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Before the launch

Members of the Black Dragon Clown Group parading along the road to launch the Round The World Kapok Flyer in the Avon River as part of Avon Loop Celebrations.

Date 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Black Dragon Theatre Group collection

Blessing and launching of the Flyer

Round The World Kapok Flyer launched by members of the Black Dragon Clown Group, Lav - Biddy (Pepper), Thud, Sandra in the Avon River as part of Avon Loop celebrations.

Date 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Black Dragon Theatre Group collection

Sinking - abandon ship

Sandra Rush, Thud, Peter Cameron, Godfrey Sim of the Black Dragon Clown Group swimming for shore after the launch of the Round The World Kapok Flyer into the Avon River as part of Avon Loop...

Date 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Black Dragon Theatre Group collection

Photography lessons

Local photographer Hugh Perry (right) setting up a subject to be photographed as part of a lesson in Hagley Park during the 31st national convention of the Photographic Society of New Zealand.

Date 1982-05-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

University of Canterbury, Students' Union building, Ilam

Exterior view of the Students' Union building on the Ilam Campus of The University of Canterbury. In the foregrounds runs the Avon River.

Date 1981 to 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Ferrier Fountain outside Christchurch Town Hall

Exterior view of Christchurch Town Hall and of the Ferrier Fountain taken from Victoria Square. The Avon River is visible in the foreground.

Date 1981 to 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

View from Canterbury Public Library

Interior of the Canterbury Public Library looking out west over Oxford Terrace to the Avon River and the former Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings. Library customers are shown reading in the...

Date 1982-02-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across the Avon River and riverbank.

Date 1982-01-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Christchurch Polytechnic sinking in a raft race

Christchurch Polytechnic students in a raft race from the Bridge of Remembrance to Victoria Square.

Date 1982-04-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Rafting on the Avon River

"A rafting competition on the Avon with home-built rafts. Probably in Dallington area near Locksley Ave looking towards Horseshoe Lake Road?" - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt