A group of young people meeting the Mayor of Christchurch, Mr A. R. Guthrey. The group will be working overseas as part of the Volunteer Service Abroad scheme.
Volunteers and organisers Ron Proctor (left) and Frank Harvey planting shrubs along Ferry Road near the Ferry Road roundabout to Ferrymead bridge which have been donated by the Christchurch Botanic...
The new Akaroa Volunteer Fire Brigade fire engine, a Chevrolet Custom C35 chassis and cab, the first of its kind in New Zealand.
Female volunteer firefighters at Brunner rolling out a hose. Pictured left is Nancy Wylie.
Nancy Wylie, of the Brunner volunteer firefighters driving a fire engine.
Tracey Sheldrake sorting out clothing donated for Operation Good Samaritan at the Carlyle Street railway sheds ahead of being shipped to the Pacific Islands for victims of Cyclone Ofa.
Barry Gwynne sorting out donations for Operation Good Samaritan the Carlyle Street railway sheds ahead of being shipped to the Pacific Islands for victims of a cyclone.
Maureen Haynes (with hands raised) and volunteers from Christchurch Boys High School packing donations for victims of Cyclone Ofa in a Sydenham warehouse.
Suia Tuulua surrounded with donated non perishable goods destined for victims of Cyclone Ofa.
A volunteer from Alf's Imperial Army scaling the statue of Queen Victoria in Victoria square to remove a beer can following a re-enactment battle between Alf's Army and the Ferrymead Historical Fire...
Don Colemso and other members of the North West Kiwanis repaint the Bandsmen Memorial rotunda in the Botanic Gardens.
Riccarton High School student volunteers with visitor packs for the World Youth Festival, Drug Free expo. Students are, from left, Sarah Lye, Lisa Cameron and Juleen Moran.
Red Cross Society volunteers Tim Fahey, Marianne Browne and Meta Whiteside holding a Red Cross Cookbook called Celebrities' Choice. The recipes are from New Zealand celebrities and illustrated by...
Portrait of Christchurch woman, Ettie Rout, founder of the New Zealand Volunteer Sisterhood. Rout was instrumental in the issuing of VD preventive kits to New Zealand Anzac soldiers on leave during...
Volunteers working with the Pulmonary Rehabilitation program with a table of food and drink at North New Brighton Community Centre, North New Brighton.
Keith Beardsley, Ray Kiesanowski (centre) and Ashley Fitchett (left) the youngest member of the brigade at age 18, restocking fire hoses at the New Brighton fire station.
Stephen Nash with Flick, the fire engine for the Pines Beach and Kairaki Volunteer Fire Brigade.
Newspaper caption: Volunteering in Canterbury: The Easter Manœuvres
On board the H.M.N.Z.S. Tamure during a training exercise. [Frames 3 and 4] Ordinary Seaman D. L. Thompson working the radar set. [Frames 5 and 6] Able Seaman B. Iggulden preparing a meal in the...
On board the H.M.N.Z.S. Tamure during a training exercise. [Frames 29 and 30] Able Seaman I. Hoskin (left) and Petty Officer B. Reed working on the ship’s engine. [Frames 31 and 32] Sailor on deck...
[Frames 23 to 25] Lieut.-Commander Mark Ballantyne navigating with a sextant. [Frame 26] H.M.N.Z.S. Tamure coming into berth at Port Lyttelton with unidentified ship behind.
The H.M.N.Z.S. Tamure coming into berth at Port Lyttelton with two sailors in stern making preparations. Tamure is a 72 foot long motor launch built in 1942.
Officers and men on parade at H.M.N.Z.S. Pegasus with flags and anti-aircraft guns on display. Bofors anti-aircraft gun on left.
H.M.N.Z.S. Tamure sailing on Lyttelton harbour with sailor on deck of boat watching out to sea.