Media Releases

​​​Read the latest media releases from Canterbury District Health Board.

Please contact the media team if you would like to know more about any of these news items or have a media enquiry.


Reports on Darfield and Kirwee wastewater released

A report on wastewater treatment systems in Darfield and Kirwee has found that many septic tanks are poorly operated and...


Burwood Hospital's new ward blocks take shape

Burwood Hospital's massive redevelopment is nearing the halfway mark. Murray Cleverley, says work is on track for this major...


SI Video Showcases Canterbury DHBs Patient Safety Success

A new video has been released showcasing some of the different ways in which Canterbury DHB and other South Island DHBs are...


Health Warning - Algal Bloom in Kahutara River near SH1

Dr Alistair Humphrey, Canterbury Medical Officer of Health, says people and animals should avoid the river near State Highway 1...

Page last reviewed: 11 July 2018
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