Eyes East is a collaboration of three parties – Eastern Vision, CTV and Rebuild Christchurch to inform, educate and engage communities about ideas for the recovery of the east Christchurch flat land suburbs.

Episode 5

Eyes East Episode 5 Part 1

Making the most of the natural environment

22 Oct 2015

We talk to Chrissie Williams about the Natural Environment Recovery Program and talk to members of the community about the Mahinga Kai Exemplar project which is now well underway.

Eyes East Episode 5 Part 2

Focus on the Blue & Green Infrastructure

22 Oct 2015

Professor Bryan Jenkins discusses proposals for restoring the blue infrastructure - the waterways - and Ashley Campbell and Professor Glenn Stewart outline their plans for restoring the green infrastructure by greening the red zone as a city to sea forest park.

Eyes East Episode 5 Part 3

Focus on environmental added value

22 Oct 2015

Dr Colin Meurk then tells us about his idea for an Eco-Sanctuary while Sir Tim Smit and Professor Mick Abbott talk about the proposal for their Eden New Zealand project in the Avonside red zone.