Lion dance. “Visitors and dragon [sic.] dance at the Chinese Anglican fair in Taranaki Street in 1970. Photographs taken by Ans Westra. Unless otherwise stated, all persons are unidentified” (National Library of New Zealand, ref. AW-0075).
The slide shows the Hawke’s Bay Chinese Association float at the corner of Emerson Street and Marine Parade, Napier. The float was part of the parade held to celebrate Napier’s 100 year anniversary. The Colonnade is in the background.
Photographer, Ann Wilms.
Date, March 1974.
Screen shot of lion dance performance at the Chinese Anglican Church, Newtown, Wellington. Source: Gallery – The Chinese Community (NZBC documentary, 1972).