Secret world of mushrooming

A porcini mushroom discovered early in the morning in Hagley Park.

It takes time and effort to learn where and when, but you can find your own porcini in Christchurch.

House of the week: Christchurch gallery

The solid French oak floorboards have a double bevelled edge that contributes to an aged finish; a mid-century rosewood cabinet, which separates the dining and casual sitting room areas, is home to a Haunt Antiques lamp made by pairing a vintage amber glass bottle with a French linen shade.

This centrally situated house, built on TC3 land, is testament to faith in the city’s recovery.

Ghurka soldiers in New Zealand to promote work

Lance Corporal Sanjay Tamang and Bill Kennedy look at a kukri. Tamang is among a group of Ghurka soldiers on assignment in New Zealand.

Ghurka soldiers are touring New Zealand in a bid to raise awareness of their continuing work.

The Colombo to expand

Caroline Cooper-Dixon, the managing director of The Colombo.

Demand for space ramps up as The Colombo moves to its next stage of development.

Following in his father's footsteps

New School of Fine Arts director Aaron Kreisler is following in his artist father's footsteps.

Aaron Kreisler is now head of the school where his artist father was taught a generation before him.

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Eat And Drink

Secret world of mushrooming

A porcini mushroom discovered early in the morning in Hagley Park.

It takes time and effort to learn where and when, but you can find your own porcini in Christchurch.

The Colombo to expand

Demand for space ramps up as The Colombo moves to its next stage of development.

Imperial times at White House Black

Food truck named after Breaking Bad

Art And Stage

Following in his father's footsteps

New School of Fine Arts director Aaron Kreisler is following in his artist father's footsteps.

Aaron Kreisler is now head of the school where his artist father was taught a generation before him.

10 art galleries to see in Christchurch

Despite what you may have heard, contemporary art is alive and well in Christchurch.

A small field of white crosses and poppies in Cranmer Square was one of many acts of remembrance in Christchurch.

Poignant acts of remembrance

Can artistry adequately imagine the unimaginable? No, but it can evoke the lasting human impact of events.

Summer Starter

Ladi6's festival homecoming

STAR ATTRACTION: Ladi 6 is performing twice in Christchurch.

Ladi6 is headlining two major events in Christchurch this weekend - The Summer Starter and Christmas in the Park.

Toll of quake stress

Many Cantabrians turning to bad habits, whether alcohol, coffee, smoking or overeating, to cope.

EYES ON THE PRIZE: Running trainer Bevan Eyles.

How to reach the finish line

Here are some quick tips that will help you get the most out of the Summer Starter fun run and walk this Sunday.

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