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McKay's Bluff, Nelson, May 1902

Three women standing around a path through bush at McKay's bluff in Nelson.

Date unspecified day in 1902-05
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

A half-way house

Newspaper caption: Canterbury’s magnificent scenic resort: Easter exploration in the glacier region around the headwaters of the Waimakariri. The party at the shepherd's whare, about midway between...

Date 1925
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A family adventure in the Port Hills

A family adventure in the Port Hills along Gorge Track and Dry Bush Track starting at Huntsbury Reserve. Here is our 6 yr old at the top point still bursting with energy.

Date 2017-10-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

An imposing Totara and a few non-natives

A large Totara tree being admired by two people surrounded by other non-native plants on the Banks Peninsula.

Date 2018-06-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

BNZ staff at Castle Hill

BNZ staff participating in team building at Castle Hill Outdoor Centre. From left Russell Weaver, Henry Prestage, Maurice Bell, Leanne Tindall, Kim-Elaine Mehlhopt, Suzanne Burgess, Peter Byrne, Sandy...

Date 1988-07-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Avonside Old Girls Tramping Club at the Sign of the Kiwi

Avonside High School Old Girls Tramping Club at the Sign of the Kiwi. (Mary Walter third from left.) From the number of photos they were a very active group - Port Hills, Akaroa,

Date unspecified year in 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Pulpit Rock

Some of the walking group on the down trip after completing their climb up to the Pulpit Rock. Annette, Margaret, Merle, Margo, Stella, Graeme and Ivan. Akaroa Heads are the background of this Banks...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Packhorse Hut

The walking group resting after their walk from Kaituna to the Packhorse Hut. The Packhorse is a stone hut built by Harry Ell situated on the saddle between Mt Bradley and the Remarkable Dykes.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Gordon Ogilvie on the Port Hills

Canterbury Author and Historian Gordon Ogilvie as a young boy on the Port Hills. His published books record the history of the Port Hills and Banks Peninsula.

Date unspecified year in 1940
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Packhorse Hut

Historic Packhorse Hut at sunrise. Banks Peninsula, September 2019.

Date 2019-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Boys from Hokitika with packs

Three boys, from Hokitika with backpacks outside the home of one of the boys aunts on Whiteleigh Avenue in Addington. The boys have just finished walking from Hokitika to Christchurch and are, from...

Date 1969-12-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Girl Guide Jamboree at Lake Okatiana

Anne Irving leading guides on a tramp at the Girl Guide Jamboree at Lake Okatiana.

Date 1982-01-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Godley Head farm park

View across the fields with sheep towards Godley Head and out towards Pegasus Bay. In the foreground are tramping signs to Taylors Mistake and Boulder Bay.

Date 1983-01-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs