Posts Tagged ‘Christchurch earthquakes’

Tour parties get first look inside Christ Church Cathedral

Thursday, May 2nd, 2024
Christ Church Cathedral

The quake-damaged Christ Church Cathedral has opened its doors to members of the public for the first time since the 2011 Canterbury earthquake. Tour parties are being invited to explore the historic Christchurch building. Once there, those on the tours (restricted to 25 people) learn about the cathedral’s architecture and the ongoing work to rebuild Read more

Anglicans face changing approval terms for restoring Christ Church Cathedral

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

The Anglican church in New Zealand may have to change its approval terms for restoring Christ Church Cathedral. Doing so would avoid restoration work stopping in October if more funds cannot be found before then. This is because when the Anglican Synod approved the cathedral’s restoration in 2017, its terms stipulated that each stage could Read more

Christchurch Catholic college to move – 12 years after quakes

Thursday, March 25th, 2021
marian college

Twelve years after its original site was damaged in the Christchurch earthquakes Marian College will move to a new permanent home in 2023. The College will be rebuilt on a 3-hectare site in the Christchurch suburb of Papanui. The first students at the state-integrated school for girls are expected to start at the new $20 Read more