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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...

Date 1981-12-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

House on Beach Road, North New Brighton

Interior of a child's bedroom, belonging to Lila, in a family home on Beach Road, North New Brighton.

Date 2016-08-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Janneth Gil : Edge of the East, 2016

House on Beach Road, North New Brighton

Interior of a lounge in a family home on Beach Road, North New Brighton. Children Ali, Ruby and Lila are sat on the sofa showing an interest in Sid's hobby.

Date 2016-08-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Janneth Gil : Edge of the East, 2016

Bill Grey & Suzie the Lion at North New Brighton Zoo

"Bill Grey brushing Suzie The Lion at North New Brighton Mini Zoo on Beach Road opposite the Golf course. Quite often Bill could be seen walking Suzie for a walk along New Brighton Beach." -...

Date unspecified year in 1990
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Brighton mini zoo

"My Dad and my son visiting the North Beach Zoo. Dad took me there as a child, he was very excited to show us the cheeky monkey." - Contributor's note.

Date 1986-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Cheeky Monkey

Boy standing in front of a monkey at the North Beach Zoo.~~~~~~"My son, amused by this cheeky monkey. I’ve heard lots of funny stories about him stealing hats, food etc." - Contributor's note.

Date 1986-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Monkey trouble

Monkey in a cage at the North Beach Zoo in beach Road.~~~~~~"Cheeky monkey quite the entertainer." - Contributor's note.

Date 1986-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Pig at North Beach Zoo

A pig in an enclosure at the North Beach Zoo in Beach Road.~~~~~~"Not sure what type of pig this is but we liked him." - Contributor's note.

Date 1986-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

The Croc

A crocodile beside a pond in an enclosure at the North Beach Zoo in Beach Road.~~~~~~"She was always very still we all waited for her to move to see if it was a real one. Apparently she had a pool...

Date 1986-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Doreen Weir holding a model car

Doreen Weir holding a model vintage car in front of shelving at her Beach Road home in North New Brighton.

Date 1973-09-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

Road works, Beach Road, North Beach

Road work and road closure signs along Beach Road at North Beach, New Brighton.

Date 2016-05-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Rachel Pugh : Edge of the East, 2016

Corner dairy, Bower Avenue, New Brighton

Interior of the Corner Dairy on the corner of Bower Avenue and Beach Road in North New Brighton. Standing behind the till is a shop assistant with confectionery in the foreground.

Date 2016-08-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Tegan Hollis-Ristow : Edge of the East, 2016