Located on the east coast of New Zealand’s South Island, Christchurch has a world-renowned adventure playground on its doorstep
Christchurch is bordered by the Pacific Ocean, beautiful Banks Peninsula and the rich farmlands of the Canterbury Plains. The towering Southern Alps are less than 100 kilometres away and the resort towns of Queenstown, Wanaka and Milford Sound are all within easy reach.
Canterbury was hit by devastating earthquakes in 2010 and 2011 however, the city is on an exciting journey to build the world’s newest city for the 21st century and beyond.
Known as the `Garden City’, Christchurch is home to 370,000+ residents who are spoilt when it comes to outdoor activities. The city boasts more than 700 city parks, 15 golf courses and the nearby Port Hills which are ideal for walking, running and biking. With great annual sunshine hours there is plenty of time to enjoy it all!