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Admiring the view of Banks Peninsula with a goat at the Hilltop Tavern

We encountered a very friendly goat at the Hilltop Tavern, where we were attending a wedding. It was perfectly content to sit down and enjoy the view of Banks Peninsula for a while.

Date 2014-01-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

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
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

A snowman made of Oreos and a sausage roll

A snowman with a sausage roll for a nose and Oreo cookies for eyes and buttons on the Banks Peninsula looking back towards Diamond Harbour, Lyttelton and beyond across the Port Hills to Christchurch...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Looking over Akaroa Harbour, 1954

Looking over Akaroa Harbour. My mum, not long arrived in New Zealand and her little dog.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Flag burning at Waitangi Day

A protester burns the New Zealand flag at Okains Bay Waitangi Day celebrations.

Date 1988-02-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Girls on a bench

These photos are of the girls from Papanui Technical High School. They may be the Rangiora Youth Recreational Club. The girls were doing a trip around Banks Peninsula in 1948. They were mostly taken...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Sailboats in Lyttelton Harbour

Sailboats in the water just off Lyttelton Harbour looking over to Port Levy. Godley Head is visible in the background.

Date 2008-02-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

USS Glacier returning from Antarctica

Exterior view of the USS Glacier in Lyttelton Harbour returning from Antarctica. Banks Peninsula is visible in the background.

Date 1963 to 1964
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Cruise Ship at Lyttelton Harbour

View of a P&O Cruise Ship, Star Princess, leaving Lyttelton Harbour. The Harbour is visible in the foreground with Banks Peninsula in the background.

Date 2004 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Diamond Harbour

I think this may be taken on the section at Diamond Harbor, where my grandfather (William Howarth) built a bach. Not sure of the year.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Le Bons Bay Book Club summer picnic at Lavericks Bay

These photos show the excitement as everyone gets up to look at a passing cruise ship when they were not very common.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Duvauchelle A & P Show - the day before

The day before the show when all the staging had been set up ready for entries.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Ship in Lyttelton Harbour

The Esperanza ship docked at Lyttelton Harbour. Logs are visible in the foreground and Banks Peninsula is in the background.

Date 2008-02-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

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
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Star photographs

Otahuna and some of its famous daffodils

Newspaper caption: Heartily Welcomed: Colonel the Hon. R. Heaton Rhodes at Tai Tapu. Proof of the popularity in the Ellesmere electorate of Colonel the Hon. R. Heaton Rhodes, M.P., and appreciation of...

Date 1919
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press