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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

Sheep bollard in the city

These colorful, plastic sheep bollards popped up in the city. They were popular with tourists who took selfies with them and tired locals who sat on them.

Date 2014-10-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

The Merry Monday Walkers out exploring the city

The Merry Monday Walkers out exploring the city. This was the pop up art gallery that was on the corner of Madras and St Asaph Street.

Date 2014-03-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Young and old relaxing inside Orbis at FESTA

Young and old alike are delighted by the Orbis CityUps installation during the FEStival of Transitional Architecture. Orbis was created by a team from the University of Auckland.

Date 2014-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Reflecting upon the familiar sight of road cones during FESTA

Visitors reflect upon the road cones that became a part of Christchurch life after the earthquake. The cones are part of the Antigravity CityUps installation at the FEStival of Transitional...

Date 2014-10-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

The lost community of Bexley

A commemorative seat, hidden in the Bexley Wetland. Inscription: "Bexley - the hidden jewel in the crown. In memory of the community of Bexley, their devotion to both river and wetlands, sadly lost in...

Date 2018-12-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Decorated container on the road to Sumner

Decorated shipping containers beneath the cliff on the road to Sumner, Christchurch.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Out and about

Decorated container on the road to Sumner

Decorated shipping containers beneath the cliff on the road to Sumner, Christchurch.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Out and about

Decorated container on the road to Sumner

Decorated shipping containers beneath the cliff on the road to Sumner, Christchurch.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Out and about

Morgan Jones with art installation

Art installation entitled "300 Steps" at Mount Gay in South Canterbury by sculptor, Morgan Jones.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Moving the Friendship Totem Pole to Christchurch Airport

View from the ground of the Friendship Totem Pole being installed in its new location near the roundabout at the end of Memorial Avenue at Christchurch Airport. The Totem Pole was moved from Little...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Knitting for the Front statue at Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley

View of the 'Knitting for the Front' (known as Knitting Girl) statue at Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley. The statue is owned by the Canterbury Society of Arts on indefinite loan to...

Date 1969-12-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

United Fisheries mural, Durham Street

Gina Papageorge, Christchurch Polytechnic student, painting a mural on the United Fisheries building, Durham Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Art at Christchurch Teachers College

Sculpture work for the grounds surrounding newly constructed buildings by Rosemary Johnson at the Christchurch Teachers College, Ilam.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Sculpture at Airport by Rosemary Johnson

Untitled sculpture and fountain at the airport of silver water features and floating clouds by Rosemary Johnson. The sculpture was commissioned for the opening of the airport in 1975.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Historical Christchurch images