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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

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

Final test, Rally, Sat. Sept. 12

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. Poster features black text on pale background. Full text: ‘Final test, Rally, Sat. Sept...

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

All out against Boks, Sept 12

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. Poster features black text in capitals on pale background. Full text: ‘All out against...

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

Red squad is yellow!

Poster protesting against the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand and the New Zealand Police Red Squad. Poster features central image of cartoon pigs dressed in uniforms. Text and...

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

The 50 guilty people

Poster protesting against the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. Poster features 50 black and white portrait photographs of New Zealand National Party MPs including their...

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

New Zealands top street gang

Poster protesting against the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. Poster features central image of a New Zealand Police officer in riot helmet with baton raised. Text and image are...

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

Abortion law protest

Groups of people with placards protesting against abotion laws at the opening of Parliament in Wellington.

Date 1980-05-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Christchurch Star photographs

Police and protesters

Police officers holding back protesters outside the Christchurch Star offices on Kilmore Street. The protesters had gathered to protest against various government policies outside the Christchurch...

Date 1979-07-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Education cuts protest

"Student union president, Mr A. Stuart, addressing a crowd of Protesters at a University of Canterbury student demonstration in Cathedral Square protesting education cuts as part of the "Education...

Date 1979-07-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs