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Address: Victoria Square | Central City, Christchurch 2004, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 3-379 9629

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An icon of Christchurch

The Floral Clock is an icon of Christchurch that was not destroyed by the quake. It changes during the year and it is worth seeking out.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Tony W
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Sydney
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Floral Clock is an icon of Christchurch that was not destroyed by the quake. It changes during the year and it is worth seeking out.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After losing so many historic building and sites, it is nice to have such an iconic piece of Christchurch's history still flourishing. The flora clock changes regularly so its worth checking it out once in a while. Great for photos if your visiting the city.

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Amberley, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

I think I was expecting a little more. It was nice enough but not spectacular with flowers and colours. till if you are in the park it is worth a visit

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Its still there - I saw it first in the 1950's. It was beautiful thgen and is the same today. Unless there was a sentimental attraction, one wouldn't make a special trip to see it - but if walking around the Noth side of the square envitons, it is worth a look.

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Thank Bevan H
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2015

The clock is still near there but is now across the river. It wasn't destroyed but as of 2012 it wasn't planted out and wasn't working.

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Braughing, Ware United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015 via mobile

Although the statue has gone, like many in Christchurch due to the devastating earthquake three years ago, the clock is still 'ticking' and looks lovely.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2014

We drove around Victoria Square and could not find this clock. Suspect it was destroyed by the Quake. The surrounding areas were quite depressing really, as buildings remained half destroyed, shops were empty, streets were closed etc.

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Thank Jimmy L

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