Christchurch is an incredible city of contrasts. Explore the booming hospitality scene, amazing street art, and state-of-the-art architecture that has shaped this new city; or take in the historic sights and beautiful English gardens of a city surrounded by nature.
The Terraces, found in the central city of Christchurch, overlooking the Avon River, is a pumping entertainment hub. Add to your day at Black Clash by enjoying a drink and meal at one of the many bars and restaurants within the central city after the match.
Christchurch is well known for its southern hospitality, from spectacular alfresco riverfront locales to cosy restaurants and pubs, our food scene has the offering and sophistication of a global city, combined with Christchurch’s warm and welcoming atmosphere.
Try a local drop or two at the Terrace Tavern, set in the popular hospitality strip overlooking the Avon River. Hit the local favourite, Little High, a market place with shared seating, or enjoy some of the best burgers in town at O.G.B.
Keen for some post-match revelry? The central city is home to an exciting mix of brand new bars and good ol’ favourites.
Head to The Terrace, Christchurch’s newest hospitality strip, a great mix of chilled craft beer bars, intimate cocktail lounges, and nightclubs. Enjoy craft beers at Craft Embassy, cocktails at Kong or local wine at Botanic.
Once you’ve eaten and drank your fill, make the most of the huge range of activities Christchurch has on offer while you’re in town.
Head to the famous Christchurch Adventure Park and hit one of the many mountain biking tracks, or take in the epic city views from the longest zipline in New Zealand.
Satisfy your need for speed with Alpine Jet Thrills jet boat. Pay homage to the kings of speed in the birthplace of the jetboat!
The Canterbury region has the most diverse range of experiences in New Zealand. All only a short distance from Christchurch – these are the perfect ways to spend that extra day:
Kaikoura is a nature-lovers’ paradise. Encounter whales, dolphins, fur seals and giant albatross by boat, helicopter or plane. This is also the best place to enjoy seafood in New Zealand!
Wine tasting and thermal pools sound like a bit of you? Hanmer Springs and the Waipara Valley are a great place to relax. Need more adrenalin? You can also bungy jump or hop in a jetboat.