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 04 Mar 2019

Mana Motuhake installation in Victoria Square beginning soon

The installation of a new art work in Victoria Square – Mana Motuhake – will begin later this month.

Latest update 26 Nov 2018

City Promenade open

Central Christchurch’s new waterfront is now complete with the opening of the City Promenade.

Latest update 21 Nov 2018

City Promenade opening event this weekend

Christchurch’s new City Promenade will be officially opened this Sunday at 10am.

Latest update 23 Oct 2018

City Promenade scavenger hunt to mark opening

A $5,000 Discover Travel voucher and range of other prizes will be on offer to mark the opening of the City Promenade on Sunday 25 November 2018.

Latest update 05 Apr 2018

Time capsule placed in Victoria Square

Students from The Cathedral Grammar School in Christchurch have helped place a time capsule in Victoria Square to mark the recently completed restoration work.

Latest update 03 Apr 2018

Victoria Square market this weekend

A one-off artisan market will be held this weekend in Victoria Square to celebrate the reopening and recognise its history as a trading place.

Latest update 09 Mar 2018

Victoria Square restoration work complete

Australasia’s first illuminated electric fountain, the Bowker Fountain, is back to its colourful best with the restoration of Victoria Square now complete.

Latest update 28 Nov 2017

One block of Colombo Street temporarily one lane from next Wednesday

Colombo Street will temporarily be one-way, north-bound only, from Armagh Street to Kilmore Street from Wednesday 6 December 2017.

Latest update 19 Oct 2017

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