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Motukarara New Zealand all breeds’ gun dog championships

Burnley Dune gun dog, owned by Doug Roper, with a bird in his mouth at the New Zealand all breeds’ gun dog championships in Motukarara. [Frame 46] Unidentified man with his gun dog.

Date 1971-10-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Competitors at New Zealand all breeds’ gun dog championships

Competitors with their dogs at the New Zealand all breeds’ gun dog championships in Motukarara. [Frames 3 to 5] Lex Ross from Dunedin with his dog retrieving a bird.

Date 1971-10-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

R. G. Bell with a painting of sheep

Auctioneer R. G. Bell, with a painting of sheep, for sale in Mona Vale. Other paintings are visible in background.

Date 1971-10-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sewerage treatment plant, Pages Road, Bromley

Exterior of a Christchurch city's sewerage treatment plant building designed to reduce sewage smells. In the foreground is parkland and a lake with Canadian geese coming in to land.

Date 1990-05-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Ice skating at Lake Ida

View across Lake Ida across cars parked up and with crowds of people ice skating on the lake.

Date 1950 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

A joy-ride on Lake Ida

A vintage car taking a sled of children for a joy-ride across the frozen Lake Ida. Groups of people are ice skating in the background.

Date 1957-07-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Swimmers at Lake Bryndwr

Swimmers at the shingle pit swimming hole Lake Bryndwr, Wairakei and Breens Roads

Date 1955 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Waitaki Hydro Electric Scheme

View of the Waitaki Hydro Electric scheme dam on the Waitaki River from Lake Waitaki towards Canterbury.

Date unspecified month and day in 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Waitaki Hydro Electric Scheme

View of the Municipal Electricity Department Waitaki Hydro Electric scheme dam on the Waitaki River from Lake Waitaki towards Canterbury.

Date unspecified month and day in 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Waitaki Hydro Electric Scheme

View of the power house and dam at the Municipal Electricity Department Waitaki Hydro Electric scheme dam on the Waitaki River from Lake Waitaki flowing towards Canterbury.

Date unspecified month and day in 1934
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Rotokawa, May 1902

View across Lake Rotokawa in the direction of Taupō on the North Island.

Date unspecified day in 1902-05
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Ohinemutu, Lake Rotorua, May 1902

View around Lake Rotorua the Māori settlement of Ohinemutu, part of wider Rotorua.

Date unspecified day in 1902-05
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

The new section of the power-house at Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The extra generating power of the new plant will be 15,000 k.w., making a total of 27,000 k.w., or more than...

Date 1926
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The recently completed surge chamber at Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The new surge-chamber, which controls the flow of water to the new section of the Lake Coleridge power-house...

Date 1926
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Letting out Lake Ellesmere, Canterbury, to the sea

Newspaper caption: The contractor, Mr R. Macartney, is on the far side of the cutting anxiously watching the struggle between Lake and sea. In this work success is never certain until the opening has...

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press