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...
Members of the Women's Royal Army Corps participating in a boot camp at Staveley. Frames two and three are of, from left, Lorraine Hickford, Sue Snook and Adrienne Edwards on the suspension bridge.
Members of the Women's Royal Army Corps participating in a boot camp at Staveley.
Flooding of the Heathcote River on Clarendon Terrace.
A group of adults and children swimming in a branch of the Waimakariri River at the Groynes in Northwood.
Terry Creach, aged 11, canoeing in a branch of the Waimakariri River near the new suspension bridge at the Groynes in Northwood.
A group of friends at the Groynes. Pictured, from front to back, Patrick Maguire, Glenn Thorpe, Steven Thorpe, Richard Geange and Michael Tansey.
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.
The Medway Street footbridge being lifted into place over the Avon River in Richmond.
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.
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.
Exterior view of the Evans flour mill in Timaru.
The remains of a disused Lees Valley bridge over the Ashley River after it was blown up with gelignite and electric detonators. It was suspected that local ancharists caused the blast as anarchist...
View of Mona Vale weir and grounds with the homestead visible in the background.
View of construction workers driving the third pile into the ground for the new bridge across the Heathcote River at Wilsons Road in St Martins.
Temporary piles and a ramp being erected for the boxing and pile driving crane at the new Ferrymead Bridge on Ferry Road.
View of the new Ferrymead Bridge during construction next to the old Ferrymead Bridge along Ferry Road looking towards a Mobil service station.
Stuart Clark and Evelyn Dingwall, Bride and Groom 1968.
The old railway and road bridges across the Waimakariri River.
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.
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.