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Flooding in Gayhurst Road

After the earthquakes, particularly during the winter of 2013, flooding often occurred in the loop of the river near the Gayhurst Road bridge. Locksley Ave and Dallington Tce were also affected.

Date 2013-06-16
Format Photograph
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Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Windsor Court Motel

The Windsor Court Motel in New Brighton Road was damaged by the earthquakes and was surrounded by residential red zone land. It was demolished.

Date 2012-09-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

The Temple for Christchurch

This was built by volunteers during September 2013 on the site of the former Convention Centre in Peterborough Street to enable people to write comments before it was ceremonially burnt at Motukarara...

Date 2013-09-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Bull Sculptures

After the earthquakes, these two bull sculptures by Michael Parekowhai were placed on this site which was chosen by the sculptor. In the building opposite there was a red, carved grand piano, which...

Date 2012-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Port-a-loo exhibit in Festival of Flowers

A number of port-a-loos were decorated and placed on the mound near the Archery Lawn during the 2013 Festival of Flowers.

Date 2013-02-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

The Whole House Project

This project was facilitated by Rekindle. A house, which had been damaged by the earthquakes, was carefully dismantled and approximately 250 artists and craftspeople from around NZ and overseas were...

Date 2015-06-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lois Daly earthquake collection

Keeping a sense of humour about yet more liquefaction?

After the 13 June 2011 follow-up earthquake (6.0 magnitude), another massive wave of liquefaction silt appeared on our Avonside properties - even more than after Feb 2011 quake, in many cases.

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Collection Anna Stevens collection