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How this NZ tourist town bounced back from a traumatic earthquake

Kaikoura, New Zealand, has rebuilt after the devastating 2016 earthquake

Kate Cox
Updated August 13 2023 - 9:55am, first published August 12 2023 - 7:00am

Six and a half years after a devastating earthquake, Kaikoura is back and better than ever, with memorable adventures, a bustling main street and unbeatable new clifftop cabins on top of the town.

Kate Cox

Kate Cox

Head of Content

Kate Cox is Head of Content and Head of Travel for ACM. She loves asking questions and telling stories and has been a journalist and editor for more than two decades.

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