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Lyttelton Timeball Station

Closeup view of Lyttelton Timeball Station. A seagull is perched in the foreground.

Date 2009-08-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Greg Dowson collection

Bexley rubbish tip

A truck driving through rubbish bags and seagulls in flight at Bexley rubbish tip.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

No fear

In 2016 this blackbird decided to raise her young in a nest built in a pot plant, at head height, right beside our front door. She and her babies would freeze whenever we went in or out, but were...

Date 2016-11-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Little shag resting on guard railing at Kaiapoi Lakes

A lone little shag resting on the guard railing at Kaiapoi Lakes, with the subdivision in the background.

Date 2019-02-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Scarborough Fair Restaurant and Café on the Esplanade

Exterior of the Scarborough Fair Restaurant and Café at 147 Esplanade in Sumner next to Scarborough beach. A row of seagulls are sat along the top of the building.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Bexley rubbish tip

A truck driving through rubbish bags and seagulls in flight at Bexley rubbish tip.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Snowy the cat and the friendly magpie

A cat named Snowy and a magpie bird sat in the cab of a van behind the Supreme Court on Durham Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

Mr Eric Tippins at the annual Poultry and Pigeon Show

Judge Mr Eric Tippins holding a barred Plymouth Rock cockerel at the annual Poultry and Pigeon Show at Selwyn Street Hall.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Black Swan at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve

Close-up of a black swan at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve. Taken during an International Volunteer Day trip as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship programme in Christchurch.

Date 2019-12-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection IHC Christchurch Volunteer Friendship programme collection

Peacock at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve

Close-up of a peacock at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve. Taken during an International Volunteer Day trip as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship programme in Christchurch.

Date 2019-12-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection IHC Christchurch Volunteer Friendship programme collection

Seagulls at Cave Rock, Sumner

Edge of Cave Rock on Sumner Beach with seagulls in the foreground. The South Pacific Ocean is visible in the background.

Date 2008-02-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Seagulls on Sumner Beach

Seagulls sitting along posts at an entrance to Sumner Beach from the Esplanade. Part of a Norfolk Island Pine Tree is visible in the top left hand side.

Date 2002 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Family on a beach

A woman and two children playing on a beach with a group of seagulls.

Date 2002 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Sumner Beach by Esplanade

Sumner Beach from the Esplanade. Seagulls sitting on a lamppost are visible in the foreground next to a Norfolk Island Pine Tree. The edge of Cave Rock is visible in the background.

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

Child on Sumner Beach

A child chasing seagulls on Sumner Beach. Several other people are visible on the beach in the background.

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

Wooden pier at New Brighton

View from New Brighton beach of the wooden pier prior to demolition. The photograph was taken by the contributor's father, Norman Dawes, who worked for Christchurch City Council as a loader driver.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Mr L. Piper with Canada geese

Views of Mr L. Piper of Greenpark in Lincoln, packing Canada geese ahead of transporting them to the North Island as part of a game bird breeding programme.

Date 1970-02-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bird adopted by the Short family

Views of a Thrush which has been adopted by the Short family of Menzies Street in Sumner after they found him injured in a neighbours garden. Frames two and three are of Johnathan Short with the bird...

Date 1970-02-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pheasant farm

Views of pheasants on the farm of W.A. Davis at Yaldhurst.

Date 1970-01-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pheasant farm

Views of pheasants on the farm of W.A. Davis at Yaldhurst.

Date 1970-01-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips