Econolodge Canterbury Court Motel
140 Lincoln Road, Addington, Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.canterburycourtmotel.co.nz+64 3 338 8351Econolodge Canterbury Court is conveniently located in Addington… the events district of Christchurch. Walking distance to Horncastle Arena, AMI Stadium and Addington Raceway, only 10 Minutes drive from the Central City and Train Station and 20 minutes from Christchurch International Airport.
Christchurch International Airport
30 Durey Rd, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.christchurchairport.co.nz03-358 5029
55 Jack Hinton Dr, Addington, Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.vbase.co.nz/venues/cbs-canterbury-arena03-339 3599Horncastle Arena is one of New Zealand’s largest purpose built indoor entertainment venues and is host to Christchurch’s major events. Many of the world’s leading artists, performers and sports teams play here, attracting fans from throughout the country. Easily located in Addington, it has over 4,000m2 of space ideal for exhibitions, tradeshows and large scale special events however can adapt easily to host many mid-sized events. Also on offer are 18 corporate suites perfectly positioned to watch the toes of 9,000 concert-goers tap the night away in this impressive venue.
95 Jack Hinton Drive, Addington 8024 Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.vbase.co.nz/venues/ami-stadium+64 3 339 3599Best known as the home for Canterbury sports the Stadium has a seating capacity of over 18,000 for sporting events extending to 35,000 for concerts. It is also home to 13 corporate suites capable of hosting from 20 to 60 people.
Addington, Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.addington.co.nz+64 3-338 9094Addington Raceway is the home of the New Zealand Metropolitan Trotting Club, Spectators Bar and Bistro and one of Christchurch's leading event & conference centres.
Tranz Alpine/Coastal Train
Troup Dr, Addington, Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.kiwirailscenic.co.nz/tranzalpine04-495 0775The trip of a lifetime Climb aboard one of the world’s most famous train journeys, between Christchurch and Greymouth. Cross the fertile farmlands of the Canterbury Plains, and enjoy thrilling vistas over deep gorges as you travel alongside the ice-fed Waimakariri River. Traverse the mighty Southern Alps, where spectacular views of the chiselled alpine landscape will take your breath away at every turn. Descend through thick stands of native beech forest to your destination, Greymouth – a great base for exploring this unspoiled region with its mighty glaciers, wild rivers and famous Punakaiki pancake rocks. Make it a day trip, or choose a Scenic Escape for overnight packages with accommodation and activities.
The Court Theatre
Bernard Street, Addington, Christchurch 8024, New Zealandhttp://www.courttheatre.org.nz03-963 0870The Forge at The Court aims to be an essential artistic voice in the new Christchurch that will challenge the audience’s perception of theatre. Come along to a show or event this year at The Forge at The Court Theatre and see what all the fuss is about!
Isaac Theatre Royal
145 Gloucester Street, Christchurch 8011, New Zealandhttp://www.isaactheatreroyal.co.nz03-366 6326The Theatre is the Christchurch home to many of the national performing arts companies of New Zealand and is the preferred venue for many International touring shows, musicals, concerts, recitals, community and school events and children’s theatre.
ReStart Mall, 99 Cashel Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8011, New Zealandhttp://www.quakecity.co.nz03-365 8375Coordinated by Canterbury Museum, Quake City is a unique multi-sensory attraction aimed at informing, engaging and educating New Zealanders and international tourists about the Canterbury earthquakes.
Rolleston Ave, Christchurch 8013, New Zealandhttp://www.canterburymuseum.com03-366 5000Welcome to Canterbury Museum Explore our natural and human history collections, have fun in Discovery, relax in the cafe or browse the store - there's something for the whole family to enjoy!
Restaurants & Bars
Speights Ale House Tower Junction
Tower Junction Mega Centre 55 Clarence Street,Riccarton, Canterbury 8011, New Zealandhttp://www.speightstowerjunction.co.nz03-348 6020The Speight’s Ale House Tower Junction opened for business in December 2005. Owners Bill and Cath Haig hail originally from Dunedin and have been in the hospitality business for over 30 years. The indoor/outdoor fit out provides Tower Junction patrons with plenty of options , especially during summer.
McDonald's - Lincoln Road
Morrell & Co
280 Lincoln Rd, Addington,Chrustchurchhttp://morrellandco.co.nz(03) 423 1440It all started with a childhood love of home made meatballs – a Friday night favorite on the farm. Fast forward a few years and the passion for meatballs teamed up with a fairly healthy obsession with cold beer, and a good yarn with mates. This simple trifecta became the essence of Morrell & Co “Cold beer, hot food, good times”. Morrell & Co is a warm comfortable place for everyone to enjoy; friends sharing a glass of wine or pint of beer, families having a tasty, hearty and affordable lunch or dinner, workmates relaxing after a hard days grind or groups of any size going hard out on the bosses credit card.
Canterbury Agricultural Park
Wigram, Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.ccc.govt.nz/cityleisure/parkswalkways/ngapunawaiandcanterburyagriculturalpark/Index.aspx03 941 8999Canterbury Agricultural Park is the facility-rich part of the combined park area that is zoned in the Christchurch City Plan as open space to be used to promote the primary industries of Canterbury.
North Hagley Park
14 Riccarton Ave, Christchurch Central, Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.ccc.govt.nz/cityleisure/parkswalkways/popularparks/hagley/index.aspx03 941 8999Located in the central city, Hagley Park is formed of North and South Hagley Park, separated by Riccarton Avenue. Visitors can enter anywhere around the perimeter of the park.
Westfield Shopping Centre
New Zealandhttp://www.westfield.co.nz/riccarton(03) 983 4500.Westfield NZ is the centre of all things fashion.
Westfield Riccarton Rotherham St, Riccarton, Christchurch 8041, New Zealandhttp://www.hoyts.co.nz/cinemas/locations/hoyts_riccarton.aspx0508 446 987HOYTS Riccarton is ideally located, in a central part of Christchurch and its star attraction is the recent addition of Xtremescreen. It features state of the art '10,000 watts' of sound, giving a truly impressive auditory experience. It also has stadium seating – ensuring a great view of the large screen from all seats.
2 Riccarton Avenue, Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.cdhb.health.nz/Hospitals-Services/hospitals/Christchurch-Hospital/Pages/default.aspx03-364 0640Visiting Hours Christchurch Hospital 11am - 1pm daily 3pm - 8pm daily Parents can visit children's wards at any time
The Princess Margaret Hospital
Cashmere, Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.cdhb.govt.nz/olderpersons/#mental03-337 7899Princess Margaret Hospital is a public hospital which is run by the Canterbury District Health Board. Opened on 31 August 1959 as a general hospital, it is now primarily used for older persons health care and mental health services
Middleton, Christchurch, New Zealandhttp://www.cdhb.govt.nz/mentalhealth03-337 7969
Akaroa, New Zealandhttp://www.akaroa.comJust 75 kilometres from the city of Christchurch, New Zealand, Akaroa is a historic French and British settlement nestled in the heart of an ancient volcano. Explore the village with its colonial architecture, galleries, craft stores, and cafés. Relax or take part in the many activities that are on offer. Explore the dramatic outer bays and take your time to soak in the magic of this area. A wide range of accommodation is available and you will need more than a day to explore this little piece of paradise.
Hanmer Springs, New Zealandhttp://www.hanmersprings.co.nzHanmer Springs is New Zealand’s premier alpine spa destination. Its is the place to be this summer with the Thermal Pools Complex better than ever with its new pools and awesome rides. Have fun, relax or indulge.
Kaikoura, New Zealandhttp://www.kaikoura.co.nzWelcome to Kaikoura...Few places in the world can boast of such natural wonders as those offered by land and sea in Kaikoura. The seaside settlement is the most northern district in the Canterbury region located on the east coast of the South Island (an ideal location for both north and south bound travelers). 2.5 hours drive from Christchurch, 1.5 hours from Blenheim and only 2 hours from Picton - the gateway to the North Island.
Mt Hutt, New Zealand
Langdale Vineyard Restaurant
161 Langdales Rd, West Melton, New Zealandhttp://www.langdalerestaurant.com03-342 6266Langdale Vineyard Restaurant is an attractive country restaurant with rose and lavender gardens nestled among vineyards on Langdales Road about 20 minutes from Christchurch. The restaurant’s three walls of French doors open onto the gardens with the Winery Hall adjacent to the Restaurant.
307 Larcombs Rd, Rolleston, New Zealandhttp://www.larcomb.co.nz03-347 8909Larcomb is a beautiful rural function centre just south of Christchurch, set amongst an old vineyard with historic and contemporary buildings. Formerly a vineyard and restaurant, the site has been updated and made exclusive to events only. The manicured grounds and rustic charm lend the site to both private and corporate events with options from two to 400 guests.
The Vineyard @ Rossendale
100 Old Tai Tapu Rd, Lansdowne, New Zealandhttp://www.rossendale.co.nz03-322 7780
Waipara Springs Wines
409 Omihi Rd, Waipara, New Zealandhttp://www.waiparasprings.co.nz03-314 6777
Pegasus Bay Winery & Restaurant
263 Stockgrove Rd, Waipara, New Zealandhttp://www.pegasusbay.com/restaurant-and-winery03-314 6869
780 State Highway 1, Glasnevin, New Zealandhttp://waiparahillswines.co.nz03-314 6900