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Tower shares up on dividend hike
Tower shares up on dividend hike

Tower shares rose today to a month-high after the insurer hiked its interim dividend and confirmed an on-market share buyback…

Budget 2015: $27m boost for Christchurch recovery

The Government has boosted funding for Christchurch's post-quake recovery by another $27 million in today's Budget. A total…

Editorial: Good sense prevails as shakes stop

The first draft of quake-proof law was an over-reaction, but the revised version is practical and affordable.

M4.6 quake centred in Marlborough

A strong earthquake centred in Marlborough was felt as far away as Wellington this evening. GeoNet said the magnitude 4.6…

A 'beautiful and fitting' quake memorial wall
A 'beautiful and fitting' quake memorial wall

The father of a woman killed in the 2011 Christchurch earthquake has backed the winning Canterbury Earthquake Memorial design…

Insurer argues against higher payouts for quake claimants
Insurer argues against higher payouts for quake claimants

An insurer has gone to the Supreme Court to argue against a decision which could mean higher payouts for Canterbury homeowners…

Small FY net loss predicted for Tower
Small FY net loss predicted for Tower

Tower may record small net loss in first half on quake adjustment as underlying earnings grow.

Tower shares halted on Chch review
Tower shares halted on Chch review

Shares of Tower have been halted on the New Zealand and Australian stock exchanges, as it reviews its Canterbury provisions…

Christchurch earthquake

Marathon back for first time since quake
Marathon back for first time since quake

So much was lost when the February 2011 earthquake hit Christchurch - lives, heritage, important buildings…

CTV building: Families welcome judicial review

Families who lost loved ones in the Canterbury Television building collapse have welcomed moves by the Government to seek…

CTV building: Review sought after investigation into engineer dropped

The Government are seeking a judicial review into the failure of New Zealand's professional engineering body to complete…

Red zone dispute: Win for 'Outcasts'

The Quake Outcasts group have had a partial victory in their appeal against the Government's buyout offers following the…

Public event honours quake dead
Public event honours quake dead

Hundreds gathered in Christchurch's Botanic Gardens yesterday for a public memorial service to mark…

Editorial: Plug the gap between EQC, private cover

The four years since the Christchurch earthquake is more than enough time for a discussion about New Zealand's system of…

Silver lining to the earthquake's cloud

Today marks four years since the catastrophic Christchurch earthquake that claimed 185 lives.

NZ on Screen: Christchurch quake documentaries

On the eve of the fourth anniversary of the fatal Christchurch earthquake, NZ On Screen Content Director Irene Gardiner…

Choosing a quake memorial

Six short-listed designs for a Canterbury earthquake memorial have been unveiled today for public debate. The entries were…

Lloyd's pays out $4.2b for NZ quakes
Lloyd's pays out $4.2b for NZ quakes

Global insurance giant Lloyd's has paid out $4.2 billion for the Canterbury earthquakes, expects to…

Christchurch earthquake Archives

Canterbury

Bike thief caught on camera
Bike thief caught on camera

A stocky middle-aged man has been spotted stealing…

Sheep turned into billboard
Sheep turned into billboard

One farmer is using humour to help get him through…

Missing climber identified after 42 years
Missing climber identified after 42 years

Police have identified the human remains found on…

Deaf teenager attacked in Christchurch
Deaf teenager attacked in Christchurch

A 14-year-old deaf boy has been assaulted while playing…

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Christchurch earthquake videos

Avon site for memorial
Avon site for memorial

A $10 million memorial for the victims of Christchurch’s…

Behind the scenes @GeoNet
Behind the scenes @GeoNet

Philip Duncan goes behind the scenes at earthquake…

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How to donate

Donations can be made to the Red Cross online or via the GrabOne website or fundraiseonline.co.nz, as the Red Cross site has been crashing.

Salvation Army call 0800 53 00 00 (specify that your donation is for the 'Canterbury Earthquake Appeal') or at:

  • Any ANZ Bank branch: Account number: 01-1839-0188939-00
  • Any National Bank branch: Account number: 06-0869-0548507-00
  • Any Westpac Bank branch: Account number: 03-0207-0617331-00
  • Any ASB Bank branch: Account number: 12-3205-0146808-00
  • Any BNZ Bank branch: Account number: 02-0500-0982004-000
  • Any Kiwibank branch: Account number: 38-9009-0759479-00
  • Any TSB Bank branch: Account number: 15-3942-0900372-00
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