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Sinterklaas and the Black Peters

Cultural event Sinterklaas and the Black Peters (Zwarte Piet) parading in central Christchurch by the Avon River at the intersection with Oxford Terrace. Frames two and three also feature a horse.

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

Farmers and Haywrights Christmas parade

View of crowds watching floats including a Humpty Dumpty float travelling along Armagh Street during the Farmers and Haywrights Christmas parade.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Hays Procession crowd

Crowds waiting for the Hays Christmas parade to pass along Cambridge Terrace towards Worcester Street and Gloucester Street. At the far end is the Horticultural Hall and Church House, with the site...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Santa parade on Colombo Street

View down Colombo Street towards the Port Hills during the Santa Parade with a steam boat and paddle steamer floats passing the Unicorp building and crowds of spectators.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Crowds watching the Christmas Parade

View, from the Moorhouse Avenue overpass, up Colombo Street of crowds lining the street watching the Christmas Parade floats pass South City Mall towards the central city.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Santa Claus float at the Christmas parade

View along Armagh Street towards the corner with Colombo Street of crowds watching a Santa Claus and his reindeer float during the annual Christmas Parade.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Elephant float preparing for the Hay's Christmas Parade

A large elephant float on wheels being pushed by a group of children in Hagley Park in preparation for the Hay's Christmas Parade. Behind it is a giraffe float also heading towards the parade.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Train float for the Hay's Christmas Parade

A train float with a santa sleigh and reindeer float being admired by families in Hagley Park ahead of the Hay's Christmas Parade through the central city.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Hay's Christmas Parade float

Crowds lining a residential street during the Hay's Christmas Parade watching a drummer float being driven past.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Marching girls at the Christmas Parade

View down Colombo Street towards the overbridge of Marching Girls performing in the Christmas Parade. The photograph was taken by the contributor's father, Norman Dawes, who worked for Christchurch...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Brass band, Hay's Ltd Christmas pageant

Brass band performing in the Hay's Limited Christmas pageant. Christchurch railway station in Moorhouse Avenue under construction in background.

Date 1953-12 (year and month uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Brass band, Hay's Ltd Christmas pageant

Brass band performing in the Hay's Limited Christmas pageant. Christchurch railway station in Moorhouse Avenue under construction in background.

Date 1953-12 (year and month uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Train float, Hay's Ltd Christmas pageant

Train float in the Hay's Limited Christmas pageant. Christchurch railway station in Moorhouse Avenue under construction in background.

Date 1953-12 (year and month uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Train float and carriages, Hay's Ltd Christmas pageant

Train float and carriages in the Hay's Limited Christmas pageant. Christchurch railway station in Moorhouse Avenue under construction in background.

Date 1953-12 (year and month uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Choir, Hay's Ltd Christmas pageant

Choir float in the Hay's Limited Christmas pageant. Christchurch railway station, Moorhouse Avenue under construction in background.

Date 1953-12 (year and month uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Choir, Hay's Ltd Christmas pageant

Choir members in a float for the Hay's Limited Christmas pageant. Christchurch railway station, Moorhouse Avenue under construction in background.

Date 1953-12 (year and month uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Hay's Ltd Christmas pageant

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs float in the Hay's Christmas pageant. Christchurch railway station in Moorhouse Avenue under construction in background.

Date 1953-12 (year and month uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Marching clocks, Hay's Ltd Christmas pageant

Marching clocks in the Hay's Limited Christmas pageant. Christchurch railway station in Moorhouse Avenue under construction in background.

Date 1953-12 (year and month uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Aunt Haysl and Hay's Junior League float

Aunt Haysl and the Hay's Junior League float in the Hay's Limited Christmas pageant, Christchurch. Christchurch railway station in Moorhouse Avenue under construction in background.

Date 1953-12 (year and month uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection