Christchurch City is alive with colour, atmosphere and world-class attractions, including the International Antarctic Centre, Orana Park and Willowbank Wildlife Park. Christchurch is known internationally as the "Garden City" because of its spectacular gardens. Christchurch is by far the largest city in the South Island and is home to the most busy airport in the South Island. Christchurch is also home to a number of excellent cafes, bars and restaurants. Many popular destinations such as Kaikoura, Lyttelton, Sumner, Akaroa and the Banks Peninsula, Mt Hutt and South Canterbury are less than two hours drive from Christchurch. more
Christchurch was significantly damaged by a series of earthquakes between 2010 and 2012 and has since been extensively rebuilt. Christchurch is a both a great destination for those looking for city attractions and comfort as well as being the South Island's most important hub.
Christchurch attractions offer a full range of activities both in and around the city for all ages and preferences such as horse riding, jetboating, guided hiking tours, fine restaurants, wineries, scenic flights and much more. Christchurch accommodation offers a comprehensive range of options and caters for all needs with a selection of 5 Star accommodation, backpackers accommodation, motels, lodges, bed and breakfasts and much more.
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Mobile-friendly - Prince of Bealey Motel offers modern design, 5-star luxurious, affordable, boutique-style accommodation at the perfect Christchurch central city location. If you are looking for spacious rooms and modern facilities with a calming atmosphere for a great night stay, then choose 103 Prince of Bealey Motel. Our brand new motel has spacious rooms and offers contemporary-style accommodation.
Mobile-friendly - With facilities at Auckland Airport, Auckland City, Palmerston North, Christchurch and Dunedin we've got both islands covered. Hotel pick-ups, maps, touring guides and nationwide roadside assistance are all free. Take your pick of transport options from economical hatchbacks through to large station wagons, 4WDs and people movers..
Newly-built motel opposite Westfield Shopping Mall - Now Open. Free WiFi, free continental breakfasts, & free railway transfers. 123 Motel offers self-contained accommodation with free WiFi, free continental breakfast and also free shuttles to the Railway-Station and Bus Stops. This newly built and furnished accommodation features modern rooms with en-suite bathrooms, kitchen facilities, flat screen LED satellite televisions and heat-pumps.
Mobile-friendly - Centrally located, six minutes from Christchurch International Airport, eight minutes to city centre. Extremely quiet and luxurious. Pristine, modern two-storey house with underfloor heating, set in serene, attractive garden and relaxing courtyard. Two comfortably appointed bedrooms with own private bathrooms. Many extra touches. Gourmet breakfast, private reading/sitting room. Free wireless internet. Off-street parking.
Exclusive chauffeured / guided off-road Lord of the Rings and Custom Made tours from Christchurch. One day to six weeks throughout the Southern Alps and South Island. Friendly experienced hosts, small groups (Min 2, max 8). Magnificent views guaranteed, no crowds or coaches, unlimited photo stops, homemade refreshments and meals, homely Kiwi accommodation. We offer exclusive quality, not quantity.
Mobile-friendly - Largest selection of rental vehicles in New Zealand. Airport and city branches in Christchurch and Auckland. 22 years in business, we love giving the best rates and service. One-way hires. Budget cars, new cars, large family cars, station wagons, luxury cars, sleeper vans, seven to twelve-seaters, coaches, four-wheel-drives, trailer, courier vans, removal trucks, even motor bikes.
Mobile-friendly - About New Zealand Rental Cars is one of New Zealand's favourite car hire companies that specialise in providing a large fleet of modern rental cars for self-drive holidays, sports teams and business travel. We offer rental cars in two Christchurch locations (airport and city) and from our other depots in Auckland, Wellington, Nelson, Queenstown, Picton, Blenheim and Greymouth.
Mobile-friendly - Welcome to Absolutely Fabulous Southern Lakes Tours! Ideal for couples or family groups of all ages. Very family friendly with no age restrictions. Four-day Lord of the Rings tours. Christchurch to Queenstown, Milford Sound and beyond plus four-day Southern Lakes Sightseeing Tours. Option to fly out of Queenstown or return to Christchurch. Tour vehicle is exclusively reserved for you.
Mobile-friendly - An easy way to find the best price to rent a campervan or motorhome in New Zealand. We specialise in free and easy self-drive campervan holidays. Our objective is to assist our customers in achieving their ideal holiday through efficient methods of holiday planning. In all, we ensure that you will give no chance to holiday disappointments.
Mobile-friendly - We're Kiwis, and since 1996 we've looked after active people with legendary hospitality in the stunning New Zealand outdoors. If you’re into hiking, paddling and biking through parks, valleys, bays and backroads, then join us on one of our hand-crafted trips. Explore the local spots, enjoy the highest level of personal service and share plenty of laughs along the way.
Mobile-friendly - Addington City Motel is opposite the Horncastle Arena, the Addington Racecourse, and of course the AMI Stadium. Our spacious family units & studio units are the closest ground floor units to the Railway Station and Addington Shops/Restaurants/Bars. Free Unlimited WiFi and Local Phone Calls, and Free Shuttle to/from Railway Station and Casino in City Centre. (Conditions Apply.) CBD 2.5km away.
Mobile-friendly - Warm, modern, accommodation centrally located. Easy access to rail, Horncastle Arena, Addington Raceway and many major attractions. Luxurious accommodation and spacious self-contained quality units at very competitive rates. Queen-size and single beds, spa baths and showers and Sky TV. Free Internet. Our Christchurch motel is close to civic amenities and transport. We have it all!
Mobile-friendly - An adventure and playing field in the heart of the forest. A test against gravity, balance and agility. A fun and exciting entertainment option for the whole family or as part of a group. Each park has several levels of difficulty allowing for a different experience of pleasures, emotions and challenges.
Mobile-friendly - Small group guide tours from cycling to hiking or an all New Zealand multi-activity adventure. From the best of the South Island road cycling or the Otago Rail Trail, to our favourite hiking trails. For an active challenging vacation, or an interactive interpretation of New Zealand's best. Small groups, great guides, superb holidays.
Mobile-friendly - Enjoy the thrills of offroad motorcycle and quadbike fun, riding the best high country trails in New Zealand. Trails suitable for novice to experienced riders. Coaching can be arranged for beginners. Includes transport from Christchurch, all riding gear, experienced guide, snacks, drink, latest model trail and quad bikes from 100cc to 450cc. Half-day/day tours departing daily all year.
Mobile-friendly - Adventure Trailrides New Zealand offer corporate tours allowing us to put your team through their paces on an enduro motorcycle or atv quad bike in Christchurch. Our tours are suitable for beginners with coaching available and we can cater for up to 16 people. Single or multi-day options are available as well as lunch or corporate meals.
Discover New Zealand at your own pace. We offer our valued customers a range of motorhomes and campervans, which are fully equipped with independent heating, pressurised hot and cold water, bed linen, towels, cutlery, crockery, and other kitchen utensils. To accommodate different party sizes, our motorhomes and campervans are available in models that range from 2 to 6 berths.
Mobile-friendly - AgriTravel creates customised agricultural and special interest tours for discerning rural and business travellers. From small private groups through to agribusiness study and technical tours of all sizes. Our team designs creative and insightful tour programmes, connecting you with the people of New Zealand, hear their stories and share their passion. Contact us to start your journey now.
Beautiful, rugged and 800kms east of New Zealand lie the Chatham Islands. An outstanding location that few have visited. Unique and amazing landscapes and geology to explore. Join us on an adventure that will leave a lifetime impression. We have much to offer the intrepid explorer and would love to show you our home, our wildlife and rich heritage.
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New Music Central at the UC Recital Room
This not-to-be-missed concert programme features international, national and local musicians who focus on innovative and modern music across all genres. UC Recital Room (off the South Quad).
Where: The Arts Centre of Christchurch, Christchurch
Address: 2 Worcester Boulevard, Christchurch
From: 7:00pm on Monday 16th July 2018
To: 11:59pm on Monday 16th July 2018
Alphaville – Canterbury Film Society
Alphaville (Alphaville, une étrange aventure de Lemmy Caution) was directed by Jean-Luc Godard in France/Italy in 1965, has a running time of 99 minutes and screens in HD black & white. The censorship rating is PG ...
Where: Christchurch Art Gallery - Te Puna o Waiwhetu, Christchurch
Address: Cnr Worcester Boulevard and Montreal St, Christchurch
From: 7:30pm on Monday 16th July 2018
To: 9:10pm on Monday 16th July 2018
The Early Early Late Show
The family-friendly favourite which delivers the fun of Scared Scriptless to an audience of all ages is back. Christchurch’s Court Jesters are the masters of fast, funny, improvised comedy. They’ll create scenes, ...
Where: Science Alive, Christchurch
Address: 290 Durham St. North
From: 6:30pm on Saturday 7th July 2018
To: 11:59pm on Saturday 21st July 2018
School Holidays Fun
People have been asking us whether Arcadia is child friendly, and the answer is yes! Come down and see for yourself this school holidays, and you can even indulge your own inner child while you’re at it! We will be ...
Where: Arcadia Retro Arcade and Pinball Emporia, Christchurch
Address: 206 Barbadoes St, Christchurch
From: 1:00pm on Saturday 7th July 2018
To: 5:00pm on Sunday 22nd July 2018
From "Arabian Nights to "A Whole New World", "Aladdin" takes you on a journey that will makes your wishes come true. Follow Aladdin, a Street Rat who lives in Agrabah, with his faithful monkey friend Abu! While in ...
Where: Merivale Lane Theatre, Christchurch
Address: 10 Merivale Lane, Christchurch
From: 11:00am on Sunday 15th July 2018
To: 3:30pm on Saturday 21st July 2018
Alice Through The Looking Glass
Building on the success of last year's Alice In Wonderland, Imagine Youth Theatre returns with song, dance, comedy and colour to bring you Alice's wild adventures in the fantastical world of Alice Through the Looking ...
Where: Elmwood Auditorium, Christchurch
Address: Elmwood Normal School, Aikmans Road, Merivale, Christchurch, Christchurch
From: 11:00am on Tuesday 10th July 2018
To: 2:00pm on Saturday 21st July 2018
The Littlest Ninja
Ninjas are cunning! Ninjas are clever! Ninjas know cool moves! Miki is little and everyone always seems to forget she’s there. But when the villainous Hanzo comes to steal the Temple’s ancient scroll, Miki ...
Where: Court Theatre, Christchurch
Address: Bernard St, Addington, Christchurch
From: 11:00am on Saturday 7th July 2018
To: 11:59pm on Saturday 21st July 2018
Belly Dance Fundamentals
Belly dance fundamentals class with Tracey of TribalDiva Belly Dance Company. Learn core belly dance moves and technique - classes will include an introduction to relevant music and culture. Joining a belly dance ...
Where: TribalDiva Studios, Christchurch
Address: 40A Taupata St, Redcliffs, Christchurch
From: 7:30pm on Monday 12th February 2018
To: 8:30pm on Monday 3rd December 2018
Believe It Or Not quiz every week kicking off at 7pm. Great prizes including weekly jackpot cash prize. Book your table on 377 4787 or just come on down.
Where: A Rolling Stone, Christchurch
Address: 579 Colombo St, Christchurch
From: 7:00pm on Monday 9th July 2018
To: 9:30pm on Monday 17th December 2018