Moving to Christchurch
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The largest city in the South Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Canterbury Region, Christchurch’s urban area lies on the South Island’s east coast, making it New Zealand’s third-most populous city behind Auckland and Wellington.
It is one of a group of only four cities in the world to have been carefully planned following the same layout of a central city square with four complementing city squares adjacent to it and a parklands area holding the city centre.
It also has one of the highest-quality water supplies in the world, being ranked among the purest and cleanest worldwide. Being sourced, untreated and naturally filtered via more than 50 pumping stations surrounding the city, from aquifers, emanating from the foothills of the Southern Alps.
Christchurch is the second largest manufacturing centre in New Zealand behind Auckland, with the sector being the local economy’s second largest contributor,
The city is also known as the Garden City, a name one will know as well-deserved just by looking from a few floors up, and seeing the number of growing trees giving the suburbs its picturesque forest-like setting.