View of the fencing around the Godley Head gun placements, along the Godley Head Gun Emplacements Track with a sea mist in the background.
"Taken on the Godley Head track, looking at the old historic military buildings." - Contributor's note
A lighthouse and keepers cottage was erected in the early 1860's, constructed with locally quarried stone. It first displayed its light in early 1865. Access to the light was initially by way of a...
This photograph is of my Uncle, Aunty and cousins on a summer picnic outing around 1954. I'm not sure of the exact location, but love the image and looks to have been taken in the Banks Peninsula area...
Views of the interior of the Godley Head lighthouse, including the view.
Paraglider leaving the launch area on Summit Road, Sumner. Views are visible from Taylors Mistake, Harris Bay and Godley Head. A cargo ship is visible at sea.
Looking east at sunrise; at the old Godley head gun emplacements.
Leah, a visitor from the North Island was keen to go walking on the hills. I suggested my favourite walk, Whitewash Road to Taylor's Mistake. Commencing at Scarborough we had views of Sumner and the...
Views of the Godley Head lighthouse.
Views of Brian Gray (new chief lighthouse keeper at Godley Head) with his family (his wife, Thelma and Lesley, Kelly and Maria).
Views of the way to the lighthouse at Godley Head.
Taken at Godley Head looking north towards Christchurch. The Godley Head Coastal track starts from Taylors Mistake beach which passes a row of historic beaches such as Boulder Bay.
Dust billows seconds after a deep roaring sound signaled the collapse of a huge section of the cliff near Little Port Cooper on ANZAC Day, as seen from Godley Head. Dark sediment and breaks in the...
Plaque at the top of Evans Pass commemorating Captain Joseph Thomas, engineer and surveyor for the Canterbury Association. Canterbury Centenary 1850 - 1950.
Three children playing on South New Brighton beach with the waves and views across to Godley Head in the background.
A pet dog sat on New Brighton beach under a windsock with views across to Godley Head in the background.
Two surf lifeguards, an adult and a child, walking along New Brighton beach. Views across towards Godley Head are in the background.
Two children and a surfer on New Brighton beach with the pier and views across to Godley Head in the background.
Exterior view of the Godley Head lighthouse.
Exterior of the Godley Head lighthouse.
Lighthouse keeper, Brian Gray, with his wife Thelma, and their three children, Lesley, Kelly, and Maria.
Interior of Godley Head lighthouse lighting system.
Exterior of the Lighthouse keeper's cottage at Godley Head.