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Seaweek Art Competition

An art competition aimed at Pre-school, Primary & Secondary school aged children. An opportunity for young artists to explore the theme of Seaweek, “Toiora te Moana – Toiora te Tangata – Healthy Seas, Healthy People”, through an art medium. Restrictions on size and number of entries. Details will be on the official Seaweek site […]

What’s in a teaspoon of seawater?

Tūranga, Central Library 60 Cathedral Square, Christchurch

A talk by Paul Broady: Life in the ocean is dominated by microbes so even in a very small volume there are many different types performing varied functions in complex ecological webs of interaction. The total number of individuals easily surpasses the human population of Christchurch! Sadly the products of human populations can now also […]

Seaweek Children’s Art Workshop

Mt Pleasant Centre 3 Mccormacks Bay Rd, Christchurch

Children’s Art Workshop with local artist, Robyn Webster. target age: 8-13 years of age. Cost: $20 payable on the day to cover materials. Limited spaces; book early. Wear clothing you don’t mind getting paint or inks on. Bookings: Jocelyn Papprill, email: Ph: (027) 703-0772


The Great Seaweek Pub Quiz

The Twisted Hop Pub 616 Ferry Road, Woolston, Christchurch

An evening of fishy fun for all the swashbuckers out there! Make up a team & test your maritime knowledge at this annual fundraiser for the Chch branch of NZAEE for Seaweek 2019. Entry fee per person $10 – pay on the night but please register your team by contacting Jocelyn M: 027 7030 […]


Seaweek Canterbury

Seaweek - a celebration of all things marine & coastal. Hosted by the NZ Association for Environmental Education (NZAEE), Seaweek focuses on learning about the ocean because it is so important to all our lives, no matter how far you are from it! Our mission is about exciting and inspiring all New Zealanders to renew […]

Speaking 4 the Planet Competition Day

Tūranga, Central Library 60 Cathedral Square, Christchurch

We want an audience! Show your support! This is the day young people entered for Prepared Speech, Spoken Word and Impromptu Drama sections of the 2021 Speaking 4 the Planet competition present to a live audience. The Visual Art entries will also be on display in the TSB Space, level 1 Tūranga. Be part of […]

Speaking 4 the Planet

Tūranga, Central Library 60 Cathedral Square, Christchurch

Come and be an audience for the young people competing in this year's Speaking 4 the Planet. The theme this year is based on the 2022 World Environment Day theme of Only One Earth with associated competition theme of Make Peace with Nature. Young people aged 11-24 will compete in a variety of categories: prepared […]