Your culture attendant: things to do in Christchurch


Price: Free
Time: 20 mins
All you need is a square of paper, of any size, and you can start folding according to these simple instructions - then pop it on some water and see if your boat building skills are up to scratch. If you'd prefer to make swans or flowers, the site also has step-by-step guides to a whole variety of origami creations.

ATTDT is your unique local guide to things to do, see, visit and explore near you. From arts and culture to events and entertainment, we've got today covered.


Welcome to the Christchurch edition of A Thing To Do Today: the ultimate curated guide to the best of what to do today in Christchurch. From free to cheap to boutique, if you're in and around Christchurch, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help. We specialise in selecting wonderful and often curious events, activities and attractions specifically on and open today, which are ready to visit in Christchurch for anyone looking to cure their boredom. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other brilliant things to do, or change the day to start planning your week. Find out more....

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