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Demonstrating a yacht on the Estuary

Views of Alan Minson on the Estuary demonstrating the use of a yacht that he and a friend built.

Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Speedboats on the Estuary

Action of various speedboats on the Estuary. Frame one is of a speedboat being prepared to go out.

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

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

Auction of St Andrews Hill sections

View along St Andrews Hill towards the Estuary and towards Bromley. In the foreground an auction of sections for sale is taking place, led by auctioneer Mr Denys Chapman. Crowds are sat along the bank...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Graeme Hore, his daughter and pet dog in a sailboat

Mount Pleasant Yacht Club skipper Graeme Hore, his daughter, Sharon and their pet dog Gina in a sailboat in the Estuary. Gina, the mongrel terrier is wearing a tailor made life jacket.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Construction of the new South Brighton bridge

Construction of the new South Brighton bridge which crosses the estuary near the Pleasant Point Yacht Club on Bridge Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Construction of the new South Brighton bridge

Construction of the new South Brighton bridge which crosses the estuary near the Pleasant Point Yacht Club on Bridge Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

South Brighton bridge

The South Brighton bridge which crosses the estuary near the Pleasant Point Yacht Club on Bridge Street, with a temporary speed limit sign.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

A Newfoundland ready for Black Paws rescue

A Newfoundland dog wearing a first aid kit, sat in a rescue boat as part of a new Black Paws search and rescue service.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Star photographs

Biking in the estuary off Rocking Horse Road

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

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Sunrise on the Avon Estuary

"Up early with my Mum to see the sunrise on Avon Estuary." - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Sunset over the Estuary at South New Brighton

View from the Pleasant Point Yacht Club at South New Brighton looking across the Estuary towards Bromley at sunset.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Sailboats on the Avon-Heathcote Estuary

Sailboats on the Avon-Heathcote Estuary. Mountains are visible in the background and low cloud hangs above the Estuary.

Date 1963 to 1964
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Aerial view of the Estuary looking over Bromley

Aerial view of the Estuary looking over Bromley the Avon River, New Brighton and Southshore across the Estuary to Mount Pleasant, Redcliffs and to the Port Hills.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Aerial views of Christchurch

Car with trailer on boat ramp

View of a car with a trailer on a boat ramp on the Estuary pulling a boat trailer out of the water on a boat ramp. Two people, one with a bicycle, are stood to the left.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Avon-Heathcote Estuary photographs

View over the Estuary

View over the Estuary towards Southshore, the central city and towards the mountains with the edge of Redcliffs to the left.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Avon-Heathcote Estuary photographs

View over the Estuary

View from the hills behind Redcliffs across the Estuary towards Southshore and South New Brighton. Clifton and Moncks Bay are visible to the right with sheep grazing on the hill in the foreground.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Avon-Heathcote Estuary photographs

Boat ramp on the Estuary

View of a boathouse and boat on a boat ramp on the Estuary.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Avon-Heathcote Estuary photographs

Fishing along the Estuary

View along a wall of a group of people fishing in the Estuary.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Avon-Heathcote Estuary photographs

Rubbish dumped by the estuary

A pile of rubbish piled up along the banks of the estuary. The estuary is in the background with sailboats on the water.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Avon-Heathcote Estuary photographs

Powerboats in the Estuary

A large group of people on the beach at Pleasant Point at South New Brighton with powerboats docked just offshore in the Estuary.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Avon-Heathcote Estuary photographs