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Christchurch Art Gallery presents Jealous Saboteurs

Christchurch Art Gallery is excited to present Jealous Saboteurs – the first major survey exhibition of internationally acclaimed, New Zealand-born artist Francis Upritchard.

Cranford regeneration plan moves forward

Christchurch City Council is moving forward with a draft regeneration plan that could see rural land in Papanui re-zoned for housing development.

Green light for New Brighton projects

Work on the first stages of the New Brighton community playground and Hot Salt Water Pools development has been given the green light.

Landmark agreement with Rūnanga signed

The Papatipu Rūnanga and Christchurch City Council Relationship Agreement is a landmark in the evolution of civic and tribal diplomacy.

Iconic Sumner containers to go

Two thirds of the shipping containers at Peacocks Gallop will be removed today, with the remainder near Deans Head going next Monday.

New freedom camping rules apply

Christchurch’s freedom camping hotspots will be under close watch this summer as new district-wide rules come into effect from tomorrow (Thursday).