Red Zone Design Jam

Ministry of Awesome presents DESIGN JAM powered by Regenerate Christchurch.

Design Jam is a 48-hour design challenge that brings architectural, design, community, entrepreneurial and sustainable minds together to come up with potential solutions for the Ōtākaro Avon River corridor former red zone.

As well as being well fed over the weekend you'll get mentorship from knowledgeable and skilled industry leaders including US designer Ryan Gravel who created the highly successful Atlanta Beltway regeneration project as a student.

Weekend schedule:

Friday 30th June

Information session and create teams

Saturday 1st July

Design Day

Sunday 2nd July

Final development and presentations


This immersive and fast-paced experience will give participants an opportunity to brainstorm, test, collaborate and communicate ideas and rapidly develop feasible and beautifulapproaches to the future of this huge area. Design Jam is a great opportunity for some incredible creativity if we can get everybody thinking. Take action, this is your chance to help shape the red zone's future.