Explore Kete Christchurch

Detail Great Choice ChCh Event New Brighton 2 Duvachelle-Onawe
brights.bridge Sunday afternoon, Sumner promenade New Brighton mall bollards and the fountain
ph14 Help? talk

 

Kete Christchurch is an online resource bringing together records of local events, people, places and events - current and historical. Our aim is to gather the knowledge held by  the community about the Christchurch and Banks Peninsula area by inviting people to share stories, photos, video and audio on this site.
Anybody with any information about Christchurch and Banks Peninsula that will enrich this archive is invited to contribute.  
Register on Kete to begin, or contact us.
 

Latest 50 topics

Laycocks, 367 Durham Street, 9 September 2008.
Laycock’s Collision Repairs has been in the panel beating industry in Christchurch for over  90 years.  The company first opened
Riccarton Market, 8 March 2015 #P1000570.
The Riccarton Rotary Market held every Sunday is the largest outdoor market in New Zealand
Aldred Park, Durham Street, 9 September 2008.
Named after the Rev. John Aldred (1818-1894). Location: On east side of Durham Street, north of Salisbury Street, close to
William Frederick Irving was a First World War soldier with links to Halswell
Downtown Farmers Market, Christchurch, 12 July 2015 .
A community space that was established post-earthquake to give Cantabrians a site to run transitional activities and home for a
Halswell Community Hall, 450 Halswell Road from the car park..
The Halswell Community Hall has been a focus for community activities in the Halswell area since 1913.
South Brighton Bowling Club, 25 December 2007 #DSCN6650.
South Brighton Bowling Club is located in the South New Brighton Park
South Brighton Bowling Club, 25 December 2007 #DSCN6651.
Entrance in Beatty Street. Bridge Reserve and South New Brighton Park have been referred to historically as Kibblewhite Reserve, Bridge
Stanley Robinson.
Stanley Robinson (Service No. 6/535) was a First World War soldier with links to New Brighton
Fulbert Astley Archer was a merchant and shipping company director with links to the suburb of Fendalton.
The salt kiln at Halswell Pottery Group's premises in Candys Road.
The Halswell Pottery Group has been a force on the Christchurch ceramics scene since its inception in the 1970s.
Wilfred Morgan (Service no. 41598) was a First World War soldier with links to New Brigton
Thomas Patrick Ryan was a First World war soldier with links to Burwood
Henry Guy Fearon.
Henry Guy Fearon (Service No. 10/704) was a First World War soldier with links to Burwood
Harry Vere (Service no. 6/2049) was a First World War soldier with links to New Brighton
Lawrence Frederic Corson (Service no. 24306) was a First World War soldier with links to New Brighton
Beckenham Baptist Church, 146 Colombo Street - 20 January 2011.
The Colombo Street Baptist Church was built in 1930, and demolished after the 2011 earthquakes.
Stephen Radcliffe Archer (Service Number 7/509) was a First World War soldier with links to the suburb of Fendalton.
James Stephen Hawkins (Service no. 51838) was a World War I soldier with links to Woolston.
Archway and Tunnel Interior, Cracroft Caverns.
The Cracroft Caverns, also known as the Cashmere Caverns, were constructed in 1942 during World War II in response to
Clifton Willoughby Bingham (Service no. 34565) was a First World War Soldier with links to New Brighton.

Register now. Explore Kete Christchurch, create topics, add images, documents, audio and video. Comment on existing material and connect your stories with others. 

Add your stories, photos, memories of the earthquakes and the aftermath to the Canterbury Earthquake 2010 - 2011 basket. 


Baskets

New & updated on Kete Christchurch

Stories from the first World War

This Week in NZ History

2014 Christchurch Photo Hunt

Random Image from the Archive

Brittan Street - 20 December 2011 #SAM 1327.

Blank Play/Pause Slideshow. Next Image.