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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

Pukeko jostling over a shoot

These two pukeko at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve grabbed the same shoot from the shallow water and jostled over it for a bit.

Date 2018-02-10
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

D C 3 at Harewood Airport

Staff from No. 4 Hanger. Name of aircraft: (D.C. 3). This plane was built 20 March 1945 as a freighter for the RNZAF for use as a paratrooper. The aircraft went to the National Airways Corporation 29...

Date 1954
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2008 Photo Hunt

Hornby League Football Team, 1915

Hornby Rugby League Football Team, winners of the Junior Flag Competition 1915. This team was the foundation team of the Hornby Club. The Club was established in 1915 and we will celebrate 100 years...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 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

George Clifford Loader, 5 years old, and his sisters

Roma & Monica Loader (back) and Molly and George Loader (front). My father George Clifford Loader, 5 years old, and his sisters. from Cressy Tce in Lyttelton where they were brought up. He lived in a...

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

Kim Joyce's Christening at St Joseph's Parish Church

Kim Joyce's Christening at St Joseph's Parish Church. Left - right: Ra Brown, his wife Sue. Kim's father George Morete, myself, Pip Joyce, holding Kim. St Joseph's on main North Rd, has been...

Date 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Papanui Boxing Club, 1985

Papanui Boxing Club, Winner of Bluey Allen Cup, Most Wins Christchurch, Most wins Porirua Thompson Trophy 1985. This team was coached by Phil Shatford, who went on to coach Riverside and now is the...

Date 1985
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt