Latest update 05 Aug 2019
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
Construction of a pedestrian bridge in the North Frame will get underway around November, connecting the City Promenade to Cambridge Terrace.
Latest update 23 Oct 2018
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
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
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
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
Colombo Street will temporarily be one-way, north-bound only, from Armagh Street to Kilmore Street from Wednesday 6 December 2017.
Latest update 03 Aug 2017
Avonside Girls' High School recently learnt about Nga whāriki manaaki, the mats of welcome along the Avon River. Students created their own artworks to express their school story.