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Planned fire at Akaroa fire station

Akaroa firefighters with the Akaroa fire station which they deliberately set alight as the brigade is due to move to a new station next door. Pictured are, (front) Des Kotlowski, Ted McNabb (chief...

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Emergency vehicle for Banks Peninsula

View of an emergency rescue vehicle, a Toyota Land Cruiser, for Banks Peninsula which will be based in Akaroa and manned by the Akaroa Volunteer Fire Brigade.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Former Cocksfoot Processing Shed. Rue Jolie, Akaroa

Growing and harvesting cocksfoot grass (Dactylis glomerata) was a major industry on Banks Peninsula from 1853 until the 1930s.

Date 1996
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Barry's Bay Cheese factory

Mr Riki Tainui packing weighted curd into hoops before it is tightly packed into blocks at Barry's Bay cheese factory in Akaroa.

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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Barry's Bay Cheese factory

Mr Ian George stacking cheese blocks in the large cool store at Barry's Bay cheese factory in Akaroa.

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Collection 1982 Star photographs

3 photos of Akaroa village, Akaroa harbour, Water front, Dolphin Statue

3 photos of Akaroa village, Akaroa harbour, Water front, Dolphin Statue.

Date 2019-10-18
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Akaroa

Founded by French settlers in 1840, the seaside town of Akaroa on Banks Peninsula has retained many of its historic buildings and remains a popular destination for visitors to Christchurch. Explore a...

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Sunbathers on Akaroa waterfront

Akaroa waterfront, sandy beach. December 1959, during my house party at Hawkin's Bach. 9 happy young people from Christchurch, enjoying the Canterbury summer sun.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Bruce Hotel protest

Protesters outside the Bruce Hotel in Akaroa demonstrating to keep the Hotel open. The crowd are listening to the MP for Lyttelton, T.M. McGuigan.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Akaroa Volunteer Fire Brigade fire engine

The new Akaroa Volunteer Fire Brigade fire engine, a Chevrolet Custom C35 chassis and cab, the first of its kind in New Zealand.

Date 1978-10-03
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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Prime Minister Robert Muldoon at Akaroa Lighthouse

Prime Minister Robert Muldoon stood on the balcony area at the relocated Akaroa Lighthouse.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs