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Southern Grain Spirits gin still

A copper gin still imported from the United Kingdom being lifted into place at Southern Grain Spirits, Kaiapoi - the South Island's first gin distillery.

Date 1981-09-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Carbon dioxide plant, Carbonic Ice Ltd

T.L. Uren, managing director of Carbonic Ice Ltd, with a piece of carbon dioxide plant outside the factory in Hornby. The unit is being prepared for shipping to Jeddah.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Nicki Turner, female cricketer

Nicki Turner, a professional female cricketer for Canterbury who has just gained a place as part of the New Zealand team.

Date 1981-09-08
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Detective Constable V. J. C. Van Beek with stolen goods

Detective Constable V. J. C. Van Beek with a selection of items including fur coats, cameras and jewellery, that have been recovered following a home robbery.

Date 1981-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Eaton family

Arthur Eaton and Violeta Eaton with their children, Tania Eaton and Christopher Eaton. The couple run the Friendship Club, a matchmaking service.

Date 1981-09-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Robert Muldoon touring Akaroa Lighthouse

New Zealand Prime Minister Robert Muldoon visiting Akaroa Lighthouse during a visit to Akaroa to open the Akaroa Village Resort.

Date 1981-09-08
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Michael King in a fire service jet boat

Scenes of Michael King aged 12, with the help of Rick Cable, testing a Fire Service jet powered fire fighting boat in Lyttelton Harbour ahead of being shipped to Brunei in South-east Asia.

Date 1981-09-08
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

John Sergal, Motogard Rally Driver

Views of John Sergal, a Motogard Rally Driver, in a garage and working on the engine of his rally car.

Date 1981-09-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Groups on the Supertrooper ride at the Industries Fair

Scenes of children on the Supertrooper fairground ride at the Industries Fair at Canterbury Court. Frames four to six are of sisters Nicola Tippins (left) and Lisa Tippins.

Date 1981-09-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Kaye Vipond with Witchetty grub soup

Portraits of Kaye Vipond, a visiting travel agent from Melbourne, with a can of Witchetty grub soup to promote a group of Victorian restaurants as part of a 'Come to Victoria' campaign.

Date 1981-09-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Claire Templeton

Portraits of Claire Templeton, a former Wellington East College student who has told her story as part of a book titled "Pill Popper" by Alister Taylor.

Date 1981-08-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fire damage to North New Brighton school

Interior fire damage to a classroom at North New Brighton School. Sitting in his damaged classroom is student Stephen Dalton aged 10.

Date 1981-09-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bucketts gymnasium acrobatic group

Group shots of the Bucketts gymnasium acrobatic group at Christchurch Airport after returning from a tour of shows in Fiji. Frames four to six are of Sara Wiki on one of the group's mini-bikes used as...

Date 1981-09-09
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Highfield Herbs on Maces Road

Views of a field planted with garlic at Highfield Herbs on Maces Road in Bromley. Pictured are Leonie Richardson, a Christchurch City Council employment officer who is running a programme to support...

Date 1981-09-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Northland Shopping Mall pet parade

Scenes of animals and children participating in a pet parade at Northlands Shopping Mall. Frame one is of Malcolm Turner which his cockerel Harry. Frames two to five are of Kirsten Jamieson with her...

Date 1981-09-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cliff Fox with whitebait from the Avon River

Views of Mr Cliff Fox of St Albans with a bowl of whitebait he caught in the Avon River at Richmond.

Date 1981-09-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Shirley Library Police drug dog visit

Scenes of Niki a police drug dog during a visit to Shirley Library as part of a children's holiday fun programme. Frame five is of Kere Thomas with Niki and frame six is of Brent Jansen (left) and...

Date 1981-09-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Blue Skies Outdoor Centre, Kaiapoi

Children from the Crippled Children Society, as part of a YMCA holiday camp, participating in outdoor activities at the Blue Skies Outdoor Centre, Kaiapoi. Frame five features, from left, Susan Scott...

Date 1981-09-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Jimmy Hall

Jimmy Hall, softball player from Christchurch who has just returned from four months with the Los Angeles team Southern California Dons. Hall is pictured with the trophies he won whilst playing for...

Date 1981-09-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Baby monkey from New Brighton Zoo

Close-up views of a baby crab-eating monkey who is being raised by Mrs P. Williams, a staff member at New Brighton Zoo.

Date 1981-09-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips