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"Airport Penguins" Christchurch Local Custom Tip by ATXtraveler

Christchurch Local Customs: 42 reviews and 46 photos


Since Christchurch is the official launching point to Antarctica, it would only be normal for the local mascot of the ChCh airport to be the penguin! This fun animal is there to greet you once you make it past customs, so make sure you get your camera ready for this quick snapshot!

I think this penguin is actually a part of the International Antarctic Centre team, so he may not be here every time, but make sure to be on the look out for him anyway!


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  • Written Feb 29, 2008
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