Exterior of the hydroslides at QEII Park during the final stages of construction.
Aerial view of Parklands under development looking towards QEII Park.
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...
Brownies marching at QEII during the visit of the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh.
Michael Norris, age 4, learning to drive an excavator digger at Drive World at QEII Park.
Mr C. D. Dunlap (left), American technical adviser to Parvoc and Mr J. Tuwhara inspecting the track at QEII Park stadium ahead of resurfacing works on the all-weather track.
Philip Oldfield holds a ticket for Sweetwaters South music festival. The queue stretches behind him.
View of crowds at the Little River Band concert held at Queen Elizabeth II Park. The Little River Band were supporting Willie Nelson during his tour.
View of the audience at the opening of Mission Christchurch by evangelist Dr Leighton Ford, held at Queen Elizabeth II Park.
Aerial view of QEII Park stadium, raceway, hydroslides and rollercoaster.
Firefighters working to extinguish a deliberately set fire at the old grandstand at Queen Elizabeth II Park as part of a training exercise. The grandstand is being removed ahead of the Commonwealth...
School children in QEII Park trying to keep a colourful 'Earth' ball off the ground during celebrations of the visit by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.
School children in QEII Park with some trying to keep a colourful 'Earth' ball off the ground during celebrations of the visit by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.
School children lying on their backs around the track whilst large inflated 'Earth' balls are rolled over them during celebrations of the visit by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh...
Groups of children sliding down on sacks, and waiting in line for, the blue dry slide at QEII Park.
Gameplay action of Christchurch United scorer Allan Carville being obstructed by Mt Wellington defender Marty Jennison during a national league match at QEII Park.
Vaugh Black, age 15, skateboarding through the watering system at QEII Park.
View of crowds at the concert of English rock star, Peter Frampton, held at Queen Elizabeth II Park.
View of crowds at the David Bowie concert held at Queen Elizabeth II Park.
Two girls, Mariam Hunter of Papanui and Hannah Graham of St Albans, on the sack ride at QEII Park
Wan Fraser of Lyttelton (close) and Kirsty Thompson of Opawa underwater at the QEII swimming pool performing synchronised swimming. Taken from an underwater viewing area.
Wan Fraser of Lyttelton (close) and other children wearing goggles underwater at the QEII swimming pool. Taken from an underwater viewing area.