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Christkirk
Ōtautahi (Māori)
Metropolitan aurie
Christchurch
Christchurch City.jpg
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Peacock Fountain, New Zealand.jpgTram in Christchurch (4666583714).jpg
St James Park, Christchurch.jpgNew Zealand - Christchurch Art Gallery - 9597.jpg
Banner o Christkirk
Banner
Coat o airms o Christkirk
Coat o airms
Nickname(s): The Garden Ceety
Motto(s): Fide Condita Fructu Beata Spe Fortis
Laitin
Foondit in Faith, Rich in the Fulfillment thareo, Strang in Hope for the Futur
Christkirk is locatit in New Zealand
Christkirk
Christkirk
Coordinates: 43°31′48″S 172°37′13″E / 43.53000°S 172.62028°E / -43.53000; 172.62028Coordinates: 43°31′48″S 172°37′13″E / 43.53000°S 172.62028°E / -43.53000; 172.62028
Kintra  New Zealand
Island Sooth Island
Region Canterbury
Territorial authority Christkirk Ceety Cooncil
Settled by the UK 1848
Govrenment
 • Mayor Lianne Dalziel
Aurie
 • Territorial 1,426 km2 (551 sq mi)
 • Urban 607.73 km2 (234.65 sq mi)
Heichest elevation 920 m (3,020 ft)
Lawest elevation 0 m (0 ft)
Population (June 2017)
 • Territorial 381,500
 • Density 270/km2 (690/sq mi)
 • Urban 396,700
 • Urban density 650/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
 • Demonym Cantabrian
Time zone NZST (UTC+12)
 • Simmer (DST) NZDT (UTC+13)
Aurie code(s) 03
Local iwi Ngāi Tahu, Ngāti Mamoe
Wabsteid www.ccc.govt.nz
www.ecan.govt.nz

Christkirk (kent in the Māori leid as Otuatahi) is the 3rd lairgest ceety o New Zealand wi mair nor 350,000 indwallers. It is situatit in the east o the Sooth Isle.