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Horse and foal at "Hillwood"

Horse and foal feeding on hay in paddocks at "Hillwood" with Port Hills and Castle Rock in background.

Date 1900 (year approximate) to 1919 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Port Hills cows

Cows on the Port Hills belonging to Stan Hawkins.

Date 1970-10-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Stan Hawkins’ cows

Cows on the Port Hills belonging to Stan Hawkins.

Date 1970-10-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

At the top of the Port Hills

A man sitting on the rocks on top of Port Hills, Lyttelton Harbor in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Leua Iosefa

Leua Iosefa posing in the Port Hills while driving around with his friends after school.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

View from the Cathedral tower

View from the Cathedral tower of Colombo Street, looking south towards the Port Hills.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Shane Duffy collection

Port Hills

Where ever you are in Christchurch, the Port Hills are always visible. Once a barrier to human movement, they are now the site of biking trails, walking tracks, scenic drives and other leisure...

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The settlement ponds, Bromley

"The settlement ponds, reflection of life." - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

A snowman made of Oreos and a sausage roll

A snowman with a sausage roll for a nose and Oreo cookies for eyes and buttons on the Banks Peninsula looking back towards Diamond Harbour, Lyttelton and beyond across the Port Hills to Christchurch...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Storm arriving at New Brighton beach

View from the sand dunes at New Brighton beach looking towards Redcliffs as a storm is heading across the Port Hills.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

A snowy encounter with a relatively newly born lamb on the Port Hills

A snowy encounter with a relatively newly born lamb on the Port Hills, and its first experience with our land and as the little lamb gazes at the stunning view of Lyttelton.

Date 2008-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

An encounter with spring lambs Port Hills

An encounter with spring lambs Port Hills.

Date unspecified day in 2012-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Castle Rock

Castle Rock was especially beautiful when the clouds pushed over the hill into Heathcote Valley. It was a magical place to walk with the children.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Walking Harry Ell track, 2017

Walking along the Harry Ell Track with a friend months after the Port Hill fires of February 2017. Burnt trees along with green grass encapsulates Christchurch growth out of adversity.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Michelle at Lyttelton

Kerstin and Michelle (pictured) have been friends for 3 years as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship programme. Here, Michelle is pictured with the view over Lyttelton Harbour.

Date 2017
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection IHC Christchurch Volunteer Friendship programme collection

Felsi and Nela out walking

Felsi (left) and Nela are friends as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship programme and will brave any weather so they can go for a walk. Here they are enjoying a walk around the block in the southern...

Date 2020-01-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection IHC Christchurch Volunteer Friendship programme collection

Port Hills from Barrington Park

Sports field at Barrington Park. The Port Hills are visible in the background.

Date 1963 to 1964
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Ilam School from University of Canterbury campus

Exterior view of Ilam School buildings and grounds from the University of Canterbury campus. The port hills are visible in the background.

Date 1981 to 1982
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection