Christchurch earthquake

Lloyd Jones: a history of silence

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By Lloyd Jones in

Issue 3824 15th Aug 2013

An exclusive extract from Lloyd Jones’s new memoir, in which the Christchurch earthquakes and the author’s many visits to the city in their wake prompt a quest to uncover long-buried family secrets.

Rock steady

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By Ruth Laugesen in

Issue 3804 2nd Apr 2013

The devastation in Christchurch has set the scene for a new wave of affordable low-damage buildings – and upgrades to existing ones – based on “rocking systems”.

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