What's on in Canterbury

Canterbury is New Zealand's largest region by area located on the eastern coast of the South Island. Away from the coast, the region is surrounded by the Canterbury Plains which in turn are predominantly bordered by the Southern Alps. 

Canterbury is the prime producer in New Zealand of cereal crops such as wheat, barley and oats - all grown in the fertile soils of the Canterbury Plains. The main city of the region - Chritstchurch, New Zealand's second largest city - is known as the Garden City. Christchurch suffered two devastating earthquakes in 2011 and 2012 but is today emerging as a vibrant city - focussing on rebuilding a better, more sustainable, city.

All year round there are a variety of activities for you to do in Canterbury. There are a number of ski fields within the region for winter recreation, and Kaikoura (the whale watch capital of the south) and Akaroa (the historic French settlement) are also great day trips. The local naturist club is the perfect place to base yourself while you explore the region.

 

Current Events

Physio pool swim

Region: Canterbury
Type: Social Event
Date: Every 1st & 3rd Saturday

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Fish & Chip Nights

Region: Canterbury
Type: Social Event
Date: First Saturday of each month

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Events coming up

Party

Region: Canterbury
Type: Social Event
Date: 29 September 2018 8:00pm to 29 September 2018 11:00pm

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Dress to Impress

Region: Canterbury
Type: Social Event
Date: 21 October 2018 to 21 October 2018

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A & P Comes to Pineglades

Region: Canterbury
Type: Social Event
Date: 17 November 2018 to 17 November 2018

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Christmas Dinner

Region: Canterbury
Type: Social Event
Date: 25 December 2018 to 25 December 2018

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New Year's Eve Party

Region: Canterbury
Type: Social Event
Date: 31 December 2018 to 31 December 2018

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