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Agriculture is the cultivation of land and breeding of animals and plants to provide food, fiber, medicinal plants and other products to sustain and enhance life.
Antarctica is Earth's southernmost continent.
Auckland is a city in New Zealand's North Island.
Banks Peninsula is a peninsula of volcanic origin on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand.
The Banks Peninsula District is a former territorial authority in New Zealand.
The Canterbury Association was formed in order to establish a colony in what is now the Canterbury Region in the South Island of New Zealand.
Charles Obins Torlesse (2 May 1825 – 14 November 1866) was a prominent surveyor for the Canterbury Association in Canterbury, New Zealand.
Christchurch (Ōtautahi) is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region.
Christchurch Central City is the geographical centre and the heart of Christchurch, New Zealand.
The Christchurch City Council is the local government authority for Christchurch in New Zealand.
Christchurch City Holdings Ltd (CCHL) is a wholly owned investment arm of the Christchurch City Council.
Christchurch City Libraries are operated by the Christchurch City Council and are a network of 19 libraries and a mobile book bus.
The Church of England (C of E) is the state church of England.
Community Boards are governed by the provisions of Part 4 of the Local Government Act 2002 and can be created, or dissolved by Territorial authorities, 40 out of 78 of which have 111 Boards.
Containerization is a system of intermodal freight transport using intermodal containers (also called shipping containers and ISO containers).
Daniel Cooper (1785–1853) was a convict transported to New South Wales who became a successful merchant, financier, shipowner and shipping agent.
Diamond Harbour is a small settlement on Banks Peninsula, in Canterbury, New Zealand.
Edward Jollie (1 September 1825 – 7 August 1894) was a pioneer land surveyor in New Zealand, initially as a cadet surveyor with the New Zealand Company.
Sir Ernest Henry Shackleton (15 February 1874 – 5 January 1922) was a polar explorer who led three British expeditions to the Antarctic, and one of the principal figures of the period known as the Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration.
Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.
George William Lyttelton, 4th Baron Lyttelton, (31 March 1817 – 19 April 1876) was a British aristocrat and Conservative politician from the Lyttelton family.
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is the mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London.
Heritage New Zealand Pouhere Taonga, (previously until 2014 named the New Zealand Historic Places Trust) (Pouhere Taonga), is a Crown entity with a membership of around 20,000 people that advocates for the protection of ancestral sites and heritage buildings in New Zealand.
HMS Endeavour, also known as HM Bark Endeavour, was a British Royal Navy research vessel that Lieutenant James Cook commanded to Australia and New Zealand on his first voyage of discovery from 1768 to 1771.
Captain Joseph Thomas (1803–?) was a British explorer and the chief surveyor for Lyttelton, Sumner and Christchurch in New Zealand.
The June 2011 Christchurch earthquake was a shallow magnitude 6.3 ML earthquake that occurred on 13 June 2011 at 14:20 NZST (02:20 UTC).
Kaiapoi is a town in the Waimakariri District of the Canterbury region, in the South Island of New Zealand.
This is a link page for railway, road and waterway tunnels, including hydroelectric intakes and tailraces and gun battery tunnels.
Lyttelton Harbour / Whakaraupō is one of two major inlets in Banks Peninsula, on the coast of Canterbury, New Zealand; the other is Akaroa Harbour.
Lyttelton Line is a name sometimes used to refer to the section of the Main South Line in New Zealand's South Island between Lyttelton and Christchurch, and can also be used to refer to the operations on this section.
The Lyttelton Rail Tunnel, initially called the Moorhouse Tunnel, links the city of Christchurch with the port of Lyttelton in the Canterbury region of New Zealand’s South Island.
The Lyttelton road tunnel runs beneath the Port Hills to the south of the New Zealand city of Christchurch and links the city with its seaport, Lyttelton.
The Lyttelton Timeball Station was a heritage-registered time ball station and prominent local landmark in Lyttelton, New Zealand.
The Lyttelton Times was the first newspaper in Canterbury, New Zealand, publishing the first edition in January 1851.
The Main South Line, sometimes referred to as part of the South Island Main Trunk Railway, is a railroad line that runs north and south from Lyttelton in New Zealand through Christchurch and along the east coast of the South Island to Invercargill via Dunedin.
The Māori are the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand.
NZX Limited builds and operates capital, risk and commodity markets and the infrastructure required to support them.
A newspaper is a periodical publication containing written information about current events.
The British Antarctic Expedition 1907–09, otherwise known as the Nimrod Expedition, was the first of three expeditions to the Antarctic led by Ernest Shackleton.
Pegasus Bay, earlier known as Cook's Mistake, is a bay on the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand.
Sir Peter Robert Jackson (born 31 October 1961) is a New Zealand film director, screenwriter and film producer.
A port is a maritime commercial facility which may comprise one or more wharves where ships may dock to load and discharge passengers and cargo.
The Port Hills are a range of hills in Canterbury, New Zealand, so named because they lie between the city of Christchurch and its port at Lyttelton.
Quail Island (Ōtamahua in Māori, sometimes also known as Te Kawakawa) is a small uninhabited island within Lyttelton Harbour in the South Island of New Zealand, close to Christchurch.
Rapaki is a small settlement within the Whakaraupo (Lyttelton, New Zealand) Harbour basin.
The South Island (Māori: Te Waipounamu) is the larger of the two major islands of New Zealand, the other being the smaller but more populous North Island.
Subdivision is the act of dividing land into pieces that are easier to sell or otherwise develop, usually via a plat.
Sumner is a coastal seaside suburb of Christchurch, New Zealand and was surveyed and named in 1849 in honour of John Bird Sumner, the then newly appointed Archbishop of Canterbury and president of the Canterbury Association.
Te Ara: The Encyclopedia of New Zealand is an online encyclopedia created by the Ministry for Culture and Heritage of the New Zealand Government.
Telegraphy (from Greek: τῆλε têle, "at a distance" and γράφειν gráphein, "to write") is the long-distance transmission of textual or symbolic (as opposed to verbal or audio) messages without the physical exchange of an object bearing the message.
The Frighteners is a 1996 New Zealand-American horror comedy film directed by Peter Jackson and co-written with his partner, Fran Walsh.
The New Zealand Herald is a daily newspaper published in Auckland, New Zealand, owned by New Zealand Media and Entertainment.
The Press is a daily newspaper published in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Time ball or timeball or ball time is an obsolete time-signalling device.
The Waterview Tunnel is a twin road tunnel in west Auckland, New Zealand.
The 2010 Canterbury earthquake (also known as the Darfield earthquake) struck the South Island of New Zealand with a moment magnitude of 7.1 at on, and had a maximum perceived intensity of X (Extreme) on the Mercalli intensity scale.
A earthquake occurred in Christchurch on at 12:51 p.m. local time (23:51 UTC).
The 2013 New Zealand census was the thirty-third national census.