Stan Hemsley with the intercontinental nuclear missile replica he built for the Peace Festival.
View of the Milk Vendors' float during the Christchurch Festival Floral Parade travelling along Colombo Street. In the background are crowds of people watching the parade in front of Hannahs and Boots...
A group of children on the Save the Children fund float travelling along Rolleston Avenue as part of the Christchurch Festival Floral parade.
Float with decorative aeroplane made from flowers.
Crowd of people watching a decorative horse and wagon float being pulled through Cathedral Square as part of a Hare Krishna parade.
View along Armagh Street towards the corner with Colombo Street of crowds watching a Santa Claus and his reindeer float during the annual Christmas Parade.
Centennial celebration float in Cathedral Square.
Women on centennial celebration float.
Old Sydenham Windmill float at centennial celebration
Floral float designed like a house at centennial celebration on Park Avenue.
Women on Chu Chiu Chow float on Park Avenue.
Float decorated as a train
Centennial Bride float. Sign says "Beaths".
A large elephant float on wheels being pushed by a group of children in Hagley Park in preparation for the Hay's Christmas Parade. Behind it is a giraffe float also heading towards the parade.
Close-up of the Humpty Dumpty float in Hagley Park ahead of the Hay's Christmas Parade through the central city.
Crowds lining a residential street during the Hay's Christmas Parade watching a drummer float being driven past.
Children from Sydenham Primary School taking pride of place in the World Youth Festival parade, holding strands of hair on a giant papier mache face being wheeled down Colombo Street.
View along Colombo Street of crowds lining the streets during the Santa Parade with a paddle steamer float passes.
View down Colombo Street towards the Port Hills during the Santa Parade with a steam boat and paddle steamer floats passing the Unicorp building and crowds of spectators.
View of crowds watching floats including a Humpty Dumpty float travelling along Armagh Street during the Farmers and Haywrights Christmas parade.
Flora parade, Kindergarten float
Flora parade, Willowbridge float
Christchurch Floral Festival float. Photographer Elmar Studios.
Members of the Christchurch Transport Board and their families with a bus decorated for the Christchurch Floral Festival.