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A month in Christchurch country: 2015 in pictures: March

March was chockablock with events and comings and goings


Te Matatini, in Hagley Park

At The Commons

Street art


Manchester Street.

Chancery Arcade. 37 more words


A Night Out

On Wednesday night I had the fortune to have a great night of fun and laughter, seeing Ed Byrne, Irish comedian, at the Isaac Theatre Royal.   270 more words


Sunday Street Art

Last year we had the Rise Street Art that popped up all around Christhurch, combining with an exhibition at the Canterbury Museum. This year I’ve been meaning to get into the YMCA where the Spectrum Street Art was showing. 182 more words


Listening to ... The Broods (and having a week-day off)

I worked yesterday, so I am having tomorrow off – a Monday – instead.  I’m looking forward to it.  Normally when I work a weekend day I plan to do a 3 day weekend the following week, but circumstances resulted in just taking the day on Monday, and having a four day week instead. 211 more words


We Will Remember Them

Yesterday morning my alarm went off at 5.15am.  I groaned, set it to snooze for five minutes but turned on the light.  I lay there for five minutes waking up, then hauled myself out of bed, dressed and went out into the dark. 480 more words


100 Year of ANZACs

Next Saturday is ANZAC Day, where Australians and New Zealanders commemorate the sacrifice of the sacrifice of servicemen and women in conflicts.  This year it is the 100 year commemoration of the ANZACs – started after the Gallipoli campaign in 1915.   381 more words


Whanau whanau whanau: 2015 in pictures: February

Kia ora. February was a fabulous whanau month with a wedding, overseas guests, birthdays, and lots of wonderful goings on.

A bit sentimental. I lost my little china cups and saucers from my Nana and Grandma in the earthquake, and one of them had this pattern. 83 more words