Oxford is a small peaceful town located northwest of Christchurch City in Canterbury. Oxford is on the Canterbury Plains and on the foothills of the mountains and is mostly a farming town servicing the rich farmland around it. Stay in Oxford's accommodation and explore the quaint town or admire the beautiful mountain scenery or enjoy horse trekking. more
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Mobile-friendly - Just 45 minutes form Christchurch beside the fabulous Ashley Gorge river; great for swimming. Surrounded by bush with some great walks we offer campsites, cabins & group accommodation. Township of Oxford just 8kms away.
Mobile-friendly - Only 40 minutes from Christchurch, Kowhai Equestrian Farmstay is a great place to spend some time if you are interested in horse riding. Lessons for complete beginners to advanced level riders. Enjoy walking, trotting and cantering. Treks available for different levels—flat farm land, willow trees and river, hill country to 300 metres. Great views of Canterbury Plains back to Christchurch.
Mobile-friendly - Set in 27 secluded acres with breathtaking view of the Southern Alps, Waimakariri Lodge is your ideal B&B. Featuring four guest rooms, each opening out through French doors to the veranda, the Lodge has a room just right for everyone. Each room has all the amenities for a comfortable getaway. Comfortable, warm and cosy beds.
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Ashley Gorge Walk and Kiwi Guardian Explorer
Pack a picnic and your togs (weather permitting) and head on out to Ashley Gorge Recreation Reserve to see how the locals are helping nature. There will be guided walks on the new community constructed Ashley Gorge ...
Where: Ashley Gorge Recreation Reserve, Oxford, Waimakariri
Address: 709 Ashley Gorge Rd, Oxford, Waimakariri
From: 11:00am on Sunday 22nd September 2019
To: 3:00pm on Sunday 22nd September 2019
Waste Free Living Workshop - With Kate Meads
Prepare to be inspired, become motivated, and take control of your household’s impact on our future. Get lots of exciting and inspirational education around ways you can minimize waste at home. This workshop is ...
Where: Oxford Town Hall, Oxford, Waimakariri
Address: 30b Main Street, Oxford, Waimakariri
From: 7:00pm on Wednesday 25th September 2019
To: 9:30pm on Wednesday 25th September 2019
Afternoon Country Show with Joy Adams
Waikato-based country entertainer, Joy Adams will present an afternoon of great music. With 19 albums to her credit, Joy is a Multi-Award Winning Singer/Songwriter with a natural flair for comedy and caters her shows ...
Where: Oxford Workingmen's Club, Oxford, Waimakariri
Address: 160 High Street, Oxford, Waimakariri
From: 1:30pm on Wednesday 25th September 2019
To: 3:30pm on Wednesday 25th September 2019
The Christmas Country Fete
New Venue this year - Lyddington Farm, 891 Mount Thomas Road, Fernside. Gate entry prices are $25 cash or Eft-pos on the day - so save money and buy online... ...
Where: Lyddington Farm, Oxford, Canterbury
Address: 891 Mount Thomas Road, Fernside
From: 10:00am on Thursday 31st October 2019
To: 4:00pm on Thursday 31st October 2019