QUIZ: Milestones and Moments – Christchurch Photo Hunt

Every year in October Christchurch City Libraries holds Christchurch Photo Hunt, which allows the Ōtautahi Christchurch community to share their photographs and stories.

The theme for this year is Milestones and Moments. Share your photographs of personal and community milestones. Take your photo to your local library and we will scan it and return it to you. You can also submit online or upload directly to the Discovery Wall.

Quiz: Milestones and Moments

Test your knowledge about some important milestones that have shaped Ōtautahi/Christchurch.
What century did Ngāti Māmoe migrate to the Canterbury region?
How many cases of the flu were recorded in the 19 November edition of The Press during the 1918 influenza epidemic?
What time did the September 2010 earthquake occur?
What was the date of the first test in Christchurch of the 1981 Springbok Tour?
Who did Pauline Parker and Juliet Hulme kill on the 22 June 1954?
When was the first time Queen Elizabeth II visited Christchurch?
What year did the first permanent Pākehā settlers arrive in Port Cooper (now known as Lyttelton)?
How long was the New Zealand International Exhibition held in Christchurch?
Where did Ngāi Tahu chiefs sign the controversial deed known as the Kemp’s Deed?
What was built for the 1974 Commonwealth Games that was held in Christchurch?
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