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Kites at an airport

The two boys with kites are my brother and me, and other family members are around as well. At the time we lived at the Harewood Transit Camp. Dad used to make the kites from very light fine paper and...

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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Welcome Home : LOVE !

Connor Cogle standing in front of the Welcome Home: LOVE mural by Richard 'Pops' Baker. Painted in 2016. 136 Stanley Street. Sydenham.

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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Anaya perfomers for Diwali

Anaya performed a beautiful Bollywood dance for our Diwali celebration.

Date 2019-10-19
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Dog jealous about food at Guy Fawkes

A dog looks on jealously as those around him enjoy the street food on offer at New Brighton Mall, among the many who came to attend the fireworks display at New Brighton Pier later that evening on Guy...

Date 2018-11-02
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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
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Acrobatics on sheep sculptures during FESTA

I happened to spot some friends who then decided to do some impromptu acrobatics on the sheep sculptures during the FEStival of Transitional Architecture.

Date 2014-10-25
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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
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Busker amazes the FESTA crowds with fire hula and bracelets

A pair of buskers amazed the crowds at the FEStival of Transitional Architecture with their performances of fire.

Date 2014-10-25
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Busker amazes the FESTA crowds with fire poi

A pair of buskers amazed the crowds at the FEStival of Transitional Architecture with their performances of fire.

Date 2014-10-25
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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
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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
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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
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Selfie at the #chchswing by Gap Filler and Fletcher Living

Sarah (left) and Heather on a weekend outing as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship programme in the central city. Taken at the #chchswing by Gap Filler and Fletcher Living on Manchester Street...

Date 2019-06-29
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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.

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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Child wonders about the protesters at Diwali

A child stops and wonders what the people in masks are protesting about during the Diwali Festival, held at Cathedral Square for the first time.

Date 2018-11-03
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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
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

~~~ rotate Meeting a busker at the Botanic Gardens

Heather meeting a gorilla busker playing an accordion outside the entrance to the Botanic Gardens on Rolleston Avenue during a weekend outing with Sarah as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship...

Date 2019-09-07
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

British Vulcanists

A photo of my father as an apprentice boy aged about 13 years outside his place of business on the corner of Liverpool Street and Cashel Street. About 1923

Date unspecified month and day in 1923
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Ray and Dennis in Cathedral Square

Ray Burt (left) and Dennis O'Neil (right). Photographed in Cathedral Square. Looking East. Far left is the storage depot building for bsues. I think the prominent building in the background was called...

Date 1955 (year approximate)
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Waterskiing at Taylors Mistake

Photo shows my mother Phyllis Leslie waterskiing at Taylors Mistake. The photo was probably taken by her boyfriend, Irvine Arrow, from the boat "Himi"

Date unspecified month and day in 1928
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt