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Dix Company, July 1905

Five women in canoes on the Avon River including Miss Lena Henricks (front), Miss Bransander (centre) and Misses Hamilton (left and right). In the background is the Botanic Gardens footbridge with...

Date unspecified day in 1905-07
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Bellen and Misses Gallatley, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr Bellen with two of the Gallatley sisters of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat and a canoe on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge. In the background figures are seated on the...

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Mr. Brahin and Miss Mitchell, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr. Brahin and Miss Phyllis Mitchell of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge.

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Mr. Pringle, Musgrove's Grand Opera Company,

Mr Lempriere Pringle of Musgrove's Grand Opera Company with an unidentified woman in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Heathcote River gas pipe petition

R. H. Stillwell reads a petition against the gas pipe that crosses the Heathcote River by Ashgrove Terrace. He is listened to by by the city engineer, P. G. Scoular, and councillors N. V. Cowles, and...

Date 1970-10-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pollution from fellmongery

Pollution from a fellmongery in a tributary of the Kaiapoi River.

Date 1970-11-09
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Iosefa Family at Hanmer

Sean Iosefa sitting in the Hanmer River. With Leua Iosefa, Penina Iosefa, Yasmin Iosefa, Zachary Ioane, Jan-Hai Iosefa, and Sene Ioane building a dam in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Jet skiers on the Avon River

Two people on jet skis travelling along the Avon River at Avondale. Ducks are flying out of their path in the foreground.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Jet skiers on the Avon River

Two people on jet skis travelling along the Avon River at Avondale. Ducks are on the water in the foreground.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Water skier on the Avon River

A water skier facing backwards attached to a boat travelling along the Avon River at Avondale.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Water skier on the Avon River

Two men watching a water skier from the banks of the Avon River in Avondale.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Raft race along the Avon River

View down the Avon River towards the Wainoni Road bridge and New Brighton during a raft race. Spectators are stood on the bridge and along the banks of the river.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Raft race along the Avon River

View of spectators hosing and throwing buckets of water at rafters from the Avondale Road bridge during a raft race along the Avon River.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Raft race along the Avon River

View up the Avon River towards Avonside and Avondale of rafters travelling down towards New Brighton during a raft race. Some spectators are along the banks of the river and the Port Hills are visible...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Raft race along the Avon River

The New Brighton Volunteer Fire Brigade raft and rafters travelling down the Avon River during a raft race. Residential housing along Hulverstone Drive in Avondale is visible in the background with...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Avon pontoon bridge

3rd field Company, Corps of N.Z. Engineers - Southern Command. Having erected a pontoon bridge over the Avon River, everyone either sat, or stood, on it - probably to prove its reliability. My late...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Newlyweds punting on the Avon River

Karen Hopkinson and Michael Mallon punting on the river Avon with boatman, Barry Lynch.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

River and riverbank

View along a river with trees and shrubs along the riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Historical Christchurch images

Heathcote River

View of the Heathcote River, looking west towards Rutherford Street bridge from the footbridge between Bamford Street and Gould Crescent.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Victor Wu : Woolston, 2019