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Organising committee members for the Polynesian Festival

Members of the organising committee for the Polynesian Festival performing a haka on the track at QEII Park, the chosen venue for the Festival. Members pictured are, from left, Mike Waretini, Dr Peter...

Date 1986-05-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Drive World at QEII Park

Michael Norris, age 4, learning to drive an excavator digger at Drive World at QEII Park.

Date 1982-12-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Resurfacing at QEII Park stadium

Mr C. D. Dunlap (left), American technical adviser to Parvoc and Mr J. Tuwhara inspecting the track at QEII Park stadium ahead of resurfacing works on the all-weather track.

Date 1983-10-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Firefighters training at Queen Elizabeth II Park

Firefighters working to extinguish a deliberately set fire at the old grandstand at Queen Elizabeth II Park as part of a training exercise. The grandstand is being removed ahead of the Commonwealth...

Date 1972-03-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star photographs

QEII Park from above

Aerial view of QEII Park stadium, raceway, hydroslides and rollercoaster.

Date 1986-11-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Riding the blue dry slide, QEII Park

Groups of children sliding down on sacks, and waiting in line for, the blue dry slide at QEII Park.

Date 1986-05-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Group of children holding a ball off the ground, QEII Park

School children in QEII Park trying to keep a colourful 'Earth' ball off the ground during celebrations of the visit by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.

Date 1986-03-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Children at QEII Park

School children in QEII Park with some trying to keep a colourful 'Earth' ball off the ground during celebrations of the visit by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.

Date 1986-03-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Children at QEII Park track

School children lying on their backs around the track whilst large inflated 'Earth' balls are rolled over them during celebrations of the visit by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh...

Date 1986-03-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Athletics meeting at QEII Park

Athletes on the track at an athletics meeting prior to the 1974 Commonwealth Games at Queen Elizabeth II Park. Highly Commended in the People category of the 2020 Christchurch City Libraries Photo...

Date 1974
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Christchurch United v Mt Wellington football match

Gameplay action of Christchurch United scorer Allan Carville being obstructed by Mt Wellington defender Marty Jennison during a national league match at QEII Park.

Date 1990-09-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Skateboarding at QEII Park

Vaugh Black, age 15, skateboarding through the watering system at QEII Park.

Date 1990-01-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Little River Band concert

View of crowds at the Little River Band concert held at Queen Elizabeth II Park. The Little River Band were supporting Willie Nelson during his tour.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

Little River Band concert

View of crowds at the Little River Band concert held at Queen Elizabeth II Park. The Little River Band were supporting Willie Nelson during his tour.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

Jelly bean eating competition

Clare Kershaw attempting to eat 100 jelly beans during the Guinness Book of Records, record breaking weekend at QEII Park.

Date 1989-02-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Jelly bean eating competition

Theo Stewart attempting to eat 100 jelly beans during the Guinness Book of Records, record breaking weekend at QEII Park.

Date 1989-02-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Events at the Canterbury Athletics at QEII Park

Scenes of athletes participating in events at the opening of the Canterbury athletics season at QEII Park. Frames one and two are of pole vaulter David Emms of New Brighton competing in the under 18's...

Date 1981-10-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips