Category: Waimakariri District

Leaving Christchurch, head north across the pancake-flat, patchwork quilt of the Canterbury Plains, for a breath of fresh country air.

Rangiora, Woodend, Oxford, Ohoka & Swannanoa, Loburn & North Loburn, Cust & Fernside, Ashley & Sefton, Kaiapoi, Waimakariri District and Waimakariri Beaches

Rangiora

Rangiora, 27km north of Christchurch, in the heart of Waimakariri District, is a bustling town, well known for its country…

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Woodend

Woodend is a service town, surrounded by lush farmland and a great variety of lifestyle blocks. Named after an early…

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Oxford

Oxford, a rural town on the Inland Scenic Route 72, is the perfect place to appreciate the mountain scenery and…

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Ohoka & Swannanoa

Ohoka is only 15 minutes drive from Christchurch - one of the closest rural areas to the city. It sits…

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Loburn & North Loburn

Loburn is a peaceful rural area nestled under the foothills, on the Rangiora to Oxford road via Glentui. It lies…

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Cust & Fernside

Cust is an attractive township on the Inland Scenic Route 72, half-way between Oxford and Rangiora. Route 72 is a…

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Ashley & Sefton

Ashley is a quiet village on the banks of the Ashley River, just minutes away from its busy neighbour, Rangiora.…

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Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi, North Canterbury’s top river town, is located on S.H.1 just over the broad, shingle-strewn Waimakariri River from Christchurch. This…

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Waimakariri District

Leaving Christchurch, head north across the pancake-flat, patchwork quilt of the Canterbury Plains, for a breath of fresh country air.…

4 years ago

Waimakariri Beaches

The wide open Waimakariri beaches fronting Pegasus Bay, might just be North Canterbury’s best kept secret. Canterbury’s continental climate has…

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