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Hunger awareness march from Kaiapoi to Christchurch

Joan Lynskey (nearest camera) leading a group of youth across the Waimakariri Bridge. The group are walking from Kaiapoi to Christchurch to raise awareness of hunger in overseas countries as part of...

Date 1966-07-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Butchers' protest

Striking butchery workers protest outside of Cleavers butchers in New Brighton. Pictured as part of the protest is secretary of the Canterbury Shop Employees Union Mr B. Alderdice (centre) and a union...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Waimairi rubbish collectors picket line

Scenes of striking Waimairi rubbish collectors on a picket line at the Sawyers Arms Road rubbish dump with police moving them aside as a rubbish truck is passing.

Date 1981-08-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pitch at Lancaster Park during Springbok rugby tour protests

Scenes of Springbok rugby tour protesters rushing onto the pitch at Lancaster Park ahead of the 1st test match. Frames three to five show riot police rushing onto the pitch to stop the protesters.

Date 1981-08-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

TPPA protest sign on Owles Terrace, New Brighton

View of a house on Owles Terrace in New Brighton with a home made TPPA protest sign outside the front gate.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Tegan Hollis-Ristow : Edge of the East, 2016

Bruce with one of his protest signs

Bruce holding up one of with his many protest signs. This one objects to deep sea drilling, but there are also ones on local community issues.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Liam Lyons : Bishopdale, 2017

Project X protest

Members of Project X demonstrating against excessive military spending outside King Edward Barracks. Pictured are Isabelle Teresa, Rua Murray, Teresa Windle, Kim Wood and Hamish Bruce.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Anti-Muldoon protest

Protesters on Kilmore Street near the Christchurch Town Hall following a march from Cathedral Square with banners and placards protesting against Prime Minister Robert Muldoon.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Property speculator protest

Members of the Christian Worker Movement protesting against property speculators outside the entrance to the Christchurch Town Hall.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Anti-Apartheid demonstration

Anti-Apartheid demonstrators protesting the arrival of the South African Rugby League team at Christchurch Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Protest against Rodney Knight

Protest against comments regarding solo mothers made by Rodney Knight of the Salvation Army. The protesters are marching towards the home of Rodney Knight on Paparoa Street in Papanui.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

United States Ambassador, H. Monroe Browne

Protesters outside the University Staff Club on Ilam Road during the visit of United States Ambassador to New Zealand, H. Monroe Browne. They are protesting against the invasion of Grenada and the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Abortion law protest

Groups of people with placards protesting against abotion laws at the opening of Parliament in Wellington.

Date 1980-05-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Protest against poplar trees

Residents of Clipper Place, Redwood, protesting the decision by Merritt Real Estate to keep the poplar trees on the boundary of their properties on Prestons Road. The residents claim the trees are...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Protest against Robert Muldoon

Protesters and police in Cashel Street ahead of Robert Muldoon opening the Canterbury Savings Bank building. The Protesters have gathered to protest against the Prime Minister Robert Muldoon and...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Dawn service on Anzac Day in Cathedral Square

Views of the Anzac Day dawn service in Cathedral Square. [Frame 33] Governor-General Sir Arthur Porritt. [Frame 35] Anti-Vietnam war protesters holding a sign which reads: “Reject forward defence in...

Date 1971-04-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Education cuts protest

Student union president, Mr A. Stuart, addressing a crowd of Protesters at a University of Canterbury student demonstration in Cathedral Square protesting education cuts as part of the "Education...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Arohanui Community protest

Protest by the Arohanui Community outside the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament on Barbadoes Street against the sale of Maryknoll, a worship and refuge centre, by Most Rev. B.P. Ashby Catholic Bishop...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs