Christmas

Christmas takes place on 25 December each year. This page links you to information on this celebration, Christmas resources at the library, images and websites.

We have the following Christmas related pages:Santa

New Zealand Christmas

Kiwi Christmas
Stories from NZ History.net which illustrate what Christmas is like in this part of the southern hemisphere.Christmas tree
NZ Post Christmas
Find out the mailing dates for Christmas cards and packages, plus Santa’s address for letters or send him a message from the website.
New Zealand Christmas Songs
From New Zealand Folk Song.
Project Crimson trust
Project to save the pohutukawa and rata which are considered to be New Zealand’s Christmas trees and are under threat from possums and development.

Images of New Zealand Christmas

Father Christmas at T. Armstrong & Co. premises [ca. 1930], CCL PhotoCD 16, IMG0053
Father Christmas at T. Armstrong & Co. premises [ca. 1930], CCL PhotoCD 16, IMG0053
Christmas photographs
Photos from our collections.
Hay’s Parade
More photos from our collection.
Christmas time
A Christmas set from our Flickr collection.
Christmas in Christchurch
A DigitalNZ set of Christchurch Christmas images.
Santa and me
A DigitalNZ set of images of people with Father Christmas.
Christmas parade
A DigitalNZ set of Christmas and Santa Parade pictures.
Christmas Collection
Classic New Zealand film and television moments from NZonscreen.com.

Search the catalogue

About Christmas

Print