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Geoff Cain with explosives

Captain Geoff Cain with some of the explosives which have been found in Canterbury. The largest of these was found at Camp Bay.

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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Artist Jeffrey Harris with painting

Jeffrey Harris, artist working on the Banks Peninsula, sat in a window with one of his oil on hardwood paintings of two people in a rural setting.

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Collection 1976 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.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Aerial view of Diamond Harbour and Purau

Aerial view of Diamond Harbour including the Diamond Harbour Jetty with views across to Purau.

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Collection Aerial views of Christchurch

Aerial view of Diamond Harbour looking West

Aerial view of Diamond Harbour looking West towards Church Bay, Hays Bay, Charteris Bay with views across to the Banks Peninsula in the background.

Format Photograph
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Collection Aerial views of Christchurch

Road to Akaroa

View of Barry's Bay, Ōnawe Peninsula, and Duvauchelle from the road leading down to Barry's Bay.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Men and boys stringing up eels to dry

A group stringing up eels to dry as part of a gathering at Rapaki to celebrate the 120th anniversary of the Treaty of Waitangi.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

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
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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
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

St John's Old Stone Church, Little River

Exterior of St John's Old Stone Church, on the corner of Christchurch-Akaroa Road and Morrisons Road, Little River on the Banks Peninsula.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1977 Star photographs

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.

Format Photograph
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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.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Plans for sewage ponds between Dyers Road and Pages Road

Aerial view of land between Dyers Road and Pages Road marked for proposed sewage ponds. The image has been overlaid with the proposed plans and notes. The Avon-Heathcote Estuary and Banks Peninsula is...

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Collection 1950s Star photographs

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
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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
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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
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Collection 1988 Star photographs

Totara tree

I joined a walking group 29 October 1995 for a walk on the Great Peninsula. This decayed Totare tree was taken on a walk from the Hill Top on Banks Peninsula to Little River. There were great views...

Date 1995-10-29
Format Photograph
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Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Pulpit Rock

Some of the walking group on the down trip after completing their climb up to the Pulpit Rock. Annette, Margaret, Merle, Margo, Stella, Graeme and Ivan. Akaroa Heads are the background of this Banks...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Pulpit Rock

Pulpit Rock is a large volcanic rock situated above Akaroa Harbour at a height of 457.2 metres. The rock stretches across the upper part of French farm Valley. Some of our walking group starting off...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2017 Photo Hunt