- January 31
- New Zealand’s first regular airmail service begins between Christchurch, Ashburton and Timaru.
- February 15
- Radio Society of Christchurch formed.
- April 1
- Spreydon Borough joins City.
- July 30
- Canterbury becomes the first New Zealand provincial rugby team to defeat the Springboks.
- November 1
- Woolston Borough joins City.
- (no date)
- Concert by violinist Jascha Heifetz.
- Information for this resource was based on the second edition of John Densem’s Christchurch chronology: a history of settlement. Environmental Policy and Planning Policy Unit, Christchurch City Council, 1990.
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- This resource includes links to various other local history resources on our websites and images from our photographs collection - clicking on the image will take you to a larger version of that image.