Useful links

Sumner Facebook sites

Sumner Community

Sumner, New Zealand

Sumner Tradingpost

Clifton Hill Fan Club

Sumner Area - EQ info

Sumner Village

Sumner Environment

Sumner School Hall

Sumner Wave Rugby Club

Sumner Running Club

Sumner Cricket Club

Sumner Bowling Club

Sumner Junior Cricket Club


Sumner Plum Drive

Sumner Skate Park

Container Art

Container Love

Christchurch Coastal Pathway

Canterbury Marine

Taylors Mistake Coastal Cleanup

Sumner Pharmacy

Blog Sites

Habitat Sumner Project

Lyttel-town Blog

Neighbouring Suburbs

ChCh Coastal Pathway

ChCh Coastal Hills Cluster   - Supporting those effected to TC3 or 124's

Redcliffs - News sheet     

Redcliffs  - Redcliffs website

Redcliffs - Sumner Bays Union Trust

Mt Pleasant - Learn about Mt Pleasant, the history, the people, and pick up a couple fun facts.          

Mt Pleasant - News blog

Lyttelton - Project Lyttelton

Lyttelton - Lyttelton Harbour Information Centre


Sumner - Sumner Coastline

Taylors Mistake - Association

Taylors Mistake - Surf Lifesaving Club

Clifton Neigbourhood Incorporated - Contact Jane Bryden on 326 5586

Directory listings

The Habitat Project - Working together to harness the energy and diverse knowledge base of students and the wider community, to regenerate our habitat

CINCH - Community INformation Christchurch.  More than 6,016 organisations, courses and individuals.

Sumner to Ferrymead - A comprehensive guide to Taylors Mistake Sumner Redcliffs Mt Pleasant Ferrymead Woolston.

CanCERN - Canterbury Communities Earthquake Recovery Network.  A network of Residents Association and Community Group representatives from the earthquake-affected neighbourhoods of Canterbury.    

Find ChCh - Up-to-date locations of things to see and do in Christchurch

Neigbourhood Support - Aims to make our homes, streets, neighbourhoods and communities safer and more caring places in which to live.

Sumner Lifeboat

Canterbury Marine

Container Art



Exult - advice on fundraising, volunteering and community related topics

Community and Not-for-profit network Christchurch - paid and volunteer workers to stay in touch and to support each

Health & Wellbeing

Inspiring Communities - Championing Community-Led Development

Canterbury Web Health - Useful information

Red Cross -

Ministry of Health

Canterbury District Health Board

Canterbury Webhealth


Canterbury Men's Centre

Men's Trust Facebook

Push Play

Club Kit



Conservation Volunteers New Zealand

Avon Heathcote Estuary Ihutai Trust

Transition Towns

Sustainable Living

Energy Awareness Program

Christchurch Agency for Energy

Scale of the Universe

Community Energy Action Charitable Trust


Jayride   See on Youtube video


Avon Ootakaro Network

Fracking NZ Facebook

Say No to Fracking Southland Facebook

Fracking youtube


Fracking report is a red flag not a green light for new fracking wells


Living Economies

Timebank Bridge to Rocks

Pegasus Exchange

Standing Proud of our Community

Community Service Awards

Neigbourhood Week

Garden Pride Awards

Big brothers big sisters - make a positive difference in the lives of youth through mentoring.

Pillars - care about the needs of the children of prisoners.

Useful Networking

Capturing change


Causes - Pledge your support for a worthy campaign

Doodle - Easy scheduling

Survey Monkey - online survey tool

Meet up - Do something • Learn something Share something • Change something

Green Drinks - Christchurch

Event Brite - Events in Christchurch

TinyURL - create a tiny URL that will not break in email postings and never expires

Petition online - hosting your online petition in New Zealand

AskShareGive - where people share their time, skills, transport, and old or unused goods.

Be There - is a free on-line events calendar for Christchurch and Canterbury.

Give a little - Fundraise & Donate Online with Givealittle

Qualtrics - Sophisticated research made simple


Kaiapoi Residents

Avonside Blogspot

Get Ready Get Thru

Stoleme - aims to reunite people with their lost or stolen property or pets

Recover Canterbury

Earthquake Commission (EQC) - Earthquake Commission.  To provide earthquake and war damage cover for purchasers of fire insurance.

Canterbury Earthquake

Work and Income

Environment Canterbury (ECan)

Christchurch City Council (CCC)

Department of Labour (DoL)


Canterbury Quake Live (Quakecrow)

NZ Transport Agency

Christchurch International Airport



Christchurch Libraries

TEDx - Theme: The Reimagination of Christchurch

TEDxEQChCh - Christchurch

TEDx - Facebook

NZ City Codes - Telephone area codes

Transport for Christchurch - help to find quickest and safest route around ChCh

Time and date -

Tech Soup - provides donated and discounted  technology products and services

Social Media Toolkit - best practice

NZ Council of Social Services - collective voice to lead to policy action, social change and community empowerment

Community Resource Kit - practical, hands-on resource to help organisations to get started and to develop good practice

Christchurch Community Accounting - CCA offers accounting services to non-profits, particularly small non-profits who cannot afford market rates for accountants.

Trust power community awards - recognise and reward the outstanding contribution voluntary groups and organisations make in our communities.

Police - Report a bad driver

Cyber safety - protect yourself online

University of Canterbury - research papers