The $10 million project began in February and is on track for completion by April next year.
Six years ago, this was how the world learnt of the big quake.
The long, hot dry spell in Christchurch has finally come to an end.
MetService says the lack of rain doesn't bode well for the city.
Families of some of those killed in Christchurch's CTV building collapse will protest on Sunday.
A fire burning in scrub on Coutts Island Road near Christchurch is contained.
"Our bodies are really struggling at the moment because the temperatures have increased so quickly."
Workers drill through the side of an extinct volcano, a world first, 15 decades ago.
The wellbeing of Christchurch residents is on the rise and stress is decreasing post-quake, according to a new survey.
Three people have been taken to hospital with serious injuries.
The Health Minister is expecting councils to "step up" and fix their water supplies.
"We believe the police's decision not to prosecute anyone was wrong."
A study found the communities were often not heard when it came to decision-making.
Two thirds of the forest was destroyed in February's Port Hills fires.
Napier is no longer critically low on water, but other areas are also being warned to conserve.
The Christchurch park will look different to how locals remember it 10 months ago.
The Air NZ exhibition and Fred and Myrtle Flutey's Paua Shell House are popular attractions.
As summer kicks off, Christchurch has seen a few days of warm weather with Saturday reaching 30degC.