The “Earth from Above” is a free outdoor exhibition that runs down Rolleston Ave (from the Armagh St Bridge down to the Canterbury Museum in the Cultural Precinct of Christchurch, New Zealand. ( The museum hopes to re-open on 2nd Sept)
These large-scale images, taken over a 15-year period by photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand, are commanding in their presence: the snow added to my enjoyment and thoughts about the pictures and facts (especially the NZ facts) that were presented under some.
Check out the Arts Festival for more information
In the Events Village, this dome, which has been used over the past few years in Christchurch for ice-skating in the Square a couple of years ago and some of the Buskers Festival events earlier this year, looks more like an igloo today!
Hagley Park, New Zealand’s largest city park will be home to the rugby world cup fanzone later this year too – a great setting.