Display of botanical and
New Boutique Museum,
Nurses Memorial Chapel
Opening of the new display area in this beautiful and tranquil chapel, built as a memorial to nurses killed in WWI and the 1918 Influenza Epidemic. Also an opportunity to see the new floral stained glass window dedicated earlier this year.
Riccarton Avenue, near
Histories of Residents
of the Sumner and Redcliffs Districts
Photos, paintings and family history records of more than 5000 residents of Sumner and Redcliffs from 1849.
Sumner Museum, corner of
Wakefield Avenue and Nayland Street, Sumner
The Family Home in
Exhibition surveying both ordinary and surprising family homes in Canterbury in the 19th and 20th centuries. Exhibition mounted by the MacMillan Brown Library at the University of Canterbury and the NZ Historic Places Trust.
NZHPT offices, 1st floor, 90
Display of restored vintage tractors and vintage machinery
Recollections at Riccarton
The Canterbury Antique Collectors Club stages period displays from private collections, depicting life since the days of the Deans family. Also an opportunity to buy antiques and Deans family art work. There will be demonstrations of furniture restoration and French polishing plus grain and marble paint finishes, and a roadshow for identification and appraisal of items for a small extra charge.
Riccarton House, Kahu Road,
Collection of displays and
antique bottles and collectable items from Christchurch, New Zealand and overseas.