Swimmers at the shingle pit swimming hole Lake Bryndwr, Wairakei and Breens Roads
Eel fishing Lake Ellesmere/Te Waihora. Selwyn (Sel) Lockie on left.
Eel fishing Lake Ellesmere/Te Waihora. Selwyn (Sel) Lockie in background.
Eel fishing Lake Ellesmere/Te Waihora.
A vintage car taking a sled of children for a joy-ride across the frozen Lake Ida. Groups of people are ice skating in the background.
Man and two women ice skating at Lake Ida in Canterbury. "Person on the right is my mother - Hazel Marker, aged about 20." - Contributor's note
View across Lake Ida across cars parked up and with crowds of people ice skating on the lake.
View of the Waitaki Hydro Electric scheme dam on the Waitaki River from Lake Waitaki towards Canterbury.
View of the Municipal Electricity Department Waitaki Hydro Electric scheme dam on the Waitaki River from Lake Waitaki towards Canterbury.
View of the power house and dam at the Municipal Electricity Department Waitaki Hydro Electric scheme dam on the Waitaki River from Lake Waitaki flowing towards Canterbury.
View across Lake Rotokawa in the direction of Taupō on the North Island.
View around Lake Rotorua the Māori settlement of Ohinemutu, part of wider Rotorua.
View across Lake Takapuna (Pupuke) to the sea.
A swan on Victoria Lake at Hagley Park.
Newspaper caption: On Wednesday evening, January 26, three men - Andrew Thompson (carpenter), William Hewitt (blacksmith), and R. W. Wilson (shepherd), were crossing the lake on Mount White Station in...
Newspaper caption: Lake Ellesmere: opening the new outlet. The Hon T. Y. Duncan , Mr W. T. Massey, and others go through the tunnel.
Newspaper caption: The contractor, Mr R. Macartney, is on the far side of the cutting anxiously watching the struggle between Lake and sea. In this work success is never certain until the opening has...
Newspaper caption: A picture from our photo competition.
Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The extra generating power of the new plant will be 15,000 k.w., making a total of 27,000 k.w., or more than...
Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The new surge-chamber, which controls the flow of water to the new section of the Lake Coleridge power-house...
Newspaper caption: The opening of the shooting season at Lake Ellesmere
Newspaper caption: Electric Power Works at Lake Coleridge. The pictures given on this page show the progress that is being made with the harnessing of Lake Coleridge to supply the city of Christchurch...