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Unexpected hot air balloon over Classical Sparks

A very unexpected hot air balloon flew over the Classical Sparks concert in North Hagley Park in the middle of the performance.

Date 2014-02-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Hot air balloon passing over the crowd at Classical Sparks

A hot air balloon passes directly overhead during the Classical Sparks concert in North Hagley Park.

Date 2014-02-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Total lunar eclipse looking over the trees at Nunweek Park

The moon during the totality of the eclipse, framed by tops of trees at Nunweek Park in Northwest Christchurch.

Date 2014-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Fascinating flowers at Botanic D'Lights

Last minute crowds are let in after queuing for a hour at the Botanic D'Lights exhibition at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens before closing time, and are delighted by the flowers that line the path...

Date 2018-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Rain Tree at Botanic D'Lights

Last minute crowds are let in after queuing for a hour at the Botanic D'Lights exhibition at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens before closing time, and are delighted by the rain tree that they find...

Date 2018-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Port Hills Fire 2017

The view of the Port hills fires on Wednesday 15th February 2017. Pioneer recreation and sport centre is behind me and Centennial park is in the foreground.

Date 2017-02-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Little shag feeding offspring at Horseshoe Lake Reserve

Horseshoe Lake Reserve is now home to a colony of little shag during nesting season that can be seen from the car park area. During the day the parents routinely fly away to fish, and return to feed...

Date 2018-11-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

2020 Photo Hunt

The theme for the 2020 Photo Hunt was Encounter Our Stories which was part of the Heritage Festival theme of Encounter our Stories – Arts, culture and identity. It marks the 12th Photo Hunt and and...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Christchurch Photo Hunt

"Wiley" Wilson, Keith Thwaites, Arthur David "Bomber" Mills

Left to right: "Wiley" Wilson, Keith Thwaites, Arthur David "Bomber" Mills in St Bede's uniforms outside the Post Office building in the Square. Third Term, 1938 - Form V. Note on back of photo says...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Tightrope walker in Thorpe's Paddock, Gayhurst Road

This event was in Thorpes paddock, Gayhurst Rd, Dallington about 1935. I can remember seeing his gear lying on the ground. It was depression years & I understand that not many paid to get in but a lot...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

My grandmother and grandfather with one of the cows

My grandmother and grandfather with one of the cows they had for milking, on the bit of land they rented out at the end of Butler Street, in Opawa. They had cows, chickens and a big vege garden and my...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Donella at Orana Park, 1978

This is myself at Orana Park when it was quite new as an attaction. I was very nervous about going on the pony rides; we had also just driven through the lion enclosure and had a lion jump up on the...

Date 1978
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Sunnyside Hospital administration block

Sunnyside Hospital administration block. Designed by government architect John Campbell, the administration block was opened in 1892 and demolished in 2007. In 2002 I returned to high school and did...

Date 2002
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Cathedral Square

Cathedral Square, ANZ right, BNZ left

Date 2004
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Redcliffs with view of Shag Rock

Redcliffs with view of the former Shag Rock; following the 2011 earthquake now commonly known as" shag pile".

Date 2009
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

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

Timila Dance Academy performing Lezim

Lezim is a folk dance form, from the state of Maharashtra in India for which dancers carry a small musical instrument with jingling cymbals

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

Vivid green

The leaves are fresh after the storm. The clear blue sky brings out the color in green. I feel the breath of life and power. I can’t see it, but I can feel it. This makes me think about what I can do...

Date 2019-10-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Cheerful color

Lovely warm and nice weather, cheerful-colored flowers stand out in the middle of Victoria Square. They took my exhaustion away. Pink, yellow, orange and green, they paint the city. Now all I can...

Date 2019-09-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt