Ōtautahi Spring

by Donna Robertson

Christchurch is verdant, floral, and blossomy.

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On Suffrage Day, the Kate Sheppard Memorial was festooned with camellias.

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Daffodils: Linwood Avenue.

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Christchurch Botanic Gardens.

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Cuningham House in the Botanic gardens.

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A blue heron in Linwood Park.

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Flowers and diggers.

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Random poeticisms.

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New Zealand IceFest starts on Saturday 27 September. The hub in town looks cool like an icehouse. There is a Hagglund in Cathedral Square.

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And an icy themed mural takes shape on the side of the Public Trust.

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A digger flying over the Government Life building in Cathedral Square, as demolition takes it gradually down.

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The reflection of Rydges in the new building at 151 Cambridge Terrace. It is one of my favourites of the new buildings, like the stately prow of a futuristic ship.

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