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Christkirk

Ōtautahi (Māori)
Christchurch
Christchurch City.jpg
ChristChurch Cathedral in summer.jpgNew Brighton and the Port Hills, Christchurch, New Zealand, 12 June 2008.jpg
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
IslandSooth Island
RegionCanterbury
Territorial authorityChristkirk Ceety Cooncil
Settled by the UK1848
Govrenment
 • MayorLianne Dalziel
Area
 • Territorial1,426 km2 (551 sq mi)
 • Urban
607.73 km2 (234.65 sq mi)
Highest elevation
920 m (3,020 ft)
Lawest elevation
0 m (0 ft)
Population
 (June 2017)
 • Territorial381,500
 • Density270/km2 (690/sq mi)
 • Urban
396,700
 • Urban density650/km2 (1,700/sq mi)
 • Demonym
Cantabrian
Time zoneUTC+12 (NZST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+13 (NZDT)
Aurie code(s)03
Local iwiNgāi Tahu, Ngāti Mamoe
Wabsteidwww.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.