Monday, June 18, 2012

Christchurch gets Ministry of Awesome

Ministries normally have grand and serious sounding titles such as Ministry of Defence or Ministry of Justice, but Christchurch in New Zealand now has a rather more interesting sounding department: The Ministry of Awesome.

The non-governmental organisation has been established by "a group of rabble-rousers" who are aiming to bring new life to the south island city.

Through its website the organisation gives people a chance to log on and share their awesome ideas for Christchurch.

Suggestions so far include turning every bike rack in the city into a sculpture and a drive in cinema.

"We've got to have these crazy elements in Christchurch, these really interesting things that are going to attract people here," said Awesome member Sam Johnson.


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