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Camping

Christchurch and the wider Canterbury region are home to numerous camping grounds. The Christmas-New Year period has traditionally been a time when families leave the stress of work and the comforts...

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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.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Girl Guides erecting a tent

Girl Guides erecting a tent in a paddock in Brookside as part of a residential training camp where attendees leave basic survival skills. Pictured from left are Susan Cook, Susan Latimer and Jackie...

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Camping at Glentunnel Domain

View of caravans and tents at a camping ground at the Glentunnel Domain on the Selwyn River.

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Caravan tour

Views of Mr and Mrs O.R. Lavender of Nursery Road and Mrs P.C. Wonnacott of North Avon Road in a caravan.

Date 1970-05-14
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Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Riccarton Primary School camping exercise

Students with the lunch they made themselves during a camping exercise at Riccarton Primary School.

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Camping at Hanmer River

Family camping at Hanmer River, Christmas/New Year 1958. Annual event with often three generations present.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Camp breakfast at New Brighton

Family group eating breakfast in front of their tent in a New Brighton campsite. From left: Steven Cording, Mrs R. F. Cording, Mr Cording, Graham Farr, Susan Cording and Robert Anderson.

Date 1970-12-30
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Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Camp breakfast at New Brighton

Unidentified teen and older man cooking breakfast in their tent in a New Brighton campsite.

Date 1970-12-30
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Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Flooding at Spencer Park motor camp

Ron Buxton, wife Beverley and mother in law, Hazel Sullivan (centre), working to remove buckets of water from around their caravan at the flooded Spencer Park motor camp.

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Collection 1974 Star photographs

Camping

A man seated outside a tent with clothes drying and bottles of drink in the foreground.

Date unspecified year in 1950
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Camping at Motukarara

View of a family camping at Motukarara near Lake Ellesmere in Canterbury.

Date unspecified year in 1950
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Rifle training for students

Views of the St Andrew’s College students on a course at Castle Hill Basin. [Frames 3a and 4a] Rodney Dowling and Mark Wardell.

Date 1970-12-03
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Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Camping outside A. J. Whites furnishing store

Three women, Carol Pakau, Ira Pakau and Charmaine Tepaki, camping outside A. J. Whites furnishing store on the corner of Tuam Street and High Street. The women camped overnight outside the store to be...

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Camping at Leithfield Beach

Our annual family camp site at Leithfield Beach where we stayed 6 weeks. The Rugby car with rug covering the tyre for sun protection and our new caravan of which we were very proud. Note how we always...

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt