Thrillseekers can skydive from helicopter onto Christchuch beach in new tourism venture

Jumping out of a perfectly good helicopter doesn't sound like an average Monday afternoon activity - but that's just what happened in the skies above Christchurch.

Skydivers practiced ahead of a new tourism venture launch this weekend - skydiving at Christchurch's Sumner Beach.

Annabelle Tukia reports.

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