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...
Volunteers and organisers Ron Proctor (left) and Frank Harvey planting shrubs along Ferry Road near the Ferry Road roundabout to Ferrymead bridge which have been donated by the Christchurch Botanic...
City councillor, R. H. Stillwell, with a gas pipe that crosses the Heathcote River by Ashgrove Terrace in the Cashmere area. Residents in the area are complaining about the pipe.
Stuart Clark and Evelyn Dingwall, Bride and Groom 1968.
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.
Archaeologist, Neville Ritchie, next to the Clutha River and a marker which shows by how much the river will rise when the area floods to form Lake Dunstan as part of the Clyde Dam project. In the...
The steel frame of a new footbridge crossing the Avon River from Park Terrace leading into Hagley Park.
Barbara Anderson, a Woolston resident, at the Radley Street bridge section of the Heathcote River with the collapsing riverbank in the background.
Shingle being loaded into the Avon riverbank, Puriri Street, Fendalton, in preparation for a new concrete road bridge.
Don McLean and Morgan Mitchell floating a pinus log down the Avon River towards the Avondale Bridge.
The Bricks memorial by the Barbadoes Street bridge over the Avon River.
View of a coffer dam being built on the Heathcote River.
View of the newly completed bridge over the Avon River on Barbadoes Street looking south west.
View of the Armagh Street bridge crossing the Avon River from Victoria Square. In the background are the Canterbury Provincial Council buildings.
View during the renovation of the Victoria Street bridge in Victoria Square.
The construction of the Town Hall restaurant as seen from across the Avon River.
View of the Robert Falcon Scott statue on Worcester Street with Oxford Terrace to the left and Avon River on the right. Next to the statue are air raid shelters which were temporarily in place during...
View of Manchester Street bridge across the Avon River.
A boat clearing the weeds from the Heathcote River looking towards the Radley bridge on Radley Street and to Clarendon Terrace on the opposite side of the river. Photograph taken from Ferry Road...
View of Christchurch Star offices on Kilmore Street seen from Oxford Terrace.
A photographic company moving its equipment across the Avon River as they move offices from Cambridge Terrace to Oxford Terrace near the Bridge of Remembrance.
Demonstration of a portable fountain in the Avon River between Armagh Street bridge and Victoria Street bridge.
Five fountains (originally from the 1968 Pan-Pacific Arts Festival) installed in the Avon River by the Worcester Street bridge for the Inter-Dominion Trotting Championships.
Man in a rowboat on the Avon River in Hagley Park.