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Christmas banquet on the Inter-Island steamer Maori

A large group of children from Christchurch orphanages at a Christmas banquet event aboard the inter-island steamer, Māori, at Lyttelton Harbour. The event was organised and paid for by the crew of...

Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Demonstrating a yacht on the Estuary

Views of Alan Minson on the Estuary demonstrating the use of a yacht that he and a friend built.

Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Speedboats on the Estuary

Action of various speedboats on the Estuary. Frame one is of a speedboat being prepared to go out.

Date 1969-12-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Raft race along the Avon River and Estuary

Action of various home-made rafts operated by groups of children participating in a race along the Avon River and on the Estuary. Frames three to six show crowds of people watching the race along the...

Date 1969-12-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Home built launch by Cliff Vaux

Mr Cliff Vaux on the deck of his home built launch in the garden of his home in Templeton which took him nine years to build.

Date 1969-12-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Surf Rescue boat

A Jet Surf Rescue boat parked on Humphries Road near to the intersection with Ferry Road in Woolston.

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Kneeling paddle boarding

Scenes of participants in a kneeling paddle board event in open water. Frames five and six include a group of people in a boat.

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Children with model boat

Scenes of a group of children being shown a model boat being launched.

Date 1970-02-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Children with model boat

Scenes of a group of children with a model boat.

Date 1970-02-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Canterbury water ski-ing championships

Views of Paulette Clapshaw participating in the women's slalom event at the Canterbury water ski-ing championships at Brooklands Lagoon.

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

N.A.C testing station at Christchurch Airport

Roger France (left) and Andy Aitken testing the thickness of the hull of a fibreglass boat with a ultrasonascope at the N.A.C non-destructive testing section at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1970-03-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Remains of exploded boat

The damaged remains of a boat after it exploded at Scarborough boat ramp. The cause of the explosion was unknown.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

The Jetty, Governor's Bay, N.Z.

Postcard from a photograph album of Governor's Bay jetty. On back of postcard: Dominion of New Zealand Carte Postal, Printed in Germany.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Lady in a boat

Gay Lockie (nee Lennie) in a boat at Lakeside (also called Timberyard) Lake Ellesmere/ Te Waihora.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Lyttelton harbour

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

Waikuku Beach

Waikuku Beach 1946. Dorothy Lott, Robin (bow), Derek Loft (with oar) Rae and Jan.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

House on Rockhill Drive, Halswell

Exterior of a house and a boat at 1 Rockhill Drive, Kennedys Bush, Halswell.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Mitchell Bright

Akaroa from above

View looking across towards the centre of Akaroa and across Childrens Bay and French Bay to Wainui on the other side of the bay.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Susan and Dad boating on the Avon

View along the Avon River in Hagley Park of an Antigua Boatsheds rented boat with Susan and her dad rowing.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Punting on the Avon

A group of people on a tour of the Avon River in a punting boat near Hagley Park with kayaks in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Beached yacht at New Brighton beach

"At New Brighton beach this yacht has been stranded there for a few weeks now and seems to be stuck. I wanted to go out for a sunrise to take photos." - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Rowing on the Avon River

"My grandparents Agnes Sarah Bailey and Percy Vernon Bailey rowing on the Avon River. Percy is in the middle of the canoe with an oar and the other one is held by Frank Kemp. Agnes is sitting on the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt