Christchurch earthquake

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$214m in unauthorised public spending
$214m in unauthorised public spending

Costs associated with the Christchurch rebuild account for the bulk of $214 million of unauthorised public spending in the…

High profile Christchurch city fringe building

A Christchurch commercial building tenanted by a business within an industry that is thriving as a result of the earthquakes…

Pressure goes on State Services boss

Pressure is mounting on State Services Commissioner Iain Rennie after it emerged he ignored advice to exclude Cera boss…

John Roughan: Superman? No, just an admiration-seeker

There is really no defence to a complaint of sexual harassment.

Editorial: Other side of Sutton affair needs airing
Editorial: Other side of Sutton affair needs airing

Roger Sutton attracted a large amount of public sympathy when he resigned this week.

Cats sealed into walls
Cats sealed into walls

Builders accidentally sealed a Christchurch cat into a wall of a house for two days, before sealing her again into a neighbouring…

CTV engineer suspended, ordered to pay 10K
CTV engineer suspended, ordered to pay 10K

The structural engineer who designed Christchurch's CTV Building has accepted his career is over after being suspended and…

Chris Barton: A smart way forward for ChCh
Chris Barton: A smart way forward for ChCh

Christchurch is progressing far too slowly. FESTA suggests a smart way forward to bring life back into the city.

Christchurch earthquake

Housing repairs almost finished
Housing repairs almost finished

New Zealand's biggest residential repair job is nearly finished, with Fletcher Earthquake Recovery completing…

CTV building engineer loses legal bid

A structural engineer who worked on Christchurch's CTV building has lost a legal bid to stop a disciplinary process into…

Editorial: Quake rebuild needs drive from the top

The Government did well in Christchurch at the last election, nine months after its worst earthquake. National is said to…

Ian Simpson: Four years ago, Canterbury shook and everything changed

It's the time of the year when many of us, especially Cantabrians, will reflect on the events of September 4, 2010.

CTV collapse: Families hope for justice
CTV collapse: Families hope for justice

Families of the 115 people killed in the CTV building collapse during the 2011 Canterbury quake are…

Couple falsely told quake house was safe

"Whatever we pointed out - he said, 'no that's historical." A Christchurch couple say an EQC engineer who assessed their…

Infrastructure report: Recovery on track, says CEO

Growing impatience characterised the mood in Christchurch earlier this year, with business leaders and the public growing…

Infrastructure report: Housing realism after the quakes

Christchurch City Council is poised to form a company to enter the affordable housing market and shake up the provision…

Infrastructure report: Planning processes under the spotlight

The rebuild of Christchurch has put public planning and procurement processes under the spotlight.

Infrastructure report: Filling in the doughnut
Infrastructure report: Filling in the doughnut

Following the Christchurch earthquakes, substantial numbers of CBD businesses relocated to the peripheral…

Christchurch earthquake Archives

Canterbury

Pub shut down after brawls, burnout
Pub shut down after brawls, burnout

A Canterbury pub has been shut down for a litany of…

Extensive search to be launched for missing Canterbury man
Stalker filled car engine with cement
Stalker filled car engine with cement

A stalker who terrorised a former female friend destroyed…

Crash highlights dangers of mixing sport and alcohol - Coroner
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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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