Heritage

Christchurch - a chronology

1967

February 15
Waltham Lido Pool opens.
February 28
Canterbury cricket team defeats visiting Australians, the first time any New Zealand team had done so.
April 3
Re-built Ferrymead Bridge opens.
May 29
Opening of the New Bank of New Zealand building in Cathedral Square.
June
First paraplegic sports in New Zealand at Christchurch Hospital.
October
First section of Northern Motorway opens.
(no date)
"Golden Plough" world ploughing championships held at Lincoln College.

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