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Anaya perfomers for Diwali

Anaya performed a beautiful Bollywood dance for our Diwali celebration.

Date 2019-10-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Rhythm of Kerala

Members played the Chenda drum, a traditional instrument from Kerala, India for a Diwali Celebration at Tūranga.

Date 2019-10-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Lorde rocks the crowd during the Christchurch leg of her first New Zealand tour

Lorde (Ella Yelich-O'Connor) performs to a packed crowd at Horncastle Arena during the Christchurch leg of her first New Zealand tour.

Date 2014-10-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

A family has a friendly encounter with horses at Little River

A pair of very friendly horses approached the fence bordering the car park at Little River, hoping to get some attention from a family who happily obliged.

Date 2014-12-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

A toddler helps a duck to cross the road

A toddler 'helps' this muscovy shelduck to 'cross the road' at Travis Wetland Nature Heritage Park.

Date
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Young and old relaxing inside Orbis at FESTA

Young and old alike are delighted by the Orbis CityUps installation during the FEStival of Transitional Architecture. Orbis was created by a team from the University of Auckland.

Date 2014-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Reflecting upon the familiar sight of road cones during FESTA

Visitors reflect upon the road cones that became a part of Christchurch life after the earthquake. The cones are part of the Antigravity CityUps installation at the FEStival of Transitional...

Date 2014-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Otto Gustav Rosenau and small Gordon Ogilvie

This is Otto Gustav Rosenau and small Gordon Ogilvie. Christchurch author) Gordon is a small boy on the families orchard in Horotane valley. This photo depicts an encounter with someone who had...

Date 1939-09 (year and month approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Otto Gustav Rosenau

Otto Gustav Rosenau a Jewish refugee from Germany who worked with my Grandfather Max Ogilvie for a time on his orchard in Horotane valley and then went to enlist on the 26th December 1939

Date unspecified day in 1940-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

"Costume Cricket Match" held in Hagley Park

This photo,from a family album, I believe depicts some participants in a "Costume Cricket Match" held in Hagley Park on 23 Oct 1877 to raise money for the Indian Famine. Those in the photo are dressed...

Date 1877-10-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Addington Races during Cup Week.

My mother had 12 children including 4 sets of twins under the age of 8. Despite this she always used to take us to the Addington Races during Cup Week. Here are some of my siblings and I dressed to...

Date unspecified year in 1960
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Four Generations

"Mary Ann Arthur (nee Hastie) born 1864, who married Charles Arthur in NZ in 1885 died 1951. Her parents were Margaret and John Hastie who owned the Hurinui Hotel. Mary's daughter, Florence Templeton...

Date 1940 (year approximate) to 1945 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

FBC Hookham

FBC Hookham -  Frank Clausen 14yrs (1890) first day at work as an apprentice Harness Maker / Saddler with Harry Hookham outside his shop on the corner Papanui Rd, Harewood Rd and The North Rd.

Date unspecified month and day in 1890
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Frank B Clausen Hookham outside his shop

Frank B Clausen outside shop – Frank Clausen outside his shop (c1906) in Main North Rd (on the east side just along from Papanui Rd)

Date 1906 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Diwali celebrations continue into the night

Even after official Diwali events have concluded and crowds have mostly subsided, the festivities continue for some still at Cathedral Square, cheered on by a man with a drum and his friends.

Date 2018-11-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Christchurch Airport NAC Engineering Department

This photo was taken at the Christchurch Airport NAC Engineering Department. My father is bottom row second from right (facing photo). It celebrated the first installation of a Boeing 737 engine. From...

Date 1970
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Horses and wagons

Horses and wagons. Taken by Frederick Charles Brockett when on a bicycle trip with friends From Christchurch over Arthurs Pass to Greymouth. From the album of Frederick Charles Brockett dated 1907

Date open start to 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Among the Ranges

Among the Ranges. Taken by Frederick Charles Brockett when on a bicycle trip with friends From. Christchurch over Arthurs Pass to Greymouth.

Date unspecified year in 1900
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Two cyclists

Frederick Charles Brockett - bicycle trip with friends from Christchurch over Arthur's Pass to Greymouth. From the album of Frederick Charles Brockett dated 1907.

Date open start to 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Head of the Waimakariri River from Bealey

Head of the Waimakariri River from Bealey. Taken by Frederick Charles Brockett when on a bicycle trip with friends from Christchurch over Arthur's Pass to Greymouth.

Date unspecified year in 1900
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt