Monday, 8 October 2012
Have your say on local water management BANKS PENINSULA
— The Banks Peninsula Zone Committee wants feedback on its draft Zone Implementation Programme (ZIP) for water management.
By Environment Canterbury
Friday, 5 October 2012
Banks Peninsula facilities to close BANKS PENINSULA
— Christchurch City Council is today (Friday 5 October) closing four community facilities on the Banks Peninsula after receiving the results of engineering assessments that show they are earthquake-prone.
By Christchurch City Council
Friday, 7 September 2012
UC researcher testing rockets flying 1400kmph on Banks Peninsula BANKS PENINSULA
— While most people will be at the beach over summer, University of Canterbury senior lecturer Chris Hann will be out on Bank’s Peninsula testing rockets flying up to 1400kmph.
Tuesday, 29 May 2012
Cristchurch City Council provides funding certainty for Banks Peninsula environmental groups BANKS PENINSULA
— Five Banks Peninsula environmental organisations will have funding certainty for the next three years due to a change in policy by the Christchurch City Council.
Friday, 4 May 2012
Tougher penalties for gecko smugglers BANKS PENINSULA
— Conservation Minister Kate Wilkinson has welcomed the conviction of an endangered gecko smuggler but says tougher penalties are needed.
Tuesday, 13 December 2011
Strong interest in Banks Peninsula water issues BANKS PENINSULA
— In late November and early December the Banks Peninsula Zone Committee hosted community meetings to introduce its members to the community and get feedback from local people on anything to do with fresh water use.
Sunday, 20 November 2011
Akaroa, it's more than a town. BANKS PENINSULA
— Akaroa township is a pictureque seaside village on Akaroa Harbour.
Friday, 18 November 2011
Banks Peninsula Zone Committee invites locals to have say on water BANKS PENINSULA
— The Canterbury Water Banks Peninsula Zone Committee wants to hear from locals about water management in the area.
Thursday, 1 September 2011
Banks Peninsula residents asked to check stormwater systems BANKS PENINSULA
— Christchurch City Council is asking Banks Peninsula residents to check their stormwater drainage systems as spring approaches.
Tuesday, 24 May 2011
City and Banks Peninsula water management zone committees sought BANKS PENINSULA
— People with an interest in water management in Christchurch or Banks Peninsula are invited to apply to become a founding member of the Christchurch-West Melton Zone Committee or the Banks Peninsula Zone Committee.
Tuesday, 5 October 2010
Helicopter Crash : Kaituna Valley, Banks Peninsula BANKS PENINSULA
— At around 8 am today police were notified of a helicopter crash in the Kaituna Valley area of Mt Herbert, Banks Peninsula.
Tuesday, 11 May 2010
staff photo competition great incentive BANKS PENINSULA
— Black Cat Cruises dolphin swimming staff took hundreds of photos over the summer as part of an internal company photo competition that may see the winning image feature in future promotional material for the company.
Wednesday, 10 February 2010
NZ's top landscape artist Hannah Riden to show iconic Banks Peninsula scenes at The Little River Gallery next week BANKS PENINSULA
— Canterbury's award-winning landscape artist Hannah Riden is to show a pivotal exhibition of iconic Banks Peninsula scenes at the Little River Gallery, opening next weekend.
Friday, 6 November 2009
The Green Party pays tribute to Sir Don Beavan BANKS PENINSULA
— Green Party MP Sue Kedgley today paid tribute to Sir Don Beavan for his outstanding work on diabetes treatment and prevention.
Thursday, 5 November 2009
Identification confirmed BANKS PENINSULA
— Regional Coroner Sue Johnson has today established the identification of the person who died in Little Akaloa yesterday and confirms it is Professor Sir Donald Beaven.
Formal identification of fire victim could take several days BANKS PENINSULA
— Formal identification of a body in a house destroyed by fire in the Banks Peninsula settlement of Little Akaloa yesterday, could take days, say Christchurch Police.
Wednesday, 20 May 2009
Tree Blocks SH 75 in Canterbury District, 6am BANKS PENINSULA
— Canterbury Police advise that SH 75, the Akaroa Highway, has been blocked by a large tree falling across the road between Little River and the Hill Top.
Thursday, 19 March 2009
Still looking for William Stewart BANKS PENINSULA
— Still looking for William Stewart
4:07pm 19 March 2009
Police are still looking for William Alexander Stewart and believe he is still in the Selwyn area.
Wednesday, 7 January 2009
Crash closes SH75 in Canterbury District, 2:40pm BANKS PENINSULA
— Emergency Services are at the scene of a vehicle crash on the Christchurch Akaroa Road (SH75) in Duvauchelle, near Akaroa.
Thursday, 11 December 2008
Farmers vindicated with costs in Banks Peninsula case BANKS PENINSULA
— The award of $35,000 costs to Federated Farmers from Environment Canterbury (Canterbury Regional Council), signals the end of an 11 year fight for the right to farm in Banks Peninsula.
Wednesday, 11 June 2008
Man appears in court this morning over Port Levy death BANKS PENINSULA
— At 8.00pm last night Police responded to an address in Port Levy, Banks Peninsula to investigate a serious assault after calls by several people.
Man arrested after fatal family altercation BANKS PENINSULA
— A man has been arrested and charged with assault after a relative died following a family dispute
in the small Banks Peninsula community of Port Levy last night.