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We love Christchurch photo gallery

Christchurch and Canterbury have lots to see and do.

The photos below are things our staff and students love in and around Christchurch.

The Avon River<br />Photo: Gabi Dachs Flowers in the Christchurch Botanic Garden<br />Photo: Gabi Dachs Victoria Lake at Hagley Park<br />Photo: Gabi Dachs Lunchtime on the banks of the Avon River / Ōtākaro (late Spring 2017)<br />Photo: Gabi Dachs People enjoying a fine Labour Day at Sumner (2017)<br />Photo: Anna Young Looking across Sumner section of Pegasus Bay<br />Photo: Anna Young Surfers waiting for a wave at Sumner (October 2017)<br />Photo: Anna Young Botanic D'Lights festival 2016<br />Photo: Tim Prickett Amberley Beach on a clear winter day (July 2017)<br />Photo: Nicky Drake Southern Alps from Amberley (2017)<br />Photo: Nicky Drake Crossover between summer and autumn<br />Photo: Khoon Lim Before the storm (2017)<br />Photo: Khoon Lim Sky high fun at Clip and Climb (2017)<br />Photo: Rebecca Coombes Clip and Climb at the YMCA (2017)<br />Photo: Rebecca Coombes Antigua Boatsheds (2017)<br />Photo: Rebecca Coombes Mt Hutt ski field (July 2017)<br />Photo: John Pearson Aurora Australis over the Port Hills - no filter (it was this amazing!). (July 2017)<br />Photo: Catherine Watson Border Collie rules at the Groynes activity park (October 2016)<br />Photo: Philip Pattemore Autumn sun and shadow in Hagley Park (April 2017)<br />Photo: Philip Pattemore Ducks in Autumn in Hagley Park (May 2017)<br />Photo: Philip Pattemore Clear winter day at the Antigua Boatsheds (June 2016)<br />Photo: Philip Pattemore Dog and man enjoy Hagley Park in Autumn (April 2017)<br />Photo: Philip Pattemore Winter sun on Amberley beach (2017)<br />Photo: Nicky Drake Porters ski field in July 2017<br />Photo: Gabriella Brown I love Christchurch ‘cause it is friendly to Trikkers.<br />Photo: John Pickering “Chasing the Aurora”<br />Taken from the Kaitorete Spit at Lake Ellesmere<br />Photo: Sara Raudsepp<br /> Freya enjoys the view of Lyttleton Harbour<br />Photo: Zoe Ward Freya enjoys the view of Lyttleton Harbour<br />Photo: Zoe Ward Street art by Dcypher<br />Photo: Zoe Ward Street art - Paris in Christchurch by AskewOne and Mark Henare<br />Photo: Zoe Ward 	 	<br />Street art - Ballerina of Christchurch by Owen Dippie<br />Photo: Zoe Ward Street art - Kristen by AskewOne<br />Photo: Zoe Ward Godly Heads track<br />Photo: Spencer Beasley Having fun at Methven (2017)<br />Photo: Hy Thiele Playful kea at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve<br />Photo: Marama Gravett Playful kea at Willowbank Wildlife Reserve<br />Photo: Marama Gravett Morning springtime fog over the river behind the hospital<br />Photo: Marama Gravett Nothing beats being down by the pier on a nice sunny day. (2016)<br />Photo: Simran Maggo Kite festival at the New Brighton Pier (2017)<br />Photo: Simran Maggo Panorama shot of the kite festival at the New Brighton Pier (2017)<br />Photo: Simran Maggo Irises overlooking one of the ponds in the Christchurch Botanic Gardens (2015)<br />Photo: Alice Milnes Nor'west arch over a Christchurch beach (2017)<br />Photo: Alice Milnes Walking up Castle Hill (2016)<br />Photo: Alice Milnes The Bridge of Remembrance taken from the north, looking down the Avon.<br />Photo: Vicky Cameron The exterior of the Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu.<br />Photo: Vicky Cameron Walking through the Botanical Gardens in spring<br />Photo: Rebecca Phibbs (2016) Some of the flowers on display at the Botanical Gardens in summer.<br />Photo: Rebecca Phibbs (2013) Hagley Park in autumn<br />Photo: Rebecca Phibbs (2016) Beautiful winter sky seen through trees in Hagley Park.<br />Photo: Rebecca Phibbs (2017) 'Peace' by Llew Summers on display on Colombo Street, Sydenham.<br />Photo: Vicky Cameron Sitting in the sun at a café in the Art Centre<br />Photo: Vicky Cameron The water dragon lantern attracts a crowd at the Christchurch Lantern Festival (2016)<br />Photo: Anna Young This beautiful dragonfly was one of the many lanterns hanging from the trees in Hagley Park for the 2016 Christchurch Lantern Festival<br />Photo: Anna Young The water lilies are my favourite lanterns at the Christchurch Lantern festival (2016)<br />Photo: Anna Young Some of the food available at the Christchurch Lantern Festival in 2017<br />Photo: Anna Young