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  • Christchurch | Occasionalities
    we are hoping the their building will get the all clear following the 4 September earthquake Here is a quick look around the museum and a chat with long serving Society Treasurer the delightful Kitty Fenton Tags Christchurch Sumner Categories Community Archives June 2015 March 2015 August 2014 June 2014 April 2014 February 2014 July 2013 March 2013 August 2012 February 2012 October 2011 March 2011 October 2010 September 2010

    Original URL path: https://blog.petertaylor.co.nz/tag/christchurch/ (2016-05-02)
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  • Sumner | Occasionalities
    community Right now we are hoping the their building will get the all clear following the 4 September earthquake Here is a quick look around the museum and a chat with long serving Society Treasurer the delightful Kitty Fenton Tags Christchurch Sumner Categories Community Archives June 2015 March 2015 August 2014 June 2014 April 2014 February 2014 July 2013 March 2013 August 2012 February 2012 October 2011 March 2011 October

    Original URL path: https://blog.petertaylor.co.nz/tag/sumner/ (2016-05-02)
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  • Sumner Community Gardens | Occasionalities
    I think they will achieve just that In this video take a look at the delightful surroundings and hear Kate Saunders talk about the Sumner Community Gardens Like this Like Loading Related Categories Community An Awesome Day Out Memphis Belle values first Archives June 2015 March 2015 August 2014 June 2014 April 2014 February 2014 July 2013 March 2013 August 2012 February 2012 October 2011 March 2011 October 2010 September

    Original URL path: https://blog.petertaylor.co.nz/2010/09/19/sumner-community-gardens/ (2016-05-02)
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  • An Awesome Day Out | Occasionalities
    suburb certainly lived up to its name Mt Pleasant is a great role model for people like myself who are thinking about how to build happier and safer neighbourhoods Many people pitched in to make the day a memorable one Despite a chill wind the smiles were broad all afternoon Morris dancers in full flight with impressive timing Laura Stringer entertained with the fabulous looks and sounds of her harps The Natural Magic Pirate Show brought smiles to every face especially the young kids who were transfixed by the antics of a playful ball throwing puppet alligator Like this Like Loading Related Comments 1 Comment Categories Community Blank Sumner Community Gardens One Response to An Awesome Day Out Jocelyn 20 September 2010 at 6 34 pm Thanks Peter The event did go well funny that you didn t mention your starring role as a Greek god in the theatresports We also celebrated 117 years since NZ women got the vote with MP Ruth Dyson planting a commemorative white camellia and did our bit toward the International Talk Like a Pirate Day Avast me hearties The jazz musicians were awesome as were the wonderful Linwood Colelge barbershop quartet All in all

    Original URL path: https://blog.petertaylor.co.nz/2010/09/19/an-awesome-day-out/ (2016-05-02)
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  • Day 8 – Castle Rock | Occasionalities
    a huge section in the earthquake A massive block detached from Castle Rock and hurtled into Heathcote Valley slaughtering two cows in the process I visited Heathcote Valley today After the post quake demolition of the Valley Inn Tavern the Castle Rock avalanche is the second most talked quake event in the Valley It will be difficult to get a sense of scale from the video and photos The block split into two before it came to a halt Each half is at least the size of a house As a couple of sightseers remarked to me today imagine the cataclysmic noise the block must have made as it crunched its way down the valley For rock climbers it is a sad loss and a signifier of the caution that they must exercise in coming weeks The block that detached was a climbing area used by hundreds of local climbers over the years It was known as Watchtower Face Fortunately in common with other east side features of Castle Rock its damp lichen clad rock was significantly less popular than the northern and western faces But for rock climbers although Watchtower Face may not have been the most popular of faces it serves as a clear warning that Port Hills rock climbing should be avoided for a while yet There will be many loosened features creating significant hazards on the many popular crags dotting the Port Hills For those thinking about the possibility of new routes on the reconfigured features it may already be too late Heathcote residents informed me that they had already seen people climbing on the fallen blocks It seems that the very real risk of being seriously sconed by falling debris was not enough to stop a reckless attempt at being the first to establish new

    Original URL path: https://blog.petertaylor.co.nz/2010/09/11/day-8-castle-rock/ (2016-05-02)
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  • castle rock | Occasionalities
    Rock in the 2011 earthquake The article and images below refer to the the 2010 earthquake Continue reading Tags castle rock christchurch earthquake port hills rock climbing Comments 1 Comment Categories Earthquake Archives June 2015 March 2015 August 2014 June 2014 April 2014 February 2014 July 2013 March 2013 August 2012 February 2012 October 2011 March 2011 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 June 2010 April 2010 Categories

    Original URL path: https://blog.petertaylor.co.nz/tag/castle-rock/ (2016-05-02)
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  • port hills | Occasionalities
    Rock in the 2011 earthquake The article and images below refer to the the 2010 earthquake Continue reading Tags castle rock christchurch earthquake port hills rock climbing Comments 1 Comment Categories Earthquake Archives June 2015 March 2015 August 2014 June 2014 April 2014 February 2014 July 2013 March 2013 August 2012 February 2012 October 2011 March 2011 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 June 2010 April 2010 Categories

    Original URL path: https://blog.petertaylor.co.nz/tag/port-hills/ (2016-05-02)
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  • rock climbing | Occasionalities
    Rock in the 2011 earthquake The article and images below refer to the the 2010 earthquake Continue reading Tags castle rock christchurch earthquake port hills rock climbing Comments 1 Comment Categories Earthquake Archives June 2015 March 2015 August 2014 June 2014 April 2014 February 2014 July 2013 March 2013 August 2012 February 2012 October 2011 March 2011 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 June 2010 April 2010 Categories

    Original URL path: https://blog.petertaylor.co.nz/tag/rock-climbing/ (2016-05-02)
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