Latest update 11 May 2020

North Frame pedestrian bridge construction underway

The 32-metre-long, 3.5-metre-wide bridge sits on a naturally desirable crossing point along the Promenade so it will make the journey easier for people heading to or from the north of the city or the

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 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 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.

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