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Sinterklaas and the Black Peters

Cultural event Sinterklaas and the Black Peters (Zwarte Piet) parading in central Christchurch by the Avon River at the intersection with Oxford Terrace. Frames two and three also feature a horse.

Date 1969-12-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Royal New Zealand Air Force graduation parade at Wigram

Views of a Royal New Zealand Air Force graduation parade at Wigram. Frames three to six are of Pilot Officer P. J. Nalder being awarded the De Lange Trophy by Air Commodore A. S. Agar.

Date 1970-03-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Papier Mache RNZAF Skypork

University of Christchurch student, Damien Martin, piloting a papier mache aircraft on the back of a truck called the RNZAF Skypork at the head of the capping procession on Cashel Street heading...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Farmers and Haywrights Christmas parade

View of crowds watching floats including a Humpty Dumpty float travelling along Armagh Street during the Farmers and Haywrights Christmas parade.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Inspection of new firefighters

Lloyd Johns, Fire Service Commission director of training, inspects new firefighters as part of the passing out parade at Christchurch Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Firefighter parade inspection

Mayor Hamish Hay (right) with Mr Stevens, B.F. Hyland (left, rear) and Commissioner F. Hardy firefighters as part of a ceremony to mark the change from the Christchurch Fire Board to the Fire Services...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

Inspection of firefighter recruits

E. B. E. Taylor (right), F. A. Hardy and T. Jack (rear) inspect a parade of firefighter recruits during their passing out parade at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

Inspection of new firefighters

N.G. Pickering (right), B. A. Hyland and T. Jack (rear) inspect a parade of firefighter recruits during their passing out parade at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Aulsebrook's parade to celebrate the end of the War

Picture is of the Aulsebrook's parade to celebrate the end of the First World War.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Christchurch Festival Floral Parade, Milk Vendors' float

View of the Milk Vendors' float during the Christchurch Festival Floral Parade travelling along Colombo Street. In the background are crowds of people watching the parade in front of Hannahs and Boots...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

The Splinta Stilt Theatre Company, Christchurch Festival

A group of four stilt walkers in costume from The Splinta Stilt Theatre Company participating in the Christchurch Festival Floral Parade, travelling along Colombo Street. Behind them is Boots chemists...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Vintage truck in Christchurch Festival Floral Parade

A vintage McVicar Timber truck followed by a Canterbury Public Library bus, both decorated in flowers for the Christchurch Festival Floral Parade. Lining the street are crowds of people watching the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Bus being decorated for the Floral Parade

Bus driver, Ms Linda Purves, sat amongst flowers in a bus shed during the decoration of a Christchurch Transport Board bus for the Christchurch Festival floral parade.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Floral Parade route map

Hand drawn map of the route of the Christchurch Festival floral parade, starting and finishing in Hagley Park.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Save the Children Floral parade float

A group of children on the Save the Children fund float travelling along Rolleston Avenue as part of the Christchurch Festival Floral parade.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs