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Unexpected hot air balloon over Classical Sparks

A very unexpected hot air balloon flew over the Classical Sparks concert in North Hagley Park in the middle of the performance.

Date 2014-02-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Hot air balloon passing over the crowd at Classical Sparks

A hot air balloon passes directly overhead during the Classical Sparks concert in North Hagley Park.

Date 2014-02-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Hot air balloons at Hagley Park

Scenes of children from Wharenui Primary School setting off tissue-paper made hot air balloons in Hagley Park.

Date 1981-08-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hot air balloons at Hagley Park

Scenes of children from Wharenui Primary School setting off tissue-paper made hot air balloons in Hagley Park.

Date 1981-08-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hot air balloons at Hagley Park

Scenes of tissue-paper made hot air balloons being set off by a student from Wharenui Primary School in Hagley Park. Frames two and three are of a balloon that caught fire mid-flight.

Date 1981-08-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hot air balloons at Hagley Park

Scenes of children from Wharenui Primary School setting off tissue-paper made hot air balloons in Hagley Park.

Date 1981-08-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pupils from Wharenui School setting off hot air balloons

Group of primary school children from Wharenui School holding paper hot air balloons, made by the children, above their heads prior to their launch in Hagley Park.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Hot air balloon over the RNZAF base, Wigram

A hot air balloon captained by Flight Lieutenant "Roly" Parsons, an administrative officer at the RNZAF base at Wigram. The RNZAF base is visible below the balloon.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Winter Balloon Festival

View of hot-air balloons lit up at night in North Hagley Park next to Victoria Lake during the New Zealand Winter Balloon Festival.

Date 1995-06-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Star photographs

Kiwi bird hot air balloon

A kiwi bird shaped hot air balloon owned by hot air balloon company Up, Up and Away. The balloon is flying over the Canterbury - Wellington Ranfurly Shield game at the Swannanoa Domain.

Date 1995-09-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Star photographs

George Gray and hot air balloon

Views of hot air balloon enthusiast George Gray inflating and raising an 18ft high paper balloon in a park. Spectators look on and assist.

Date 1972-05-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

More FM Hot air balloon

A More FM hot air balloon over houses and parkland in Somerfield with the Port Hills in the background.

Date unspecified year in 1990
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

More FM Hot air balloon

A More FM hot air balloon over houses, taken at an intersection in Somerfield.

Date unspecified year in 1990
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Fundraiser balloon ride

Balloon pilot Alistair Malcolm (left), Carin Anderson of West Germany and Ingrid Gaastra from Holland, in a hot air balloon. The balloon rides are being offered at Addington Raceway to raise money for...

Date 1990-03-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Balloon rides at Addington Raceway

An Apple Computer branded hot air balloon being used for balloon rides at Addington Raceway to raise funds for St John of God Hospital.

Date 1990-03-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Flying

Balloons, helicopters, gliders, planes and sails are just some of the ways the people of Christchurch and Canterbury take to the sky.