NEWSLINE Christchurch News & Events

Jacquie Hawkins has fond childhood memories of Christmas holidays spent with her family at the South Brighton Motor Camp.


Christchurch is now the proud owner of two segments of the Berlin Wall.


A nationwide survey aimed at gauging New Zealanders’ attitudes and concerns about water issues has been launched today.


An eye-catching make-over has transformed a previously bland hoarding in Cathedral Square.


Christchurch City Council and the Canterbury District Health Board are advising Governors Bay residents that the boil water notice has been lifted.


Want to find out more about the Council’s long-term vision for the Christchurch Botanic Gardens?


Brian Tyro used to watch other swimmers glide through the pool and wish he had their effortless style.


Christchurch City Council and the Canterbury District Health Board are advising Governors Bay residents that the boil water notice has been lifted.

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Keen gardeners are in for a horticultural treat when a feast of floral displays and information comes to the Botanic Gardens.

Want to help breathe new life into the fire-damaged Port Hills?

The roof is on and construction is over half way through the new Bishopdale Library and Community Centre, with plans on track to have the facility open to the public by July.

Modern, hi-tech materials and techniques are being used to repair the historic statue of Captain Robert Falcon Scott.

Christchurch has reclaimed its title as the electric vehicle capital of New Zealand.

More than 156 kilometres of Christchurch riverbanks are in for the ultimate autumn spruce up this year, with the annual Mother of All Clean Ups locked in for Saturday, May 13.

The striking gold of autumn leaves covering the footpaths and parks in the city signals the beginning of the autumn clean up for Christchurch City Council contractors.

Laboratory testing shows only one of the four reservoirs that supply Governors Bay with water is contaminated with E.coli.

If your rubbish and recycling is normally collected on a Tuesday, you will need to put your bins out tonight.

Want to escape the urban boundaries and experience a traditional country event?

A dawn service in Cranmer Square will give Christchurch residents a chance to remember New Zealand’s fallen soldiers on Anzac Day.

Heritage is one of Christchurch and Banks Peninsula’s most vital assets – and Christchurch City Council is taking the conversation public to define exactly what the community wants heritage to be, and look like, for the next 50 years and beyond.