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Definitely no longer a safe retreat

Retreat Road in Avonside following Feb 2011 earthquake - definitely not living up to its name anymore.... However, nice creative use of broken fence-pavers to create a bridge across pavement mudhole!

Date 2011-02-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Anna Stevens collection

Slip-sliding away

The riverbanks on Avonside Drive subsided dramatically towards water's edge following 22 Feb 2011 earthquake, although tall poplar trees rooted there somehow seemed to survive.... and the ubiquitous...

Date 2011-02-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Anna Stevens collection

Spring still comes, even in the Residential Red Zone!

Even after the earthquakes, spring still came to Christchurch - along with the usual population explosion amongst the Paradise duck population! It was sort of reassuring, seeing normal seasonal...

Date 2011-10-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Anna Stevens collection

Not just portaloos!

In the months following the 2011 earthquakes, sewage & drainage were entirely non-functional in most of the Residental Red Zone, so residents were provided with a number of.... alternative options!

Date 2011-10-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Anna Stevens collection

Decorated container on the road to Sumner

Decorated shipping containers beneath the cliff on the road to Sumner, Christchurch.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Out and about

Decorated container on the road to Sumner

Decorated shipping containers beneath the cliff on the road to Sumner, Christchurch.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Out and about

Farewell My Home

This decorated road cone was placed on a verge by a red zone home owner. The first lines of the poem stuck onto the front of the cone were "The time has come, I have to go. They say I must, just so...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Roadcone tributes in Parklands

Flowers inserted in roadcones as earthquake tributes on Queenspark Drive near corner with Rothesay Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Out and about

Roadcone tributes in Parklands

Flowers inserted in roadcones as earthquake tributes on Queenspark Drive near corner with Rothesay Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Out and about

Decorated container on the road to Sumner

Decorated shipping containers beneath the cliff on the road to Sumner, Christchurch.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Out and about