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Waimakariri River

With its head in the Southern Alps, the Waimakariri River meanders down from the mountains and across the plains north of Christchurch before meeting the Pacific Ocean. The river is a popular location...

New Brighton from Richmond Hill

View across to New Brighton Pier and Pegasus Bay taken from Richmond Hill. The Waimakariri River is visible in the background.

Date 2004 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Hunger awareness march from Kaiapoi to Christchurch

Joan Lynskey (nearest camera) leading a group of youth across the Waimakariri Bridge. The group are walking from Kaiapoi to Christchurch to raise awareness of hunger in overseas countries as part of...

Date 1966-07-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Suspension bridge at the Groynes

Terry Creach, aged 11, canoeing in a branch of the Waimakariri River near the new suspension bridge at the Groynes in Northwood.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

The Waimakariri Gorge Bridge

Newspaper caption: A well-known spot to motorists in Canterbury. The combined railway and traffic bridge over the Waimakariri at Bexley. The scenery here is very pictureseque. A fine view of Mt...

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

River crossing

[Frame 39a] Man walking out of the Waimakariri River carrying a backpack. [Frames 40a and 41a] Man standing on the shingly river bank, holding a rope. [Frames 42a] and 43a] Man crossing the...

Date 1971-04-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Waimakariri River crossing

[Frames 35a and 36a] Two unidentified men crossing the Waimakariri River. [Frames 37a and 38a] Photographs of one man wading in the river, with water up to his chest.

Date 1971-04-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

River crossing training at the Waimakariri River

[Frames 27a and 28a] Spectators watching on while trampers and climbers cross the Waimakariri River. [Frame 29a, 30a and 31a] Views of small groups of trampers and climbers crossing the Waimakariri...

Date 1971-04-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Crossing the Waimakariri River

Photographs of unidentified individuals crossing the Waimakariri River, some holding on to a rope.

Date 1971-04-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Using the log and pole methods to cross the Waimakariri

Views of groups of trampers and climbers crossing the Waimakariri River together, holding on to poles and logs.

Date 1971-04-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Willow groyne in the Waimakariri River

Workers laying a willow end groyne on the Waimakariri River.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Flooded Waimakariri River

The Waimakariri River during a flood, with the two bridges crossing the river.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs