NEWSLINE Christchurch News & Events

Christchurch City Council will take ownership of the Margaret Mahy Family Playground, the Ōtākaro/Avon River Precinct and the Bus Interchange as part of a proposed update of the Crown/Council Cost Sharing Agreement.


Short-term options to reduce the risk of flooding in Southshore will be considered by the Council on Thursday.


A Christchurch historian has penned a new work inspired by the place names of Banks Peninsula and the Port Hills.


A group of Christchurch school children will take to the hills next month armed with hundreds of poroporo seedlings, as one of the city’s unique Port Hills fire recovery projects comes to fruition.


New rules being considered by Christchurch City Council would limit parking on berms and add new requirements for people moving livestock on roads.


The list of reasons to visit Sumner got a little longer today with the opening of the new Matuku Takotako: Sumner Centre.


Three amazing apes are on their way to Christchurch to take up residence in Orana Wildlife Park.


A wrought iron spiral staircase from the demolished Regent Theatre has found a new home inside the historic Rose Chapel in Colombo St.

If the prospect of another wet weekend is giving you cabin fever, check out one of the following events.

A recommendation that Denton Park is used as the site for Hornby’s planned new library, customer and leisure centre will be considered by the Council next week.