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Christchurch City Libraries
work PO Box 73045,
Christchurch 8154,
New Zealand.
workp: +64-3-941-7923

Heritage Week 7 - 14 October 2005

Heritage Week is an annual event in October, core funded by the Christchurch City Council, with support from local sponsors including principal sponsor Philip Carter.

Events at Christchurch City Libraries

Heritage Week Display

Aranui Speedway Display

The Speedway track which was carved out of the sandhills at Aranui in 1949 attracted crowds of up to 14,000 and helped foster three World Speedway Champions. A Heritage week display at New Brighton Library will commemorate this popular sporting venue of the fifties.