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Cashel Street

Cashel Street, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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“container mall” (40 reviews)
“restart mall” (29 reviews)
Cashel Street, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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Reviewed 27 August 2012

The colour and vibrancy of this location is a really nice focal point for a city that has a massive rebuilding task ahead of it. A good variety of shops that all do a great job of presenting themselves, as well as some very nice...More

Thank heags
Reviewed 27 August 2012

Creative, civic thinking at it's best, a portion of Cashel Street reopened to the public in 2011 after post-quake chaos and loss of life. Ballentynes, probably the city's most loved department store, has stood it's ground in the CBD and revamped and reopened. The pop-up...More

Thank HelenJG786
Reviewed 15 August 2012

From the disasterous state that Cashel Mall was following the Earthquake of February 22 2011, the area has now been bought alive again with the addition of the pop up mall alongside everyones favourite store Ballantynes. Great food options are available (Demetris souvalakis I can...More

Thank kiwigreenman
Reviewed 11 August 2012

The 'pop u mall' is quite an interesting concept and worth a look at least once. The shops there are interesting- we recommend having a coffee break upstairs in the cafe- its not often you can sit in a shipping container looking down on the...More

Thank Amy L
Reviewed 31 July 2012 via mobile

It is a little sad to see the surroundings from the EQ aftermath but with the colorful containers as shops and cafes, it makes the place more cheerful. Fantastic job!

Thank pearlypearl
Reviewed 15 July 2012

I was extremely impressed with the new Re-start Mall, have not been to Cashel street since we moved back to Australia in 2010, and the old Cashel mall is etched into my memory. I am very impressed with the ingenuity and recommend the Re-start Mall...More

Thank Mishclark
Reviewed 12 July 2012

After the earthquakes that Christchurch has experienced they are starting to get back on their feet- great wander around the town where you are able to see a lot of the devastation that the earthquake caused- actually it was hard to put together thte Christchurch...More

Thank JDNZ
Reviewed 10 July 2012

Cashel Street is a great place to visit in Christchurch and an insight into the rebuild of this devastated city.

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 26 June 2012

Love the container mall, genius idea! The rest of the world should follow and do something like this, very impressed!

Thank Reviewer154
Reviewed 22 June 2012

This is excellent! They have done a great job here and it is good to see a bit of the city up and running again. It was really busy the day we were there.

Thank 1811027Gary
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Response from JulesGoodman66 | Property representative |
The Re:START container mall was born from the need to breathe new life into the Christchurch central city, following the devastating earthquake on 22 February, 2011. Best time of the year to visit - spring is pretty... More