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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

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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

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

Opening of Windsor School

Views of Riccarton MP, E.S.F. Holland, opening the new Windsor School at Burwood.

Date 1970-07-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

New Zealand team at Commonwealth Games

The New Zealand team walking around the track at the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony at the QEII Park. Full spectator stands are in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

View of the flag ceremony during the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games at QEII Park stadium. Flag bearers are stood in a semi-circle around a stage with the teams stood in groups on the pitch...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 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

Keith Webb at Parklands Post Bank

Keith Webb, a customer at the new Parklands Post Bank in Parklands Shopping Mall with a knife and scissors. He was invited to cut both the ribbon and the cake at the Bank's opening.

Date 1989-10-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs

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

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

Officials at Stewart Fountain opening ceremony

Officials, including the Vicar of St Michael’s the Reverend P. B. Baker and the donor R. H. Stewart, at the Stewart Fountain opening ceremony on the corner of Colombo Street and Hereford Street.

Date 1971-02-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Prince Philip at the Commonwealth Games

An athlete shaking hands with Prince Philip on stage at the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games at QEII Park stadium. Photographer and packed spectator stands are in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Lyttelton Gaol plaque

Mrs F. Y. Conradie, a member of Lyttelton museum, with Samuel Jones, next to the newly unveiled plaque on the site of the Lyttelton Gaol.

Date 1981-08-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Unveiling of the Lyttelton Gaol plaque

Scenes during the unveiling of the Lyttelton Gaol plaque on the site of the gaol. Frames four and five are of Lyttelton museum member, Mrs F. Y. Conradie, performing the unveiling. Frame six is of...

Date 1981-08-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Singapore Airlines office opening

Scenes during the opening ceremony of the new Singapore Airlines ticket office on the ground floor of the AMP building in Cathedral Square. Featured is a mural titled 'Singapore 81' which is being...

Date 1981-10-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cabin crew staff at the Singapore Airlines office opening

Scenes during the opening ceremony of the new Singapore Airlines ticket office on the ground floor of the AMP building in Cathedral Square. Featured is a mural titled 'Singapore 81' which is being...

Date 1981-10-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Opening of the Woolston Canterbury Savings Bank

Norman Kirk MP for Sydenham, giving a speech during the opening of the Woolston branch of the Canterbury Savings Bank. Also pictured is the president of the bank M. J. Russell, the general manager F...

Date 1965-04-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Official opening of the Canterbury Savings Bank building

Robert Muldoon unveiling the plaque in the new Canterbury Savings Bank building. Stood next to him is the bank's general manager, Mr F. Dickson.

Date 1983-12-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Unveiling of plaque at Canterbury Savings Bank, Papanui

H.J. Walker, Member of Parliament for St Albans, unveiling a plaque at the Canterbury Savings Bank Papanui branch during the opening of the new branch.

Date 1964-12-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Unveiling of plaque at Canterbury Savings Bank

M. A. Connelly, Member of Parliament for Riccarton, unveiling a plaque during the official opening of the Lincoln Road branch of the Canterbury Savings Bank. Also pictured is the bank president Mr J...

Date 1964-11-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs