Southland

Invercargill Public Library

Medianet can be found at Invercargill Public Library – head upstairs to the Reference area and ask a librarian to show you to a medianet station
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Location

Invercargill Library, 50 Dee Street, Invercargill

Hours

Mon - Fri, 9am - 8pm | Sat, 10am - 1pm | Sun, 1pm - 4pm

Coasts of New Zealand (Pathé, 1910)

Local film highlights from the collection include:

  • Bluff Harbour New Zealand and its Shipping Activities (1921)
  • The Manufacture of Breakfast Foods (1930)
  • Around Murihiku: Land of Transported Heather (1933), an early sound film surveying the various activities in the Southland region
  • Burt Munro: Offerings to the God of Speed (1973)
  • For Arts Sake (1996), a documentary on Southland-born dancer Michael Parmenter, which looks at a career that took him from Invercargill to New York
Daughter of Invercargill (Rudall Hayward, 1928)