Tag: Heritage Week

Arrivals & Departures: Christchurch’s New and Old Heritage James Hight Blg, University of Canterbury Christchurch Friday 16 October 2015

Arrivals & Departures: Christchurch's New and Old Heritage

“Heritage Christchurch Open Day attracts huge crowds” Media Release.

HCHCWORSTERSTEXT14"Heritage Christchurch opened its doors to the public on Sunday afternoon the 19th of October as part of the Beca Heritage Week in Christchurch."
"Historic Places Aotearoa Canterbury guides took tours of the building. Several hundred people visited the building in the busy open day and many participants came along in period costume."

The Media Release is as follows: (more…)

Heritage 101 – Heritage Christchurch Open Day Sunday afternoon 19 October 2014


Heritage Christchurch

The recently reopened Heritage Christchurch set in the iconic 101 year old Old Government Building on Cathedral Square will open its doors to the public for tours on the afternoon of Sunday 19 October during the Christchurch Heritage Festival.
The tours will be at 1PM, 2PM and 3 PM. Tours are free with a voluntary gold coin going to the Historic Places Canterbury welcomed.

The Media Release is as follows: (more…)

“Heritage Connections On Worcester” : Heritage Week Guided Tours Organised By Historic Places Canterbury And The Christchurch Civic Trust

"The Heritage Connections On Worcester"  Guided Tours start  11pm at Shop 7 Cathedral Junction and will be approximately one hours duration.
The tours run from Monday 2oth October -Monday 27th October
"The walking guided tour will take you from the Christchurch Club to the Museum so wear comfortable shoes. "

A brochure is available from Shop 7 if you would like to Self Guide your very own personal tour!

Heritage Week 2014 is Making Connections – Experience our past-present-future: The Brochures Are Out!

The Christcurch City Council  Heritage Week has theme :  "Making Connections- experiance our past-present-future"

Heritage Week is being held: 17th - 27th October (2014)- http://www.heritageweek.co.nz/

The  Brochures Are Out and you can download the PDF from this link:http://resources.ccc.govt.nz/files/CityLeisure/artsculture/christchurchheritage/HeritageWeekThemeInfo.pdf


CCC Heritage Week (2014) Details Announced- 17th- 27th October.

The theme for this years Heritage Week is "Making Connections -experience our past,present,future".
Close off dates for inclusion in the Publicity Pamphlet listing the events and funding application is the 13th June.
http://www.heritageweek.co.nz/   E: heritage@ccc.govt.nz
Info Sheet downloadable PDF :  HW Info Sheet EMAIL

Heritage Week: Historic Places Deputation to CRaC Committee 8th May 2013

historic_places_cant_purple_logoThe following is the the text of the Historic Place Canterbury Deputation made to the Christchurch City Council Community, Recreation and Culture Committee (CRaC). Historic  Places Canterbury requested that the Committee recommend  the C.C.C. hold a heritage event this year. (The Staff Report on the CRaC Agenda recommended that "Heritage Week" be deferred until next year and that a scaled down Heritage event not be held this year.) (more…)