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Dear diary week 23...



Before we left Christchurch we visited the Canterbury museum with Damon. It was the most random museum we have ever seen with cool stuff like a VR Air New Zealand experience, a 60’s shopping street and a Paua house. 1,076 more words

Southern Island

Kaikoura – still a magical place?

I often hear that people don`t know if they should travel to Kaikoura or not. Yes, the Highway is still damaged and yes the inland road is a pain in the ass. 1,585 more words

New Zealand

On This Day: Bones Of Contention

April the 19th is the day of Alphege, who was an Anglo-Saxon monk of Deerhurst near Gloucester. Old Alfie, as I rather irreverently refer to him purely because it’s easier, was made the bishop of Winchester in 984 and Archbishop of Canterbury in 1005. 188 more words



Lake Clearwater, like Lake Camp is one of the Ashburton Lakes I have had the privilege of visiting a couple of times while I have been living in mid-Canterbury. 274 more words


Explainer: What wedding packages does Canterbury Tower House have to offer?

The Canterbury Tower House is located in Westgate park, it is fully licensed to host your wedding, civil ceremony and reception up to 40 people. The Tower house has three packages to offer depending on your budget. 384 more words


An Outsider’s View: Canterbury through the lenses of Porchlight people

14 April – 14 May 2017

The Beaney House of Art and Knowledge


Photographs using disposable cameras which paint a picture of people full of creativity and tenderness challenging pre-conceived sterotypes of what it is to be ‘homeless’. 50 more words