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Riccarton Road traffic death awareness

A group of people lying down in the middle of Riccarton Road to raise awareness of traffic deaths and of the high death toll on the stretch of Riccarton Road between Deans Avenue and Yaldhurst Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Run for education

Tertiary students in Cathedral Square for the "run for education" demonstration against government education policies. Pictured are, from left, the president of the Christchurch Teachers Association...

Date 1980-07-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Christchurch Star photographs

Friday night market patrons, Cathedral Square

Photographer's note: Friday night market patrons watching the Anonymous For The Voiceless protest against farming, and the Belly dancers, Cathedral Square, Christchurch Central City.

Date 2018-04-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Summer Robson : Four Avenues, 2018

Woman and child watching protest by Anonymous for the Voiceless, Cashel Street

Photographer's note: Mother and child watching footage from inside a New Zealand farm. Protest and activism with Anonymous for the Voiceless, Cashel Street, City mall, Christchurch Central.

Date 2018-05-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Summer Robson : Four Avenues, 2018

Anonymous for the Voiceless, animal activism group, Cashel Street

Photographer's note: Anonymous for the voiceless animal activism group, Cashel Street. AV is protesting against animal suffering. By showing passerbys the footage from inside slaughterhouses and farms...

Date 2018-04-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Summer Robson : Four Avenues, 2018

Teachers College student protest

Christchurch Teachers College students in Cathedral Square protesting student living costs.

Date 1976-05-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Transport Law Reform Bill convoy protest

A convoy of trucks and other vehicles passing the new Transport House on Kilmore Street in protest at the Transport Law Reform Bill.

Date 1989-06-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Project X protest

Members of Project X demonstrating against excessive military spending outside King Edward Barracks. Pictured are Isabelle Teresa, Rua Murray, Teresa Windle, Kim Wood and Hamish Bruce.

Date 1970-07-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Bruce Hotel protest

Protesters outside the Bruce Hotel in Akaroa demonstrating to keep the Hotel open. The crowd are listening to the MP for Lyttelton, T.M. McGuigan.

Date 1970-12-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Plumbing course at the building centre

A. Bull, a registered plumber, demonstrates how to fix a leaking tap to K. Power, H. Young and H.C. Greenwood.

Date 1976-03-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Protest against power bill charges

Ethel Sotheran burning a power bill duirng a protest against increased power and telephone bill charges in Cathedral Square.

Date 1989-03-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Protest by Ethel Sotheran

Ethel Sotheran with her stepladder ahead of staging a protest in Cathedral Square against the cost of power and telephone bills.

Date 1989-03-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Wiltshire Buildings

View of Dr Cliff Mason, a member of the Historic Places Trust, squatting on top of the Wiltshire Buildings on the corner of High Street and Tuam Street. He is protesting ahead of the proposed...

Date 1986-10-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Stop the tour, Mobilise May 1

Poster announcing march times and locations to protest the 1981 Springbok tour of New Zealand. Depicts intersection of roads as a blue cross on buff background with with blue text in each quadrant...

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

Women against the tour, March from Merivale Mall

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 Springbok tour of New Zealand. Depicts black text on buff background with central image of a group of South African women. Full text reads...

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

Stop the tour rally, Friday July 3

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand.. The poster features silhouette image of demonstrators with banners and signs. Image...

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

July 22, Stay away, All out, National Day of Shame

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. The poster features capitalised black text against a yellow background. Full text from...

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

Friday Forum, Limits of protest

Poster announcing time, location and topic for the Workers’ Educational Association (WEA) Friday Forum event. 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. The poster features capitalised...

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

Stop the tour, March, Cathedral Square, Aug 1

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. The poster features capitalised black text against a pale background. Full text from...

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