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Christchurch Destination Guide

Delve into Christchurch in New Zealand!

Christchurch in the region of Canterbury with it's 363,926 residents is a place located in New Zealand - some 190 mi (or 305 km) South-West of Wellington, the country's capital.

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Local time in Christchurch is now 01:15 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Pacific / Auckland" with an UTC offset of 13 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Wellington, Sydenham, Spreydon, Saint Albans, Richmond or Kaiapoi. While being here, you might want to check out as well. We discovered some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Videos

Ceroc Flash Mob - Christchurch City Supe...

04:06 min ( May 02, 2012 by Harry McLean)
Views: 2,632 - Rating: 5/5

-Minor sync corrected version. Ceroc Christchurch's Super Ceroc Dance weekend 2012 Flash mob at the Re:Start Cashel St mall 15/04/2012 Post-production/editing by Alan Yeung. Footage provided by Harry ...

Christchurch CBD Recovery Plan

03:23 min ( July 30, 2012 by RebuildChristchurch)
Views: 3,055 - Rating: 5/5

Summary The Canterbury earthquakes have provided an unprecedented opportunity to rethink, revitalise and renew central Christchurch. The area can be built back better than it was before, increasing it...


Exploring New Zealand #8: Climbing the C...

02:12 min ( July 12, 2010 by diogok)
Views: 2,920 - Rating: 5/5

Climbing the Christchurch Cathedral Tower. When I was preparing this trip to New Zealand, some people told me Christchurch wasn't that good. How wrong they were. Christchurch is a beautifully planned ...

Christchurch Cathedral Bells Ringing in ...

00:31 min ( June 14, 2010 by livingradically)
Views: 3,186 - Rating: 5/5

Www.livingradically.com This is a spectacular video of the Chirstchurch cathedral ringing out loud as the sun sets in a wintry Chirstchurch. The video quality isn't that great, but you can get a sense...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Christchurch during the next days.

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May
2019

Treating Anxiety

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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01
Jun
2019

IRT Harness Jewels

Beginning: 11:30 am (11:30).
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06
Jun
2019

Master Electricians Roadshow 2019 - Christchurch

Beginning: 04:00 pm (16:00).
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08
Jun
2019

The Monkees

Beginning: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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13
Jun
2019

Professor Brian Cox 2019

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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14
Jun
2019

NZ Riding Club AGM/Conference

Beginning: 06:00 pm (18:00).
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17
Jun
2019

Michael McIntyre

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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18
Jun
2019

Michael McIntyre

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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20
Jun
2019

The Christchurch Art Show Opening Night

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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21
Jun
2019

The Christchurch Art Show 2019

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Anglican Diocese of Christchurch

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Located at -43.53, 172.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
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Canterbury Museum, Christchurch

For other museums of this name, see Canterbury Museum. Canterbury Museum CanterburyMuseum_gobeirne. jpgCanterbury MuseumGeneral informationType MuseumArchitectural style Gothic RevivalLocation Christchurch, New ZealandAddress Rolleston AvenueCompleted 1882Inaugurated 1870 (first part of building)Renovated mid 1990sDesign and constructionArchitect Benjamin Mountfort New Zealand Historic Places Trust - Category IDesignated: 25 September 1986Reference No.

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Tags:1867 establishments in New Zealand, Art museums and galleries in New Zealand, History museums in New Zealand, Infrastructure completed in 1882, Museums established in 1867, Museums in Christchurch, NZHPT Category I listings in the Canterbury Region, Natural history museums in New Zealand, Textile museums

Christchurch Arts Centre

The Christchurch Arts Centre was a hub for arts, crafts and entertainment in Christchurch, New Zealand. It is located in the neo-gothic former University of Canterbury buildings, the majority of which were designed by Benjamin Mountfort. It is listed as a Category I building (register number 7301) by the New Zealand Historic Places Trust.

More reading: Christchurch Arts Centre homepage
Located at -43.53, 172.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:2011 Christchurch earthquake, Arts centres in New Zealand, Buildings and structures in Christchurch, Busking venues, NZHPT Category I listings in the Canterbury Region, Visitor attractions in Christchurch

ChristChurch Cathedral, Christchurch

The Anglican cathedral of ChristChurch in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand, was built in the second half of the 19th century. It is located in the centre of the city, surrounded by Cathedral Square. It is the cathedral seat of the Bishop of Christchurch in the New Zealand tikanga of the Anglican Church in Aotearoa, New Zealand and Polynesia. The February 2011 Christchurch earthquake destroyed the spire and part of the tower – and severely damaged the structure of the remaining building.

More reading: ChristChurch Cathedral, Christchurch homepage
Located at -43.53, 172.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:2011 Christchurch earthquake, Anglican cathedrals in New Zealand, Christchurch Central City, Destroyed churches, Former church buildings in New Zealand, George Gilbert Scott buildings, Gothic Revival architecture in New Zealand, NZHPT Category I listings in the Canterbury Region, Places of worship in Christchurch, Religious buildings completed in 1904, Visitor attractions in Christchurch

Cathedral Square, Christchurch

Cathedral Square, locally known simply as the Square, is the geographical centre and heart of Christchurch, New Zealand, where the city's Anglican cathedral, ChristChurch Cathedral is located. The square stands at the theoretical crossing of the city's two main orthogonal streets, Colombo Street and Worcester Street, though in practice both have been either blocked off or detoured around the square itself. The Cathedral has been badly damaged in the February 2011 Christchurch earthquake.

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Located at -43.53, 172.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Busking venues, Christchurch Central City, Squares in New Zealand, Streets in Christchurch, Visitor attractions in Christchurch