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Traveler Rank: # 1 of 227 Christchurch Things To Do | User Votes (1)
Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: Banks Peninsula
1 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
By Ian | Posted 10/01/2010
Fantastic art gallery!!
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Beaches/Bodies of Water, Sports and the Outdoors
Neighborhood: Central City
2 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
Overview:
The quaint, English-style, wooden boat sheds on the banks of the Avon River (Otakaro) are a reminder of yesteryear....
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: Sumner District
3 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
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The Avon and Heathcote rivers converge on this 800-hectare estuary, dominated by the Te Huingi Manu Wildlife Refuge....
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Beaches/Bodies of Water, Sports and the Outdoors
Neighborhood: Banks Peninsula
4 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
Overview:
Explore the varied beauty of Banks Peninsula on this award-winning walk. Your journey will take you along spectacular...
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: East of Cathedral Square
5 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
Overview:
This small, tributary stream of the Heathcote River rises in the Westmoreland Valley, a pretty semi-rural valley where...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: Sumner District
6 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
Overview:
This hollow, 11 metre high mass of volcanic stone is a familiar landmark and playground in the seaside suburb of Sumner...
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
7 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
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This tiny, secluded bay lies just around the point from Lyttelton Harbour. Hemmed on both sides by wooded headlands,...
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Type: Animal Life, Beaches/Bodies of Water
8 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
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This tiny bay, with its charming village rambling over a small headland, is situated on the southern shore of Lyttelton...
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
9 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
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One of the larger bays in Lyttelton Harbour, this is a popular choice for those escaping the hubbub of Christchurch....
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: Banks Peninsula
10 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
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This is a world-recognized wildlife reserve, attracting a total of 157 bird species (133 native species recorded). With...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries, Beaches/Bodies of Water, Tours
Neighborhood: Linwood
11 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
Overview:
The old homestead and beautiful English-style gardens of Mona Vale, not far from the city center, are a special part of...
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: Sumner District
12 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
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Bounded by the sentinel outcropping of Shag Rock and overlooked by Clifton Hill, this small bay, situated at the outlet...
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water, Sports and the Outdoors, Tours
Neighborhood: Central City
13 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
Overview:
What a spiffing way to explore the Avon River! While you relax in your authentic Cambridge punt, a boatman from Punting...
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: Banks Peninsula
14 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
Overview:
This quiet, picturesque bay has for centuries, been occupied by members of the Ngai Tahu Maori tribe. A tiny wooden...
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: Outside the City (West)
15 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
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This well-formed track (one-hour return) leads through shady beech forest to Bowyers Stream. There is a choice of two...
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Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: East of Cathedral Square
16 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
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This section of the Pegasus Bay coast is wild and exposed, with spectacular views across to Sumner Head and the...
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: East of Cathedral Square
17 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
Overview:
The southern limit of Brighton Beach, this wilderness of sedge grass, hummocky dunes and stunted shrubs is an important...
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Type: Animal Life, Beaches/Bodies of Water, Activities
Neighborhood: Outside the City (North)
18 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
Overview:
This 81-hectare coastal reserve adjacent to Brooklands Lagoon was once part of a sand hill sheep run. There is a nice...
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water
Neighborhood: North of Cathedral Square
19 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
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This is not the river of Greek mythology but a drowsy, spring-fed river meandering through rich dairy-farming and...
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Type: Beaches/Bodies of Water, Sports and the Outdoors
Neighborhood: Sumner District
20 of 24 Christchurch Beaches/Bodies of Water
Overview:
Generations of Cantabrians (locals) have promenaded down the Esplanade, which overlooks this idyllic stretch of ocean,...
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