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Cashel Street

Cashel Street, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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Cashel Street, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 May 2012

A challenge to nature and the people of Canterbury, a great little shopping oasis and all credit to the creators and defiant merchants back in the heart of the city !!! Bravo !!!

1  Thank Judenrichard
Reviewed 29 April 2012

containers give it a funky feel , hope thay post re construction.

Thank peter h
Reviewed 27 April 2012

Wonderful colourful, respectful and fun place to visit. Great shops and cafes and atmosphere. Amazing to view the goings on in central Christchurch post earthquake also. Felt quite surreal and healing to visit. Awesome way to draw people back to city. Loved the sculptured animal...More

Thank Dee20202
Reviewed 24 April 2012

What a difference post earthquake. most of the shops we had previously visited are gone. In its place a container mall - what a brilliant idea but it needs to be extended to incorporate more 'everyday' shopping.

Thank dashAlicante
Reviewed 15 April 2012

The unique temporary Container Mall in Cashel Street demonstrates a way to stimulate business & interest in a devastated C.B.D.

Thank Valda W
Reviewed 27 March 2012

The new mall is really vibrant, shows real character in the face of all that's happened. I hope they keep it beyond the rebuild.

Thank james r
Reviewed 4 March 2012

good effort of using temporary construction means to revive inner city amidst earthquake damage, could give rise to new typology.

Thank joarcsp
Reviewed 7 February 2012

Poor Cashel Street, this street looks as though it was nearly almost destroyed but due to the determination of the business people it is back on its feet again & we really enjoyed this new contemporary container shopping centre, very bright & the flowers everywhere...More

Thank gypsy039
Reviewed 31 January 2012

A number of shops and F&B outlets have moved to the "Re:Start Area" operating out of modded transport containers. The place is colorful and vibrant though fairly small. There are lots of nice shops for tourists and a few stalls for cheap tasty eats. Definitely...More

Thank rarheaume
Reviewed 27 January 2012

We are Cantabrians who currently live and work overseas. We hadn't been home since the earthquakes and were not looking forward to seeing the damage. Yes, we were shocked, and deeply saddened by what we saw, but Cashel Street Mall in the centre of town,...More

1  Thank KiwiSuzhou
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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