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Camping at Leithfield Beach

1939-1940

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 wore sun hats. Also note the thermette for boiling water. Dad took the photo of mum, my older sister 10 and me 4.

Judges' comment: Camping is such a New Zealand tradition and this image from 1939/1940 captures it all. It's delightful and from the way the photograph has been framed you can feel the families pride in their Caravan, car and the ubiquitous thermette It has been suggested in a response to a question on the New Zealand genealogy list New Zealand L, that "the car is a Buick Roadster approx 1927 and may be the "Standard six" model.... The painted line along the side, the chrome rimmed painted headlights and radiator frame shape are the telltale signs..."

Highly commended entry in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Valerie Allen.

Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

Contributor: Valerie Allen.

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The Yellowlees family camping at Woodend

28 December 1964

Stewart, Linda, Joe Yellowlees of Kaiapoi, sunbathing outside their caravan at Woodend Beach.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

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The Stratton family camping at Selwyn Motor Camp.

30 December 1965

Mr Stratton, Mrs Stratton with Barry and Denyse (and budgie, Tinker) at Selwyn Motor Camp, Timaru.

Creator: Christchurch Star

Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

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Riccarton Primary School camping exercise

c.1980s

Students with the lunch they made themselves during a camping exercise at Riccarton Primary School.

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Area: West / Riccarton

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Girl Guides erecting a tent

23 January 1981

Girl Guides erecting a tent in a paddock in Brookside as part of a residential training camp where attendees leave basic survival skills. Pictured from left are Susan Cook, Susan Latimer and Jackie Scott.

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Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

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Camping at Glentunnel

6 February 2018

Camping at Glentunnel motorcamp Waitangi Day 2018

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Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

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Farewells at YWCA camp

15 February 1963

Parents arriving to pick up their children from the Young Women's Christian Association camp in Spencerville.

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Area: North / Styx

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Old trams at Waikuku Beach

Circa 1950s

Old trams at a Waikuku Beach holiday camp run by the Christchurch Transport Social Club.

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Area: Other / Wider Canterbury

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Campervan, Admirals Way, New Brighton

Friday, 6 May 2016

A freedom camper parked up in the residential red zone on Admirals Way, New Brighton.

Creator: Rachel Pugh

Area: East / New Brighton

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Spencer Park Motor Camp

1 January 1980

Tents blown over by the wind at Spencer Park Motor Camp.

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Area: North / Styx

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Camping at Motukarara

1950s

View of a family camping at Motukarara near Lake Ellesmere in Canterbury.

Area: Banks Peninsula / Lake Ellesmere / Little River

Contributor: Marie Byrne

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Cooking dinner at Governor's Bay

1948

Cooking dinner at Governor's Bay in 1948. These photos are of the girls from Papanui Technical High School. They may be the Rangiora Youth Recreational Club. The girls were doing a trip around Banks Peninsula in 1948. They were mostly taken by or featuring my mother Dorothy Lott (as she was then).

Area: Banks Peninsula / Governors Bay

Contributor: Doug Bovett.

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Camping at Hanmer River

1958

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

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