Past Gap Filler Events and Projects

Gap Cache

Gap Cache was around from Winter 2015 until Autumn 2017. A cross between the outdoor hobby of Geocaching and its retro-equivalent Letter Boxing, Gap Cache was a treasure hunt that involved visiting eight inspiring gaps in the inner-city where you could enjoy gardens,...

Our North Island road trip

Across February and March, Gap Filler hit the road in the North Island. Co-founder Ryan Reynolds gave talks, met with local community groups and Councils, and ran workshops in Wellington, Lower Hutt, Patea, Opunake, Auckland, Gisborne and Napier. Many towns around NZ...

The Dock: Not quite a fairy tale… but a fairly good tale!

The Commons Shelter Challenge You might remember one of our projects from last year, The Commons Shelter Challenge. About six months ago we made the tough decision to discontinue this project and not build the winning entry, The Dock. The Commons Challenge After...

King of the Square

King of the Square Invitational street skateboarding competition in Cathedral Square.  @elementnewzealand is coming down heavy with the team they are bringing! Chucking the King of the Trend @jackfagan in the van with them! See you at the square! A video posted...

K-Pop this Saturday (Nov 5)!

K-POP at the Dance-O-Mat The Christchurch Korean Society and their annual K-POP event are coming to the Dance-O-Mat! The finals are always a public event. But this year the heats will be public too! Come on down and sing your heart out. You can sing in English, not...

Kids Can Up-Cycle

Kids Can Up-Cycle Help us create a colourful, kinetic installation for our city out of upcycled paint cans. Event Description Help us create a colourful, kinetic installation for our city out of upcycled paint cans. This workshop aims to highlight paint wastage and...

Reduce, Reuse & Rhythm

Reduce, Reuse & Rhythm (kids workshop, featuring pirates!) Reduce, Reuse and Rhythm is a kids recycling workshop that is focused on encouraging the younger generation to find creative ways to use recycled goods. Event Description At this workshop, preschool and...

Soup: Spring

Soup is coming.. Project Description Once more we quitted him; but once more he came softly after us; and touching my shoulder again, said, "See if you can find 'em now, will ye? Time Frame or other info Once more we quitted him; but once more he came softly after us;...

Open City!!

We're working on a project, which is all about sharing sweet free things to do in our city and we need your help! Let us know what your sweet free thing to do is within the 4 Aves Outatahi Christchurch, where it is and when it's available. Thank you!!!   Please email...

Gap Filler Guided walks 

Explore our Ever Evolving City Dates: 4 & 5 October 12-1pm Meet at The Commons (corner of Kilmore and Durham Streets) Bookings essential- walk limited to 25. Email fillthegap@gapfiller.org.nz or phone 020 400 35811 Explore our Ever Evolving City by Buggy 7 October...