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Tug of war match at Hoon Hay Park

Rugby players participating in a tug of war competition at Hoon Hay Park. [Frames 27 to 29] Lyn Davis, Wayne Cottrell, Bruce Watt, and Derek Arnold compete.

Date 1970-10-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Anna Taylor and laughing clowns

Anna Taylor, 5, with the laughing clowns game at the Industries Fair at the Addington Show Grounds.

Date 1980-09-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Children building sand castles on New Brighton beach

David Milne and other children build sand castles on the beach as part of the New Brighton carnival. A clown selling leis also appears in Frames 21 to 25.

Date 1970-12-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pre-match Ranfurly Shield parade participants

Ranfurly Shield parade. [Frame 26] Truck with large log on back with marching bands and marching girls in front and behind. [Frames 27 to 29] Otago fans posing with fake Ranfurly shield. [Frames 30...

Date 1970-09-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pre-match Ranfurly Shield parade and vehicles

Ranfurly Shield parade. [Frame 32] Person in costume with oversized clown head. [Frames 33 to 34] Truck with Canterbury fans in back and poem about Otago. [Frames 35 and 36] Austin van with signage on...

Date 1970-09-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

The Hootenannies at the Starlets Christmas Party

The Star Hootenannies singing "Grandma's Feather Bed" on stage during the Starlets Christmas party at Christchurch Town Hall.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Starlets with Clowns

Starlets posing with clowns as they arrive for the Starlets Christmas party at Christchurch Town Hall. From the left: Kylie McQuilkan, clown David Brook, Melanie McQuilkan, Titania Lichfield, clown...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

David Caygill addressing the Truxton protest in the Square

To the left of the photo are the Fallout Follies - an anti-nuclear street theatre group, part of the Black Dragon Clowns. They had just finished performing. From left Marian Lyftogt (now Joy Harland)...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Starlets on train at Ferrymead

Starlets dressed as clowns posing on the back of a train carriage at Ferrymead with the Port Hills in the background.

Date unspecified year in 1990 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Crowds watching the Christmas Parade

Large crowd watching a vintage car being pushed by a man wearing a large papier mache head surrounded by people dressed as clowns as part of the Santa Parade at the Colombo Street, Moorhouse Avenue...

Date unspecified year in 1990
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Aranui High School production

Students from Aranui High School in clown costumes ahead of their annual school production called Big Top. Students are, Natasya Ysoff (back), Janine Finlay (left centre), Ben McNabb (with hammer)...

Date 1992-07-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Star photographs

Alison Comfort with the The Merrie-Midgets puppet troop

The Merrie-Midgets were a puppet show hand-crafted, built and performed by the Comfort family. Alison Comfort with characters from The Merrie-Midgets puppet troop; clowns Hooke and Snivy, and...

Date unspecified year in 1960
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Balancing clown at the Trust Bank Cantamath competition

A balancing clown made by Sumner School students Melissa Smith and Cali Leathers (not shown) for the Trust Bank Cantamath competition. Pictured, from left, Pamela Bell, Kirsti Carr, Celia Tripp and...

Date 1991-08-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Clowns for the Freedom of Gnomes

Clowns, Paul De Jong and Cobus Nel, make their way up Colombo Street towards the Telethon in the Town Hall.

Date 1988-06-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs