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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

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Community Voice Wall

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

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Sumner Beach

View of Sumner Beach looking towards Sumner Esplanade and apartment buildings.

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Snow over Christchurch

View from Victoria Park looking across towards Westmorland under a dusting of snow.

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Snow on the Port Hills

View of snow covering the area surrounding a road on the Port Hills.

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Side of Lyttelton Street Dairy

Side view of the Lyttelton Street Dairy during the first stages of asbestos removal and demolition works to the dairy and adjoining house. Taken from the Lyttelton Street side looking towards the...

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Grave of early Indian settlers

"The headstone marking the graves of Wuzerah and Kulloo in Sydenham Cemetery. Both were from India and worked for John Cracroft Wilson at his estate in Cashmere." - Contributor's note

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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...

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Lantern Festival Artwork by local schools

"Year of the Horse artwork by local schools, on display at Lantern Festival celebrations at North Hagley Park." - Contributor's note

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Indonesian Masked Dancer at Ingham's Lazy Sundays

"A dancer performs a traditional Indonesian dance to gamelan music, performed by the University of Canterbury Gamelan Ensemble, as part of Ingham's Lazy Sundays at the Archery Lawn in the Botanic...

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Isaac Theatre Royal Open Day

"The iconic Isaac Theatre Royal on its public open day, following completion of its earthquake repairs." - Contributor's note

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COVID-19 Baby Bears' Bubble

"A collection of tiny teddy bears hung outside in a waterproof 'bubble' during the first COVID-19 lockdown. Many displayed soft toys so that their neighbours would have something to spot on their...

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COVID-19 Monkey

"A well-dressed monkey looking out the window, during the first COVID 19 lockdown. Many displayed soft toys so that their neighbours would have something to spot on their exercise walks." -...

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COVID-19 Kindness Rocks

"A collection of painted rocks baring words of encouragement during the first COVID 19 lockdown." - Contributor's note

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COVID-19 Waving Teddy

"A waving teddy bear in an upstairs window, during the first COVID 19 lockdown...This one was extra special because the owner had motorised the arm such that it waved back and forth to the passers-by...

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COVID-19 Lockdown Birthday Wishes

"Birthday wishes for a child on the street (who couldn't have a party), during the first COVID 19 lockdown." - Contributor's note

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Grounded 777s

"Rows of Air New Zealand long-haul Boeing 777s parked for storage at Christchurch International Airport. Flight operations all but stopped during the COVID 19 lockdown." - Contributor's note

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