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Surf competition at Scarborough

Scenes of surfers riding the waves during a surf competition at Scarborough. Frame one is of Robbie Hardie of Sumner.

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Esplanade Restaurant, Sumner

Interior view of the dining area at the Esplanade Restaurant and view out towards Sumner beach with the Sumner Scarborough clock tower partially visible on the left.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Sumner Beach 1966

Sumner Beach, looking across towards Southshore. The remains of the Sumner Pier are visible.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Lifeguards at Sumner Beach

Lifeguards putting up flags marking the zone in which it is safe to swim at Sumner beach.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Santa Claus on the beach

A man dressed as Santa Claus on the beach by Rapanui Shag Rock.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

View of Sumner from Clifton

View from Clifton showing Sumner beach, Cave Rock, houses in Sumner, Scarborough, and Whitewash Head.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Damage to Sumner Sea Wall

View along the Esplanade at Sumner of damage to the sea wall caused by storms. Several people are stood behind a roped off area looking at the damage.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Stormy Seas in Sumner

View of waves crashing against the pedestian walkway along the Esplanade in Sumner. Housing on the hill at Scarborough are visible in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Two children dressed as mermaids

Children, Celia Morrison (left) and Jessica Nigri, dressed as mermaids for a short children's film to be shot at Sumner beach.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1996 - 2005 Star photographs

On Sumner Beach

"This is my father and mother on Sumner Beach just before dad went for about (I think over) four years to the Second World War. They married just before he went." - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Shag Rock, Sumner Beach, 2009

Shag Rock at Sumner Beach before the earthquakes. Highly commended: Places. 2017 Photo Hunt.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Kathleen and Amanda at Sumner Beach

"Kathleen Henderson and daughter Amanda enjoying Sumner Beach. At this time they were living in Fiji. This photo would have been taken on a rare trip home to Christchurch, probably during the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Cave Rock, Sumner

Sunset over Cave Rock looking north west along Sumner beach towards the tip of Southshore.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt