Date: 8 April 2008.

A large billboard has been placed in Ferry Road, Christchurch in the last fortnight or so, promoting the use of wood.

Go to Trees eat Carbon

On Anzac day, 25 April 2008, a ceremony was held in the Pinetum in Hagley Park, near the Botanic Gardens in Christchurch, to unveil a plaque commemorating sacrifices of the Anzac troops and to mark this by identifying a pine tree related to the famous Lone Pine of Galipoli.

To see images of the ceremony,

go to this page: Lone pine ceremony