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Large crocodile puppet for the Arts Festival

Mr G. Gordon, the outdoor programme co-ordinator for the Arts Festival, manoeuvring a large papier mache crocodile puppet for the "Fan-tasticon" event as part of the Arts Festival at the Arts Centre.

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Fendalton Garden club display at the Horticultural Festival

Four year old Kim Graham stood amongst "A Bewitched Garden", a display by the Fendalton Garden club at the Horticultural Festival held at Canterbury Court. The display features a witch, cauldron and...

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Puppet show at the Arts Festival

A group of girls from Aranui High School in costume performing a puppet show to a group of children at the Arts Festival in the Botanic Gardens. Girls are, from left, Kari McCormick, Victoria Lennox...

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Festival of Wheels procession

A procession of cyclists followed by a vintage fire truck travelling along Rolleston Avenue towards Hagley Park as part of the Festival of Wheels.

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Large crocodile puppet at the Arts Festival

A small boy looking into the mouth of a large papier mache crocodile puppet as part of the"Fan-tasticon" event at the Arts Festival in the Botanic Gardens.

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Unloading of Arts Festival signage

Mr Peter Parmenter, of the Christchurch City Council Works Department, unloading Arts Festival symbols outside Christchurch Town Hall ahead of them being put up across the city.

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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Organising committee members for the Polynesian Festival

Members of the organising committee for the Polynesian Festival performing a haka on the track at QEII Park, the chosen venue for the Festival. Members pictured are, from left, Mike Waretini, Dr Peter...

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Vintage Freight Wagon, Christchurch Festival Ticket Office

A 1914 vintage freight wagon being lifted by a crane into position at City Mall. The wagon has been re-purposed into a ticket office and information centre for the Christchurch Festival.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Christchurch Festival auction item delivery

Festival organisers John Page (left) and Robin Neate delivering goods to the Theatre Royal be auctioned in a live show as part of the Christchurch Festival. Goods include a portable heater, aeroplane...

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Collection 1983 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

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