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Plains, Port Hills & Peninsula – Finding our Way

Beca Heritage Week 2017 will run from 13 to 23 October 2017 and celebrates the rich heritage of Christchurch and Banks Peninsula.

The theme for Beca Heritage Week 2017 is Plains, Port Hills & Peninsula – Finding our Way. The theme reflects this year’s anniversaries which offer the chance to explore and celebrate the cultural and physical development of our district and the pursuit of leisure activities in a unique landscape, defined by Plains, Port Hills and Peninsula.

Results 1 - 18 in Beca Heritage Week 2017 (sorted by date)

13 October 2017 to 23 October 2017

An exhibition for those who love freewheeling.

13 October 2017 to 23 October 2017

Take a tour of an historic cemetery with an emphasis on notable and interesting grave sites.

13 October 2017 to 21 October 2017

Visit an exhibition of photos and stories that explores the history of the lost cave baches.

14 October 2017 to 21 October 2017

It’s the 150th anniversary of the Lyttelton Railway Tunnel.

14 October 2017 to 12 November 2017

An archival exhibition at The Physics Room, a contemporary art space in Christchurch’s CBD.

16 October 2017 to 20 October 2017, 22 October 2017, 23 October 2017

Explore the heritage grounds, house and legacy of the Deans family with the Riccarton Bush Trust.

16 October 2017 to 13 November 2017

Visit an exhibition celebrating the discovery and delight of communing with nature and eating outdoors.

16 October 2017 to 20 October 2017

Enjoy a magic lantern glass slide show at Ferrymead Heritage Park Cinema.

16 October 2017 to 20 October 2017

Visit the Tannery to see continuous demonstrations of woolcraft processes that link back to medieval times.

21 October 2017

Visit St Saviour's Church at Holy Trinity a twice-moved heritage building, with personal guides and slide shows on 14, 15, 18