Top 15 Church Sights in New Zealand

    Start your walk at Al Noor Mosque, Christchurch
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    Al Noor Mosque, Christchurch
    Mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand

    The Al Noor Mosque is a Sunni mosque in the Christchurch suburb of Riccarton in New Zealand. The building is managed by the Muslim Association of Canterbury . In 2014 and 2015, local press reported an allegation that a congregation member had been radicalised at the mosque. As of 2015…Read more

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    Antonio Hall (house)
    New Zealand building

    Antonio Hall, also known as Antonio House and previously Kilmead and Campion Hall, is a historic mansion in the Christchurch suburb of Riccarton. Although protected as a Category II heritage building by Heritage New Zealand, it has been left to fall into ruin. A large property with 279 rooms…Read more

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    Cardboard Cathedral
    Church in Christchurch Central City, New Zealand

    The Cardboard Cathedral, formally called the Transitional Cathedral, in Christchurch, New Zealand, is the transitional pro-cathedral of the Anglican Diocese of Christchurch, replacing ChristChurch Cathedral, which was significantly damaged in the 2011 Christchurch earthquake. The Cardboard Cathedral was designed by the Japanese architect Shigeru Ban and opened in August 2013.…Read more

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    ChristChurch Cathedral
    Church in Christchurch Central City, New Zealand

    ChristChurch Cathedral, also called Christ Church Cathedral and Cathedral Church of Christ, is a deconsecrated Anglican cathedral in the city of Christchurch, New Zealand. It was built between 1864 and 1904 in the centre of the city, surrounded by Cathedral Square. It became the cathedral seat of the Bishop…Read more

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    Hagley Oval

    Hagley Oval is a cricket ground located in Hagley Park in the central city of Christchurch, New Zealand. The first recorded match on the ground was in 1867, when Canterbury cricket team hosted Otago cricket team. Canterbury used the ground infrequently from then through until the 1920s, but hardly stopped…Read more

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    Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Christchurch
    Church in Christchurch Central City, New Zealand

    The Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament is located in the city centre of Christchurch, New Zealand. It is the mother church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Christchurch and seat of the Bishop of Christchurch.…Read more

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    Cardrona Alpine Resort
    Ski resort in New Zealand

    Cardrona Alpine Resort is an alpine resort in New Zealand's South Island. The ski field ranges from 1,260m to 1,860m. The distribution of slopes is 25% beginner, 25% intermediate, 30% advanced and 20% expert. There are 2 detachable quad chairlifts, 1 fixed-grip quad chairlifts, 1 detachable express chondola, 3 surface…Read more

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    Castle Hill, New Zealand

    Castle Hill is a location and a high country station in New Zealand's South Island. It is located at an altitude of 700 metres, close to State Highway 73 between Darfield and Arthur's Pass. It is private property and located within the Kura Tawhiti Conservation Area.…Read more

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    Coast to Coast (race)
    Multisport event held annually in New Zealand

    The Coast to Coast is a non-standard multisport competition held annually in New Zealand. It is run from the west coast to the east coast of the South Island, and features running, cycling and kayaking elements over a total of 243 kilometres . It starts in Kumara Beach and traditionally…Read more

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    Christchurch Central City
    Suburb in Christchurch City Council, New Zealand

    Christchurch Central City is the geographical centre and the heart of Christchurch, New Zealand. It is defined as the area within the four avenues and thus includes the densely built up central city, some less dense surrounding areas of residential, educational and industrial usage, and green space including Hagley…Read more

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    Westfield Riccarton
    Shopping mall in Christchurch, New Zealand

    Westfield Riccarton, , is a large retail complex located in the Christchurch, New Zealand suburb of Riccarton. First opened in 1965, it is Christchurch's oldest shopping mall.…Read more

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    Raukokore
    Place in Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

    Raukokore is a small settlement close to the East Cape in the northeastern North Island of New Zealand. It is located on State Highway 35, close to the mouth of the Raukokore River, 40 kilometres to the west of Hicks Bay.…Read more

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    Canterbury Plains
    Plain in New Zealand

    The Canterbury Plains is an area in New Zealand centred in the Mid Canterbury, to the south of the city of Christchurch in the Canterbury region. Their northern extremes are at the foot of the Hundalee Hills in the Hurunui District, and in the south they merge into the plains…Read more

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    South Canterbury

    South Canterbury is the name given semi-formally to the area of the Canterbury Region of the South Island of New Zealand bounded by the Rangitata River in the north and the Waitaki River to the south. The Pacific Ocean and ridge of the Southern Alps form natural boundaries to…Read more

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    Hamilton New Zealand Temple
    Architectural structure

    The Hamilton New Zealand Temple is the 13th constructed and 11th operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints . Located just outside the city of Hamilton, New Zealand in the suburb of Temple View, it was built with a modern single-spire design very similar…Read more

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