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Dr Bike is back for Term 4!

Free bike servicing!

Dr Bike is back for Term 4, and here to help get you back on your bike –  just in time for spring.

Olly and Kieran will be on C Block Lawn every Tuesday afternoon from 1pm – 2.30pm for all your free bike servicing needs!

Drop past with your bike any time between 1pm – 2.30pm and they will help you out with punctures, oiling chains, and any general tuning.

If you have any questions about Dr Bike, please email sustainability@canterbury.ac.nz

Keep pedalling!

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Got a question or want to know more? Email us at sustainability@canterbury.ac.nz

World Green Campus Day

Join the UC Sustainability Office and dozens of Universities across NZ and Australia as we celebrate World Green Campus Day.

Join a 50 minute tour to find where you can find and forage fruit, nuts and more – for free!

We’ll show you how you can nibble your way round campus, and where to find feijoas, lemons, limes, walnuts, plums, pears, figs and more.

What: Edible Campus Walking Tour

When: Monday 24th September, 12pm – 12.50pm

Where: Meet the Sustainability Office team at the starting point: outside Cafe 1894 at 12pm. The tour will finish in our very own Okeover Community Garden at approx 12.50pm.

See our Edible Campus map for the details of what you can find, and where!

No need to RSVP, just show up and meet us at the starting point. However, to give us an idea of numbers, if you intend to come along we would appreciate you clicking ‘attending’ on our Facebook event here.

Broad beans from UC’s edible garden

This message was bought to you by the UC Sustainability Office. Stay connected, and be in touch with us! Follow us on Facebook or Instagram, or check out our website for more information about what we do, and upcoming events.

Got a question or want to know more? Email us at sustainability@canterbury.ac.nz

Suffrage Day event – 19 September

Join FemSoc in celebrating the 125th anniversary of women gaining the right to vote in New Zealand on Suffrage Day, 19 September!

You don’t have to go far – the UC Feminist Society is partnering with the National Council for Women – Christchurch Branch to bring you food, speakers, and women’s history both downtown and on campus.

All-day – Scavenger hunt on campus featuring prominent suffragists, with the chance to enter into the draw for prizes

10:30am – Morning Tea at the Centre of Contemporary Art (66 Gloucester St)

12:00-12:30pm – Speakers at the Kate Sheppard Memorial (159 Oxford Terrace)

2:00pm – Speakers and Afternoon Tea in the Undercroft

Share your photos and thoughts on social media via #suffrage125 #WhakatuWahine #SuffrageDay

Events are proud to be a part of the Suffrage 125 national event programme and supported by the Ministry for Women’s Suffrage 125 Community Fund.

Reserve a shuttle to downtown via the event website.

Share you’re going on the Facebook event.