Posts Tagged ‘Christchurch Catholic precinct’

Hope for Christchurch’s new Catholic Cathedral precinct

Thursday, April 27th, 2023
Cathedral precinct

New Council recommendations may see Christchurch’s new Catholic Cathedral precinct and 600-space parking building go ahead after all. This will come as a relief to developers and the Christchurch Catholic diocese. The diocese was providing $30 million towards development costs – funds it raised for the purpose. Plans with developers were well underway last month Read more

Exciting times in Christchurch as people bump into Catholicism

Monday, March 21st, 2022

Christchurch city centre’s new Catholic precinct will be a place people can bump into Catholicism says Christchurch diocese general manager Simon Thompson. Rising from the ruins of the devastating 2011 earthquakes, plans for the exciting development include a brand new Catholic cathedral, a commercial building, a 600-space car park, diocese offices, apartments and commercial space. Read more