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Ashley Sawmilling Company at Southbrook

Scenes during an address by the Director- General of Forests, Mr A. L. Poole, during the opening ceremony of the Ashley Sawmilling Company's sawmill at Southbrook in North Canterbury.

Date 1970-02-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Opening ceremony at Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library

The Mayor of Christchurch, Lianne Dalziel with Jamie Gough and others cutting the cake at the opening of Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lucas Perelini

Opening ceremony at Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library

Family, friends and visitors watch and take photographs as the kids perform at the opening ceremony for Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lucas Perelini

Opening ceremony at Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library

Local kapa haka teachers and librarians perform a welcome for all of the visitors at the opening of Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lucas Perelini

Opening ceremony at Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library

View from the back of the audience of a traditional Māori ceremony to mark the opening of Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library in one of the community rooms. Students from a local intermediate school assist...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lucas Perelini

Opening ceremony at Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library

A traditional Māori ceremony to mark the opening of Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library in one of the community rooms. Students from a local intermediate school assist in the ceremony.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Liam Lyons

Opening ceremony of Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library

Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel, alongside MP Gerry Brownlee and general public and the opening ceremony of the new Bishopdale Library.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Liam Lyons

Official opening of the Bealey Bridge in Canterbury

View of cars travelling along the Bealey Bridge, which crosses the Waimakariri River, during its official opening. "William (Bill) Penman worked on this bridge as a blacksmith and took this photo." -...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Laying of the Municipal Electricity Department building foundation stone

The official ceremony laying of the foundation stone of the Municipal Electricity Department new building on the corner of Manchester Street and Armagh Street. Pictured is the Hon R. Semple who...

Date 1938-04-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Opening of northern motorway

Minister of Works P.B Allen and Mrs H.E.L. Pickering, wife of the member of Parliament for Rangiora, cutting the ribbon to open the northern motorway.

Date 1967-10-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

People interested in the work

Newspaper caption: Lake Ellesmere: opening the new outlet. The new outlook to Lake Ellesmere was formally opened on May 5 by the Hon T. Y. Duncan, Minister of Agriculture. The purpose of the outlet...

Date 1904-05-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Māori performance at QEII Park

A man doing a Māori performance on the pitch at QEII Park to mark the opening of the Stadium space.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs

Opening ceremony at QEII Park

Groups of children on the pitch at QEII Park stadium representing Canterbury sporting organisations during the opening ceremony of the Park. In the background are the main stands full of spectators.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs

Opening ceremony at QEII Park

Aerial view of QEII Park stadium during the opening ceremony of the park. Groups are shown marching around the track during performances with full spectator stands.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

A large group of children running along the track at pitch at QEII Park during a performance at opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games. In the foreground is a marching band and packed spectator...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

View during the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games, QEII Park stadium. In the foreground are members of Canterbury pigeon clubs preparing to release flocks of pigeons. On the pitch are...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Commonwealth Games victory hostesses

A team enters the grounds watched by the Commonwealth Games victory hostesses. Views across to packed spectator stands are in the background. The ceremony was beamed live by satellite to television...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs