Category: Christchurch

Cardboard cathedral being built in earthquake hit Christchurch

A cathedral made of cardboard tubes in the city of Christchurch in New Zealand is due to be completed in April next year, 132 years after the consecration of the original stone version. Read more here.

Video: Stunning lightning storm filmed in Christchurch, New Zealand

A Christchurch resident captures an incredible, intense lightning storm over the city. Report by Sam Datta-Paulin.

New Redevelopment Scheme Unveiled for Central Christchurch

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND—A convention centre, sports stadium and performing arts complex are among the big projects planned for a new-look downtown Christchurch after the New Zealand city was reduced to rubble by an earthquake last year. Essentially given a blank

Christchurch: Garden City of the South Island

Information About Christchurch, South Island, New Zealand. Read more here.

Rebuilding Downtown Christchurch After a Series of Earthquakes

Here’s a great article over at The Atlantic Cities chronicling the current state of the reconstruction of Christchuch, New Zealand after it’s devastating earthquake last year. Click here to read in full.