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Water Wheel - Mill Island

"This is a water wheel in Christchurch" - Contributor's note. Taken from along Oxford Terrace of Mill Island near the Hereford Street bridge over the Avon River in the central city.

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Plaque for Indian settlers at Old Stone House

"This plaque was installed for the reopening of Old Stone House on 7 February 2018. The plaque commemorates the workers from the Indian subcontinent who arrived in Canterbury with John Cracroft Wilson...

Date 2020-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Peter Williams on an elephant

"Peter Williams, then 3ZB radio announcer, later TV personality, riding an elephant during a circus parade in Cambridge Terrace with old public library building in the background on 1st Feb 1979." -...

Date 1979-02-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

1st Canterbury Regimental Band rehersal

The 1st Canterbury Regimental Band rehearsing on the grounds of Burnham Military Camp.

Date unspecified year in 1960
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Bowker Fountain postcard

A colourised postcard of the Bowker Fountain at Night in Victoria Square in central Christchurch.

Date unspecified year in 1930
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Bee On Cherry Blossom Tree

"Showing off the wonderful nature in Christchurch with this photo of a Bee on a Cherry Blossom tree." - Contributor's note

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Poppies on Worcester Street

"Poppies in a lovely garden on a beautiful day in Christchurch." - Contributor's note. Taken amongst flower beds on Worcester Street near the corner with Oxford Terrace in the central city.

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Flowers on Worcester Street

"For my class we took photos in town and this is one of my pictures i got!!! it was so much fun to do!!" - Contributor's note. Taken from by flower beds along Worcester Street near the intersection...

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Dog playing fetch near The Arches

"This dog was very hyper and loved playing fetch in the arches grass area." - Contributor's note. Taken on the grass at The Commons near The Arcade Project arches on the corner of Durham Street North...

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Dog on The Commons

"We found this dog and played with it and took this photo" - Contributor's note. Taken from The Commons near The Arcades on the corner of Durham Street North and Kilmore Street in the central city.

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Water Sculpture in Avon River

"A group of year 8s from St Peters School took on a challenge to take amazing photos around the city." - Contributor's note. Stay by Antony Gormley in the Avon River, taken from Cambridge Terrace...

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Leap in Victoria Square

"For photography day my whole class and I went to this turanga library to learn photography. It was lots of fun and we got to go in town to take as many photos as we like, then we had to edit a photo...

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

The willow tree near the river

"A group of year 8s went out to take photos for Turanga Library and this photo was taken near the river." - Contributor's note. Taken along the bank of the Avon River in Victoria Square looking...

Date 2020-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Lockdown Easter Egg Hunt

"An Avonhead neighbour put on events for her community during lockdown. This was an easter egg hunt with addresses of participating houses chalked on the footpath." - Contributor's note

Date 2020-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Community Voice Wall

"An Avonhead neighbour used her brick fence to let the community write messages during lockdown." - Contributor's note

Date 2020-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Papanui High School

Exterior of Papanui High School in Papanui.

Date unspecified year in 1960
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Timeball Station, Lyttelton

View of the Lyttelton Timeball Station taken from Reserve Terrace in Lyttelton.

Date 2011-07-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Bar and bottle store on Gloucester Street

Exterior of a bar and bottle store on Gloucester Street near the corner with Colombo Street in the central city. The building to the left is the Coachman Inn.

Date 1967-11-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

View over Sydenham

View from the Christchurch Railway Station tower across Sydenham towards the Port Hills.

Date 1969
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Grassmere Street, Papanui

View across houses along Grassmere Street in Papanui looking towards the Port Hills.

Date 2011
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Houses on Grassmere Street

View across houses and parkland in Papanui, with Grassmere Street to the right, looking towards the Port Hills.

Date 2011
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Northlands Shopping Mall

View along Grassmere Street looking towards Countdown supermarket and the main buildings of Northlands Shopping Mall in Papanui.

Date 2011-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Towards Northlands Shopping Mall

View over houses along Grassmere Street towards the Countdown supermarket and other buildings as part of Northlands Shopping Mall in Papanui.

Date 2011-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt