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  • Christchurch to host TRENZ in 2020
    Christchurch will play host to the biggest event of the New Zealand tourism calendar when TRENZ returns to our city in 2020.
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  • Christchurch to get "green spine" from city to sea
    A green spine extending from the city to sea is poised to set Christchurch apart as a place that is prepared to explore new ways of living with nature – from adaptive housing to sustainable urban agriculture.
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  • Christchurch ski season attracts more Australian visitors
    The glistening snowy peaks of Canterbury ski area Mt Hutt feature in an international campaign to lure more Australian ski visitors to New Zealand.
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  • Christchurch to fill with sounds of jazz and blues for five-day festival
    New Zealand's biggest combined jazz and blues event is returning to Christchurch for its 23rd year, with over 30 shows across five days.
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  • Terrace Tavern opens in Christchurch’s newest hospitality strip
    The Terrace is now home to a bar and restaurant serving contemporary bistro items with a Pacific influence.
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    Media Marketing Executive

    Where’s Joy? She’s enjoying the first snow of the season in Lake Tekapo - a picturesque 3.5-hour drive south of Christchurch.

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