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Future Vision

Out of the wreck of what was Christchurch, a new city is being planned. It may be a world first situation. In the wake of a devastating natural disaster, the local indigenous people are involved in the redesign and reconstruction of a city from the highest governance level right through to the actual physical reconstruction.

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30th January 2013
Posted under: Pānui

Ngāi Tahu Treaty Festival, Ōnuku Marae, Wednesday 6 February

This year Ōnuku Rūnanga is hosting the annual ‘Ngāi Tahu Treaty Festival’ at Ōnuku Marae, Akaroa. Discussion on the current review of the New Zealand Constitution, environmental recovery of the Christchurch CBD and fresh water issues will be highlights of this year’s Ngāi Tahu Waitangi Day commemoration festivities. A special New Zealand Citizenship Ceremony will…

11th August 2010
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Blessing of Te Hononga, the new Christchurch Civic Building

11 August The new Christchurch Civil Building was blessed and named Te Hononga today, with the ceremony led by Reverend Maurice Manawaroa Gray. Ngāi Tahu kaumātua Ruahine Crofts chose the name shortly before her passing. The building was named Te Hononga to reflect the unique partnership between Ngāi Tahu and the Christchurch City Council. Over…