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Lockdown activities

Be inspired by some activities captured in our digital heritage collection that you could attempt with your bubble during our Lockdown.

Surf competition at Scarborough

Scenes of surfers riding the waves during a surf competition at Scarborough. Frame one is of Robbie Hardie of Sumner.

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

Lions Silver Shears competition

Views of participants during the Lions Silver Shears competition at Canterbury Court. Frames two and three are of Ron Somerfield, left, and Malcolm Holland competing in the event.

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

Annual baby show at Northland Shopping Mall

Views of entrants in the 6 to 12 month section of the annual baby show at Northlands Shopping Mall, jointly organised by the mall and the Papanui sub-branch of the Plunket Society.

Date 1970-02-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lions Silver Shears competition

Views of participants during the Lions Silver Shears competition at Canterbury Court. Frame one is of Ron Somerfield, left, and Malcolm Holland competing in the event. Frame two is of Jim Collier with...

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

Lincoln Ploughing Match Association 10th annual competition

Newspaper caption: The Lincoln Association's annual ploughing match was held at Springston and thirty-nine competitors took part. (1) The Lincoln Agricultural College four-horse team, best on the...

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Coronation Street look-a-like competition entrants

Miss Mai Willers (right) with Mrs L. Paine and Mrs V. Williams. The three women entered a Coronation Street character look-a-like competition, and Miss Withers won the award for looking most like...

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

Annual baby show at Northland Shopping Mall

Views of entrants in the 6 to 12 month section of the annual baby show at Northlands Shopping Mall, jointly organised by the mall and the Papanui sub-branch of the Plunket Society.

Date 1970-02-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Snapshots taken at the ploughing match, Templeton

Newspaper caption: The Paparua Ploughing Match Association held its annual fixture on Mr George Bailey's farm, Templeton on August 5. The meeting was highly successful, the entries being considerably...

Date 1914-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

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

Miss Anne Gock

Portraits of Miss Anne Gock, winner of the Fijian town of Ba’s Miss Bougainvillea and Miss Charity beauty pageants.

Date 1972-03-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips