The secretary of the British Commonwealth Games Federation, Mr Kenneth Sandilands Duncan (right) , discussing plans and finance with the chairman of Commonwealth Games Promotion New Zealand, Mr A. I...
Athletes on the track at an athletics meeting prior to the 1974 Commonwealth Games at Queen Elizabeth II Park.
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View of the HMS Jupiter and Tranz Tours Cruise ship at Lyttelton Harbour as part of the 1974 Christchurch Commonwealth games and Royal visit.
Viva Sila (right), Samoa Mavaega (back) at the Commonwealth Games at QEII Park.
Views of the National Film Unit filming a film about the aspects of the Commonwealth Games administration.
Photographs of Mayor Pickering and engineer Bill Lovell-Smith inspecting the site of the 1974 Commonwealth Games complex at QEII Park.
Views of the High School Old Boys’ athletic club’s 100-mile relay to raise money for the Commonwealth Games.
Grant Anderson and Noel Daniel at the finish line at the High School Old Boys’ athletic club’s 100-mile relay to raise money for the Commonwealth Games.
View of a Māori cultural performance during the opening ceremony for the 1974 Commonwealth Games at QEII Stadium in Christchurch.
New Zealand athlete Mene Mene landing in the long jump pit whilst competing in the Decathlon at the Christchurch Commonwealth Games at QEII Stadium.
New Zealand athlete Mene Mene winning the second heat of the decathlon 100 metres, followed by Sanitesi Latu (Tonga), Robert Lethbridge (Australia) and Sitiveni Rabuka (Fiji) at the Christchurch...
Auckland school teachers, Elaine Williams (front) and Adrienne Allen on a tandem bicycle, cycling from Fendalton to Queen Elizabeth II Park wearing the colours of the Christchurch Commonwealth Games.
Interior of the CHTV3 studio in Christchurch, designed for co-ordinating and broadcasting coverage of the Commonwealth Games. Camera men are setting up the studio with presenter, and Games frontman...
A group of Sydney, Australia residents watching coverage of the Christchurch Commonwealth Games shown as part of a window display at the New Zealand Government Tourist Bureau in Pitt St, Sydney.
Views of Mr C. H. J. Brown, the Commonwealth Games Association marketing manager, with versions of the New Zealand team's Commonwealth Games emblem ahead of the games in Brisbane.
View across the track and pitch to full spectator stands during the opening of the Commonwealth Games at the QEII Park. In the foreground are a flock of pigeons taking flight across the track.
The Commonwealth Games organising committee chairman, Mr R. S. Scott (seated), receives a cash donation from Mr J. D. Liddle, New Zealand manager of Woolworths (thought to be standing with cash). Man...
R. S. Scott, chairman for the organising committee of the Commonwealth Games Organisation discussing feasibility of installing a temporary tartan track at Lancaster Park for the 1974 Commonwealth...
Views of delegation who will promote New Zealand's application for the 1974 Commonwealth Games. Pictured are H. C. Blazey, E. H. William, R. S. Scott, H. T. Dean, M. F. Hunter and N. B. Ulrich.
Views of Jock Morrison, New Zealand weightlifting team coach at the Commonwealth Games.
Views of Barbara Poulsen and Tony Ebert at Christchurch Airport with the medals they won at the Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh.
Gail Smith (left), Kate Slowey and Adrienne Berrett in the new Bank of New Zealand uniforms. The new uniforms were issued to coincide with the Christchurch Commonwealth Games.
A large group of children running along the track at pitch at QEII Park during a performance at opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games. In the foreground is a marching band and packed spectator...