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Willie Kapea with a Mogel Bin Services truck

Mogel Bin Services Ltd employees protesting against Mogel due to contract disagreements. Willie Kapea is pictured driving the rubbish truck with Mike Perry, John Vetty, Te Arahi Kapea, Willie Bolton...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Railwaymen on strike, Addington

The National Union of Railwaymen's Canterbury secretary, Mr P. S Corliss, speaking to the railway staff through a loud hailer while the Minister of Transport, Mr Gair, waits on the footpath outside...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

North East Christchurch Energy Group Protest

In '79 the National Government introduced a 60 percent increase in the price of bulk electricity. As a result household power bills doubled. Outside a national electricity/energy conference at the...

Date 1979
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2008 Photo Hunt

Stop the tour, Mobilise May 1

Poster announcing march times and locations to protest the 1981 Springbok tour of New Zealand. Depicts intersection of roads as a blue cross on buff background with with blue text in each quadrant...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

July 22, Stay away, All out, National Day of Shame

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. The poster features capitalised black text against a yellow background. Full text from...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

Stop the tour, March, Cathedral Square, Aug 1

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. The poster features capitalised black text against a pale background. Full text from...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

Employment Contracts Bill protest march

Workers from trade unions including the Council of Trade Unions and the National Union of Railwaymen, marching down Rolleston Avenue against the Employment Contracts Bill.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Papanui High School pupils protesting long hair ban

Group of pupils from Papanui High School with a placard reading 'Is long hair all that bad?', in protest of a long hair ban put in place at the school.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

Protest against the closure of Christchurch Womens Hospital

Two Christchurch women, Koa Saxby and Margaret Duckworth, protesting outside Canterbury Area Health Board offices regarding the decision to close Christchurch Womens hospital on Colombo Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Bus driver, Peter Phillips

Bus driver, Peter Phillips, wearing mufti to protest deregulation of public transport at the Ferry Road bus depot at 120 Ferry Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Painting protest posters

Michelle Edgecombe (left) and Tahu Kahurangi painting posters to be used in a protest walk against benefit cuts.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Antarctica protester

A protester dressed as a penguin with a placard sat outside the Antarctic Centre on Orchard Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Protest about bus passes for those with disabilities

A group of people with physical and intellectual disabilities with their family members and support workers outside Canterbury Regional Council offices. The group are protesting against proposals to...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Christchurch service station owners protest

Owners of Christchurch service stations marching with placards on the bulk fuel installation on Chapmans Road, Woolston protesting against their fuel supplies being cut .

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Drivers union stopwork meeting

A driver speaking out at the call for action at the Stopwork meeting of the Drivers Union at Christchurch Town Hall.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Star photographs

Final test, Rally, Sat. Sept. 12

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. Poster features black text on pale background. Full text: ‘Final test, Rally, Sat. Sept...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

All out against Boks, Sept 12

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. Poster features black text in capitals on pale background. Full text: ‘All out against...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

Red squad is yellow!

Poster protesting against the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand and the New Zealand Police Red Squad. Poster features central image of cartoon pigs dressed in uniforms. Text and...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

Clothing Workers Union march

A large group of Clothing Workers Union members marching through Cathedral Square protesting against a lack of controls on imports.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Furniture workers picketing Mckeown Furniture Co

Furniture workers with placards on a picket line outside Mckeown Furniture Co, South Island Ltd in Papanui in an attempt to get redundancy pay following the closure of the factory.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs