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Ōtautahi Christchurch

A Place to Explore. A Place to Grow.

Haere Mai. Ōtautahi Christchurch is a bustling urban centre boldly staking its claim as Aotearoa’s second largest city. A basecamp for exploration, education, careers and adventure.

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Our Story

Ōtautahi Christchurch is a place of innovation, exploration and vibrancy. Globally connected and a magnet city for change makers, this is a city that provides an unrivalled urban lifestyle. 

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Ōtautahi Christchurch: A great place to call home

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Living in Christchurch

Ōtautahi Christchurch is a modern-day basecamp for exploration, a place of great growth and opportunity. Those that call this city home enjoy an accessible housing market, the great outdoors on their doorstep, and an unrivalled work-life balance.
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Working in Christchurch

A city of great opportunity where people challenge the status quo. It is a globally connected city, home to international headquarters, a thriving tech sector and an entrepreneurial ecosystem.
  • Here in Christchurch we can jump in the car and be at the beach in 20 minutes, up the Port Hills in seven, or drive an hour and be in the middle of the Banks Peninsula.
    Anton Matthews, FUSH
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Moving to Christchurch and New Zealand

Have you just moved to Christchurch? Do you need information to help you settle? Our guide, Useful information for migrants and newcomers, has all the key information you need to help you get settled, from transport to banking, and tax to medical care.

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A Local's Guide to Living in Christchurch

Here's a guide to some of the best things to do in Christchurch so you can enjoy the city like a local - from cafes, restaurants, bars and sights in your area.

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