F is for Flower

F is for Flour Power – Regan Gentry’s Flour Power, is a massive wheat sheaf made of 13 metre tall galvanised steel lampposts. This striking work paying homage to our rich agricultural heritage. Wheat once grew in abundance from our city centre and was significant to our early economic development.   It was errected in 2009.   Artist Gentry says “Flour Power has a point to make. In Canterbury, fields of crops have given way to fields of houses. Rows of wheat have been replaced by rows of streetlights. Farm tractors have grown smaller and multiplied exponentially, growing sleeker and faster, modified to `pull chicks’ instead of ploughs

#chchZtoAProving there is loads of cool stuff to do if you know where to look

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Written by Cate Grace

Cate has travelled a challenging road to become one of today’s elite personal trainers in New Zealand. After battling chronic health conditions, Cate decided to change her course in life and look to the fitness world for help, and hasn’t looked back. Cate is the founder of Leap Fitness and Motivation located in Christchurch, New Zealand. She believes everybody has good news to share and is dedicated to inspire and empower people who have faced adversity to leap2it! to a healthier, fitter, stronger and happy life.

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