NEWS: Christchurch venue opening a right royal affair

In Christchurch as part of their official visit to New Zealand, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge today officially opened the city’s new Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre. Built to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Botanic Gardens, the $16.4 million centre was designed by leading New Zealand architects Patterson Associates and features a multi-purpose function room that seats up to 120 people. The overall design marries white embossed concrete with clean glass panels and plant cell motifs to create a visually striking building that sits at ease […]

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