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Hot Rod Show at Cowles Stadium, Wainoni

Interior of Cowles Stadium with classic cars and motorcycles parked across the sports courts during the Hot Rod Show. Crowds of people are visible viewing the vehicles during the show.

Date 1983-01-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Anti tour rally, Cowles Stadium, 2nd test

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. Poster features text in red on buff-coloured background and vice versa. Full text from...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

Breakdancing class

Children participating in a breakdancing class at Cowles Stadium, led by Christchurch City Council recreation officer, Neil Gudsell, for a school holiday programme. Children include Ben Lucas...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

Fijian group at the first South Pacific festival in Christchurch

Fijian group on stage at the first South Pacific festival in Christchurch. The group was run by Tony Qalivutu, community leader at the time.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Fijian group at the first South Pacific festival in Christchurch

Fijian group on stage at the first South Pacific festival in Christchurch. The group was run by Tony Qalivutu, community leader at the time.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Cook Island drum dance at the first South Pacific festival in Christchurch

Cook Island drum dance. Dancers created their own costumes and are using ruru's made out of flower/seed sacks and the fans on their heads are made out of young leaves of coconut tree.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Organising committee of the first Pacific Festival in Christchurch

Organising committee of the first Pacific Festival in Christchurch. From left to right: Kim Polata, ? (fijian lady), Christine Ifopo, Tamapua (Pua) Pera.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Group of people related to the first Pacific Festival in Christchurch

Top row left to right: Kim Polata, Tony Qalivutu, ?, ?, Vic Tamati, ? (Tongan lady). Front row left to right: Tamapua (Pua) Pera, Aimalala Puaavasi, Christina Ifopo, ?.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Hockey coaching sessions for schoolboys

Hockey coaching sessions for schoolboys at Cowles Stadium. Ewen Holstein, convenor of the Canterbury Hockey Association’s coaching committee, is visible in all frames. [Frame 23] Mr Holstein and Mark...

Date 1972-05-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hockey coaching sessions

Ewen Holstein, convenor of the Canterbury Hockey Association’s coaching committee, demonstrating moves to a group of schoolboys at Cowles Stadium.

Date 1972-05-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hockey coaching sessions at Cowles Stadium

Hockey coaching sessions for schoolboys at Cowles Stadium. Ewen Holstein, convenor of the Canterbury Hockey Association’s coaching committee, is visible in all frames. [Frames 21 and 22] Mr Holstein...

Date 1972-05-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Floor exercises at Avonhead Ascot invitation gymnastics tournament

Young gymnast Anna Simpson practicing her grade two floor exercises at the Avonhead Ascot invitation gymnastics tournament at Cowles Stadium.

Date 1981-06-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christchurch secondary schoolgirls' gymnastics and trampoline championships

Student from Avonside Girls' High School, Leanne Wright, practicing on the beam ahead of the Christchurch secondary schoolgirls' gymnastics and trampoline championships at Cowles Stadium.

Date 1981-07-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Preparations for the Avonhead Ascot invitation gymnastics tournament

A young gymnast and her coach preparing for the Avonhead Ascot invitation gymnastics tournament at Cowles Stadium.

Date 1981-06-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips