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Cashel Street

Cashel Street, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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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
Reviewed 11 June 2012

Bustling and busy many about enjoying the great example and the sunny day. Keep it up Christchurch

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 9 June 2012

In typical kiwi fashion, the Cashel St container mall has prevailed in the most hostile of circumstances. With funky, buzzing cafe's, latest designer stores and buskers lining the broken streets, this temporary street mall seems to have it all. Lacking in affordable, everyday shopping for...More

Thank Joanne F
Reviewed 6 June 2012

CHCH is my home town and Cashel Street mall was terribly effected after the CHCH earthquakes and it is amazing to see what they have done fitting out and setting up all of the shipping containers as funky retail shops, eateries and cafes. Great to...More

Thank FreeMarcoPolo
Reviewed 25 May 2012

It is a must visit to every visitor... a unique quick design after the quake... love the multi color and clever design.

Thank TonyLim1975
Reviewed 25 May 2012

The Cashel Mall is a prime example of the ingenuity and resolve that Cantabrians retain when their world collapses around them.

Thank Frangipani08
Reviewed 24 May 2012

Was shocked to see the city as it was..the city reminded me of a disaster movie set.. Red traffic lights flashing...high rise buildings empty...blocks cordoned off for distruction. Very sad...very few people walking around. The container city was a clever idea and would in different...More

Thank oziozioziPerth
Reviewed 15 May 2012

chch has done well to convert containers into a shopping mall

Thank PatMacnz64
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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