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Unloading of Arts Festival signage

Mr Peter Parmenter, of the Christchurch City Council Works Department, unloading Arts Festival symbols outside Christchurch Town Hall ahead of them being put up across the city.

Date 1976-02-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Organising committee members for the Polynesian Festival

Members of the organising committee for the Polynesian Festival performing a haka on the track at QEII Park, the chosen venue for the Festival. Members pictured are, from left, Mike Waretini, Dr Peter...

Date 1986-05-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Vintage Freight Wagon, Christchurch Festival Ticket Office

A 1914 vintage freight wagon being lifted by a crane into position at City Mall. The wagon has been re-purposed into a ticket office and information centre for the Christchurch Festival.

Date 1983-11-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Christchurch Festival auction item delivery

Festival organisers John Page (left) and Robin Neate delivering goods to the Theatre Royal be auctioned in a live show as part of the Christchurch Festival. Goods include a portable heater, aeroplane...

Date 1983-06-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Timila Dance Academy performing Lezim

Lezim is a folk dance form, from the state of Maharashtra in India for which dancers carry a small musical instrument with jingling cymbals

Date 2019-10-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Rhythm of Kerala

Members played the Chenda drum, a traditional instrument from Kerala, India for a Diwali Celebration at Tūranga.

Date 2019-10-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Festival of Flowers, Cathedral Square

"This photo was taken at the Festival of Flowers in 2003. Mum, dad and my younger sister attended the festival, which was held at Cathedral Square." - Contributor's note

Date 2003-02-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

SummerTimes festival puppet show

A man and woman in costume with puppets during a street performance for the SummerTimes festival in the City Mall on the corner of High Street and Cashel Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

Acrobatics on sheep sculptures during FESTA

I happened to spot some friends who then decided to do some impromptu acrobatics on the sheep sculptures during the FEStival of Transitional Architecture.

Date 2014-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Young and old relaxing inside Orbis at FESTA

Young and old alike are delighted by the Orbis CityUps installation during the FEStival of Transitional Architecture. Orbis was created by a team from the University of Auckland.

Date 2014-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Children marvel at the ice sculpture at the Diwali Festival

Children marvel at the ice sculptures on display at the Diwali Festival inside Horncastle Arena.

Date 2014-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Camera operator enjoying the performance at Diwali

I noticed that this camera man who was filming the live performance at the Diwali Festival was clearly enjoying the experience.

Date 2014-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Reflecting upon the familiar sight of road cones during FESTA

Visitors reflect upon the road cones that became a part of Christchurch life after the earthquake. The cones are part of the Antigravity CityUps installation at the FEStival of Transitional...

Date 2014-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt