At play in the city centre

15 Jan 2020

The Margaret Mahy Playground has been a holiday hot-spot for kids of all ages.

Prince Charles and Camilla in Christchurch

22 Nov 2019

Prince Charles and Camilla on a walk-about in Cathedral Square.

Town meets Country at The New Zealand Agricultural Show

The New Zealand Agricultural Show
13 Nov 2019

Christchurch flocks to see creatures great and small at the The New Zealand Agricultural Show 2019

The colours of Diwali

A woman in a pink sari with yellow sleeves offers a yellow and pink waterlily
06 Nov 2019

Christchurch's Indian community celebrates Diwali in colourful style in Cathedral Square.

Rare birds find sanctuary in central city

At home in the central city
06 Nov 2019

The remnants of a demolished central city building have become an unusual breeding ground for the black-billed gull. Black billed gulls are one of the most critically endangered bird species in the world.

Discover Travis Wetland

Travis Wetland
06 Nov 2019

Travis Wetland is the last freshwater wetland in Christchurch-an important habitat for native wetland plants and birds.