of Worcester Street and Oxford Terrace to carry storm water from Cathedral Square to the Avon River. The statue of Robert Falcon Scott is...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs