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Displaying a catch of eels

A group of four outside a house with eels they caught at Lakeside. Pictured are, from left, -Mr F. Eveleigh, Steven Eveleigh, Ralph Platt and Malcolm Eveleigh.

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

Eel caught in the Wairarapa Stream

A group of boys with a large eel they caught in the Wairarapa Stream near Clyde Road in Bryndwr. Pictured are, from left, Gerald Fagan, Robert Fagan, James Mercer, Julian Smith, James Smith and David...

Date 1969-12-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fishing at Shag Rock

Views of fishing at Shag Rock. Pictured in frame 4 is David Watts.

Date 1970-01-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mr B. A. Thompson with 42lb salmon

Views of Mr B. A. Thompson, in his garden on Avalon Street, with 42lb salmon he caught at the mouth of the Rakaia River.

Date 1970-02-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Uncle Ahmed at the Cape, Oamaru

Ahmed Akbar Cooper married Ruth Chisnall.  His father was Thornhill Cooper an early Canterbury artist.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Bedroom dresser in a home in Halswell

Close-up of Abby's bedroom dresser with photographs and a pet goldfish in her home on Grace Close, Aidanfield subdivision, Halswell.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Ellenor Waters

S.R. Gerrand, film unit producer

S.R. Gerrand, Christchurch Teachers College television unit producer (left) during the filming of a home economics class at Heaton Intermediate School.

Date 1974-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

A toddler marvels at fish at the Discovery Centre in the Canterbury Museum

A toddler marvels at the fish swimming inside the tank at the Discovery Centre in the Canterbury Museum.

Date 2017-03-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

A day with rod and line

Newspaper caption: Snapshots on the Selwyn on the opening day of the fishing season. Photograph No. 5 by T. Sewell. (1) The first of the season. (2) Specimens of trout caught on the opening day. (3)...

Date 1910-10-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

A good take of trout from the Selwyn. 25 fish. Weight 61½lb

Newspaper caption: The above catch was made on October 10th, the fishermen shown above being Messrs A. Swanston jun., J. Lee, A. Swanston sen., R. Moffett.

Date 1900-10-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A one day's catch in the lower Selwyn

Newspaper caption: Messrs. R. Dwyer and A. Reese. Seventeen fish weighing 60 1/2 lbs. The three largest 8lbs, 7 3/4 lbs and 7lbs respectively.

Date 1899
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Mark Hibberd & 4lb Trout

Mark Hibberd, big catch Rainbow Trout. Waimakariri River, Belfast, Christchurch.

Date 1978
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2008 Photo Hunt

Drying fish at the lower huts

Newspaper caption: Each weekend since the opening of the fishing season, finds crowds of enthusiastic anglers camped on the banks of various Canterbury rivers: a snapshot from the Selwyn.

Date 1925
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Opening of the trout-fishing season in Canterbury

Newspaper caption: Christchurch anglers who visited the Selwyn river for the opening of the fishing season were rewarded with good sport and fair catches. Mr A. W. Sparrow and Mr O. von Sierakowski...

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Peacock Springs Wildlife Park

Visitor to Peacock Springs Wildlife Park, Mike Akkerman, feeding trout at the park. Peacock Springs forms part of the Isaac Conservation Park in Harewood.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Rusty Russ, Westfleet manager

Rusty Russ, the manager of Westfleet Fishermen's Co-operative Limited at Northlands Shopping Mall with a display of fish caught near Greymouth.

Date 1984-01-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Barbadoes Fisheries Limited

Staff processing fish at Barbadoes Fisheries Limited in Sydenham.

Date 1982-11-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Marine Department measuring fish

T.B. Gorman, Marine Department fisheries inspector at Lyttelton on board the Ikatere measuring an elephant fish. Captain J.H. Feenery, (left, back) is cleaning fish.

Date 1961-11-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs