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School teachers cycling to QEII Park

Auckland school teachers, Elaine Williams (front) and Adrienne Allen on a tandem bicycle, cycling from Fendalton to Queen Elizabeth II Park wearing the colours of the Christchurch Commonwealth Games.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 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 Star photographs

Scrapers removing topsoil at Queen Elizabeth II Park

Preliminary earthworks at Queen Elizabeth II Park for the construction of the swimming pool and athletics stadium for the 1974 Commonwealth Games.

Date 1971-12-09
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Preliminary earthworks at Queen Elizabeth II Park

Preliminary earthworks at Queen Elizabeth II Park for the construction of the swimming pool and athletics stadium for the 1974 Commonwealth Games.

Date 1971-12-09
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

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 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 Star photographs

New Zealand team at Commonwealth Games

The New Zealand team walking around the track at the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony at the QEII Park. Full spectator stands are in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

View of the flag ceremony during the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games at QEII Park stadium. Flag bearers are stood in a semi-circle around a stage with the teams stood in groups on the pitch...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

A large group of children running along the track at pitch at QEII Park during a performance at opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games. In the foreground is a marching band and packed spectator...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

View during the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games, QEII Park stadium. In the foreground are members of Canterbury pigeon clubs preparing to release flocks of pigeons. On the pitch are...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Christchurch children's rugby event

Scenes of children representing different rugby clubs across Christchurch districts, parading with signs representing their club on the pitch at QEII Park.

Date 1970-08-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christchurch children's rugby event

Scenes of children representing different rugby clubs across Christchurch districts, parading with signs representing their club on the pitch at QEII Park.

Date 1970-08-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christchurch children's rugby event

Scenes of children representing different rugby clubs across Christchurch districts, parading with signs representing their club on the pitch at QEII Park.

Date 1970-08-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Inter-club athletics at QEII Park

Scenes of athletes competing in races at the inter-club athletics meeting at QEII Park. Frame one features Gary McKerlan of Ashburton (right) competing in the senior men's 400m hurdles event. Frame...

Date 1981-02-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Setting up a Hāngi at the Waitangi Day QEII Fun Day

Frame one is of a person preparing potatoes for a Hāngi at the QEII Fun Day for Waitangi Day. The remaining two frames are of Pop Brown from the Chatham Islands Tewhatumanawa Culture Club, preparing...

Date 1981-02-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Face painting at the Waitangi Day QEII Fun Day

Two children with pots of paint and with painted faces at the QEII Fun Day for Waitangi Day.

Date 1981-02-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Collapsed cherry-picker hoist at QEII Park

Scenes of people inspecting a cherry-picker which collapsed and injured children at the "Have A Go" day at QEII Park.

Date 1981-02-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Inspecting a collapsed cherry-picker hoist

Scenes of people inspecting a cherry-picker which collapsed and injured children at the "Have A Go" day at QEII Park.

Date 1981-02-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Children's athletics event

Views of children participating in a children's athletics event at QEII Park.

Date 1981-03-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips