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Rotokawa, Lake Taupo, May 1902

Four men and four women drinking billy tea as part of a picnic in the Rotokawa area near Taupō in the North Island. A picnic basket and Manuka-pole drying racks for clothes are also visible.

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

Rotokawa, May 1902

Four men and four women drinking billy tea as part of a picnic in the Rotokawa area near Taupō in the North Island. A picnic basket and Manuka-pole drying racks for clothes are also visible.

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

Russian tourists

A group of Russian tourists pictured shortly after arriving in Christchurch for a ten-day holiday over the Christmas period.

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Holiday House at Kairaki Beach

My grandmother and her friends having fun at their holiday house at Kairaki Beach. Five photos from a photograph album. My grandmother Eva Grace Dutch who married Charles Edwin Featherstone. The main...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Holiday House at Kairaki Beach

My grandmother and her friends having fun at their holiday house at Kairaki Beach. Five photos from a photograph album.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Dave and Val Milne and Bob and Olive Milne

Dave and Val Milne and Bob and Olive Milne (Bob and Dave were brothers). Bob and Olive are Lesley Rae's parents. The ritual for the family was that every year a couple of days after Christmas, 3...

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Tram car bach, Takamatua

Tram car bach, Takamatua. Tramcar body in use as a bach at Takamatua, 1997.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Tram car bach, Takamatua

Tram car bach, Takamatua. Tramcar body in use as a bach at Takamatua, 1997.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Bunting at the Saturday Seaside Market, New Brighton Mall

Close-up of 'Happy Holidays' bunting around traffic cones at New Brighton Mall during the Saturday Seaside Market.

Date 2016-04-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Janneth Gil : Edge of the East, 2016

Celebrating Summer!

Parties, holidays, festivals or just a day at the beach, there are many ways that we can celebrate summer! Which is your favourite?

Leua Iosefa, Penina Iosefa and Jan-Hai Iosefa

Leua Iosefa, Penina Iosefa and Jan-Hai Iosefa on their family trip to Queenstown via the West Coast.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Beach at Corsair Bay

Large crowds of people on the beach and in the sea at Corsair bay during the Christmas and New Year holidays.

Date 1966-01-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Caravan park

View of children playing on trampolines at a caravan park.

Date 1980-07-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Christchurch Star photographs

Camping at Hanmer River

Family camping at Hanmer River, Christmas/New Year 1958. Annual event with often three generations present.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Holidays in the caravan

Winning entry for a collection in the 2015 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt .

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Going on holiday to Hanmer

A holiday to Hanmer Springs with our grandmother and her friend.

Date unspecified year in 1960
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Camping at Leithfield Beach

Our annual family camp site at Leithfield Beach where we stayed 6 weeks. The Rugby car with rug covering the tyre for sun protection and our new caravan of which we were very proud. Note how we always...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt