Latest update 28 Feb 2020

Avon Loop pathway open

Central Christchurch’s first dedicated canoe and kayak launching ramp is now ready for use as part of Ōtākaro Limited’s upgrade of the Avon Loop riverside.

Latest update 27 Feb 2020

Braided river façade one quarter complete at Te Pae Christchurch

The braided river effect of Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre’s façade is taking shape, with CPB Contractors having now installed a quarter of the 43,000 herringbone tiles.

Latest update 16 Dec 2019

Metro Sports Facility hydroslide a New Zealand first.

Christchurch’s Metro Sports Facility is set to include New Zealand’s first trapdoor hydroslide, a 12.6-metre-high ‘Looping Rocket’.

Latest update 28 Nov 2019

Crane change in Christchurch skyline

There’s going to be a change in the skyline this weekend with CPB Contractors bringing down the 60-metre tower crane working on Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre.

Latest update 27 Nov 2019

Mana Motuhake unveiled in Victoria Square

A new artwork – Mana Motuhake – has today been unveiled in Victoria Square.

Latest update 21 Oct 2019

Avon Loop redevelopment underway

Work to upgrade the Avon Loop, the section of Oxford Terrace between Kilmore Street and Fitzgerald Avenue, is now underway.

Latest update 16 Oct 2019

Heath Precinct bus shelters opening soon

A major redevelopment of central Christchurch’s busiest bus stops is nearly complete, with the new Health Precinct bus bays and shelters ready for use from 21 October.

Latest update 05 Aug 2019

Avon Loop work to get underway later this year

Work on the final section of Te Papa Ōtākaro/Avon River Precinct is expected to get underway later this year with Ōtākaro Limited completing the design for the ‘Avon Loop’.

Latest update 03 Jul 2019

North Frame pedestrian bridge concept design completed

Construction of a pedestrian bridge in the North Frame will get underway around November, connecting the City Promenade to Cambridge Terrace.

Latest update 10 Jun 2019

Construction begins on Metro Sports Facility pool

Minister of Sport Grant Robertson, Greater Christchurch Regeneration Minister Megan Woods and Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel turned the sod today on the construction of a competition pool.

Latest update 28 Mar 2019

Contractor secured for Metro Sports Facility

Construction of the Metro Sports Facility will get underway in May with Ōtākaro Limited awarding a $221m contract for the construction of the facility to CPB Contractors Limited.

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