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Lyttelton, portal to Canterbury’s historic past, a vibrant sustainable community creating a living future

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    Lyttelton Community has been lucky to have the interim use of a large piece of vacant land where the Empire Hotel and Pharmacy used to stand. This

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    10 – 1 Fanciful Fascinators with Stela Cruickshank - The Portal

    Using upcycled materials and experimental techniques

  • Main Stage

    5.30pm - 10.30pm STREET PARTY

    (Due to snow street party has been postponed to Friday 28th
  • 6:00pm Photo judging at the Porthole.

    Come down for a warm

  • Passionate about Lyttelton? Passionate about building community?

    Project Lyttelton is seeking maternity cover for two roles and has a new and exciting position to fill:

    General Manager, 20 Hrs a week - Maternity cover 6 month

  • The Lyttelton Harbour Information Centre is back up and running with Earthquake Recovery Community News and Advice now being updated on ...

  • Seduction Dance Workshop – Harem Style

    When: Thursday 24 June, 7.30pm

    Where: Lyttelton Club

    How much: $25

    To book: limited places, contact

  • Volcano Radio Musical Quiz Night

    When: Tuesday 22 June, 7.30pm, quiz starts 8 pm.

    Where: Lyttelton

  • The Basement Poetic

    When: Sunday 27 June, 7 to 10pm.

    Where: The Basement, 33b London St (down the stairs under the sign Nice People

  • Lyttel-Ease Story Telling


    When: Sunday 27 June, 9 to 10am.

    Where: Volcano Radio studio 4th floor

  • She Chocolat Wine & Chocolat Tasting

    When: Wednesday 23 June, 7.30pm

    Where: She Cafe,  79 Main Road, Governors Bay

    How much:

  • She Chocolat's Night of Fashion

    When: Wednesday 23 June

    Where: She Cafe, 79 Main Road, Governors Bay

    How much: $35. Bookings: 329

  • Winter Warmers with Volcano Radio

    When: Saturday 19 June, from 10am.

    Where: The Basement, 33A London St. Look for the sign "Nice people

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  • Coastal Living Winter Art Week

    When: 18 - 27 June, 9am-5pm Monday to Friday, 9am- 1pm Saturday

  • Harbour Lights UkefestThe Harbour Light

  • Discover Lyttelton Walking Tour

    When: Saturday 26 June,

  • Ground Mid Winter Feast Cooking Class

    When: Thursday 24 June, 7pm

  • Lyttelton Harbour Business Association Networking Evening

    When: Wednesday 23 June, 5.30pm

  • quilt_lyttelton_festival_of_lightsSpotlight on Quilters Display by Lyttelton

  • Village Torch Light Walk 2#

    When: Tuesday 22 June, 7pm

  • 'London Street and beyond walking tour' with Dave Margetts, Heritage Advisor Conservation, New Zealand Historic Places Trust.


  • Keeping the heritage of Lyttelton alive - New Zealand Historic Places Trust

    When: Monday 21 June,

  • Kids in the Community Concert

    When: Monday 21 June&


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