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LUXCity Sites – before

LUXCity Sites – before

Thursday, 8 November 2012 12:37 p.m. by LuxCity Popular

UC researching Canterbury hospitals’ collective resilience following earthquakes

UC researching Canterbury hospitals’ collective resilience following earthquakes

Wednesday, 7 November 2012 10:13 a.m. by CanterburyUniversity

A University of Canterbury (UC) researcher is looking at all the hospitals in Canterbury to determine their collective resilience as a network during the earthquakes.

study finds liquefaction caused far more damage than the shaking

study finds liquefaction caused far more damage than the shaking

Tuesday, 6 November 2012 3:12 p.m. by CanterburyUniversity Popular

A year-long University of Canterbury (UC) students’ study has found liquefaction caused far more damage than ground movement in the Christchurch earthquakes.

Pita Pit Stop for Christchurch Earthquake Recovery

Pita Pit Stop for Christchurch Earthquake Recovery

Monday, 5 November 2012 6:05 p.m. by DebDonnell Popular

Christchurch CBD Pita Pit Reopens after Earthquake 

THE CONCERT SKINNY SLIDE SHOW, thanks to Nick Gee

THE CONCERT SKINNY SLIDE SHOW, thanks to Nick Gee

Sunday, 4 November 2012 3:23 p.m. by TheConcert Popular

Despite the cold weather, thousands swarmed to AMI Stadium to party at The Concert. 

Announcing…The Concert After Party!

Announcing…The Concert After Party!

Friday, 2 November 2012 4:30 p.m. by TheConcert Popular

 

The IT Debacle

The IT Debacle

Thursday, 1 November 2012 9:39 p.m. by EQCTruths

Few things were as infuriating at EQC as the dreadful IT systems we used.  My contacts at several different departments reported entire days where dozens of people sat around doing nothing because the IT systems were inoperable and I witnessed the same on a couple of occasions.  Very often, people would spend a half hour [...]

The “Awaiting Policy Decision” Bureaucratic Black Hole

The “Awaiting Policy Decision” Bureaucratic Black Hole

Thursday, 1 November 2012 9:19 p.m. by EQCTruths Popular

In George Orwell’s 1984, the tyrannical government of Oceania devised a slogan of “War is Peace, Freedom is Slavery, and Ignorance is Strength”!  Likewise, EQC has formulated what it euphemistically terms the “Awaiting Policy Decision” Queues.

Introduction Post

Introduction Post

Thursday, 1 November 2012 8:41 p.m. by EQCTruths

I formerly worked at The Earthquake Commissioned playing my small part trying to help the good people of Christchurch recover from the devastating earthquakes.  At one time, I felt my work had meaning.  In many instances, I helped distressed people in genuinely dire situations obtain relief.    However, I ultimately left EQC because the stultifying [...]

New Christchurch Earthquake Book

New Christchurch Earthquake Book

Thursday, 1 November 2012 9:49 a.m. by DebDonnell Popular

Christchurch Earthquake Book Emerges From CBD Rubble News Release from Keswin Publishing Ltd Jeweller’s Daughter Recovers Diamonds from CBD Rubble Deb Donnell was working with her parents in their High Street jewellery store when the February 2011 earthquake struck. They emerged into the street, checked on their neighbours and friends, and then were ordered to [...]

CCDU – “Where the hell are you”?

CCDU – “Where the hell are you”?

Thursday, 1 November 2012 8:16 a.m. by ShakyTownBlues Popular

Locked out of undamaged factory for 618 days Do we still own our building?  I don’t know!  94 days. So it goes on, no decisions, no communication, no certainty, no help, no support. Christchurch building owners have been more than …

6 Questions with Tim Anthon

6 Questions with Tim Anthon

Thursday, 1 November 2012 8:15 a.m. by CoffeyProjectsChCh

 

Tickets. Tickets. Tickets…!!!

Tickets. Tickets. Tickets…!!!

Wednesday, 31 October 2012 6:57 p.m. by TheConcert

Listen up!

Four Days To Go + 40,000 Hours Clocked + Katchafire on Stage at 3PM!!!!!

Four Days To Go + 40,000 Hours Clocked + Katchafire on Stage at 3PM!!!!!

Tuesday, 30 October 2012 10:31 p.m. by TheConcert Featured Popular

Getting new developments off the ground

Getting new developments off the ground

Tuesday, 30 October 2012 9:41 p.m. by CoffeyProjectsChCh Recommended Popular

With Christchurch abuzz with new projects, it’s important for developers to hit the ground running and start redeveloping their empty sites as soon as possible.

UC experts asks what if we could minimise financial loss from earthquakes?

UC experts asks what if we could minimise financial loss from earthquakes?

Tuesday, 30 October 2012 12:43 p.m. by CanterburyUniversity Popular

October 30, 2012

The Concert – A Concerted Effort

The Concert – A Concerted Effort

Tuesday, 30 October 2012 9:05 a.m. by CoffeyProjectsChCh Popular

Coffey are sponsoring ‘The Concert’ http://www.theconcert.co.nz/ a music event planned for Saturday November 3rd at AMI Stadium (2.00-10.30pm). Members of the public are invited to attend but they need to complete 4 hours of volunteer work.  Currently they have achieved just over 12,000 hours, and they are aiming for 10,000 people. The aim of volunteering to attend is so that young and old, tall and short… artists, builders, plumbers, stay-at-home mums and everyone in bet ...

Christchurch Alive with the Spirit of Volunteering

Christchurch Alive with the Spirit of Volunteering

Monday, 29 October 2012 3:02 p.m. by TheConcert Popular

City shows resilience with no shortage of night life, UC researcher says

City shows resilience with no shortage of night life, UC researcher says

Sunday, 28 October 2012 1:50 p.m. by CanterburyUniversity Popular

October 28, 2010

Lights on, lights off

Lights on, lights off

Saturday, 27 October 2012 2:37 p.m. by KrisV Popular

 

Mural Madness Sponsors

Mural Madness Sponsors

Saturday, 27 October 2012 7:43 a.m. by MuralMadness Popular

 

Disaster Risk Reduction conference a success

Disaster Risk Reduction conference a success

Friday, 26 October 2012 3:08 p.m. by PRNews Popular

Civil Defence Minister Chris Tremain says New Zealand’s response to disaster management is setting a benchmark for countries in Asia and the Pacific.

Mural Madness Movie

Mural Madness Movie

Friday, 26 October 2012 8:08 a.m. by MuralMadness Popular

The Evolution of Mural Madness in Brighton, Christchurch, New Zealand on PhotoPeach

The launch of Mural Madness looms!

The launch of Mural Madness looms!

Friday, 26 October 2012 8:05 a.m. by MuralMadness Popular

 

TEN-DAY COUNTDOWN!

TEN-DAY COUNTDOWN!

Thursday, 25 October 2012 2:21 p.m. by TheConcert Popular

CanCERN calls for EQC head to go

CanCERN calls for EQC head to go

Thursday, 25 October 2012 11:00 a.m. by CanCERN Featured Popular

Jon Drypnz visits Brighton

Jon Drypnz visits Brighton

Wednesday, 24 October 2012 11:10 p.m. by MuralMadness Popular

, a well know Wellington artists offered to help beautify a few walls in Brighton while staying in Christchurch for a few days.

Media

Media

Wednesday, 24 October 2012 10:44 p.m. by MuralMadness