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Lyttelton, portal to Canterbury’s historic past, a vibrant sustainable community creating a living future

  • Spring is a time where we see and feel a lot of changes happening around (and often within) us. Our Spring Festival of Change has just finished and we have had some wonderful experiences and learnings.

    Lucette (Lyttelton Farmers Market)

  • Emmaus In garden standing up DSC 6229 1 2Our Lyttelton Harbour Timebank turns 10 this

  • Emmaus In garden standing up DSC 6229 1 2Our Lyttelton Harbour Timebank

  • LIFT Library Film Evening

    Last week the LIFT Library hosted the first of the August film evenings at the Portal. The focus was on matters of economics, especially the use of alternative currencies, a hot topic in Lyttelton just now.

  • Project Lyttelton is establishing a new project

    "Food Security in the Harbour Basin "

    This is a three year crown funded project.

    Applications are invited for Community Development Worker(s). Either one full time position or

  • Monday evenings 22 August - 19 September

    The Lyttelton community garden are running a series of film nights - come along and be inspired by a range of interesting films on topics from dirt to bees! Entry is for gold coin

  • Lyttelton Time Bank


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Our Story explores the history and vision of Project Lyttelton (PL).Download Our Story PDF (1.5MB)

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