Revive on oakview

Experience Tranquility

Revive on Oakview
Mt Sunday Foot Bridge

Experience Outdoors

Mt Sunday
splashing about Lake Clearwater

Experience Fun

Lake Clearwater
Mt Hutt Ski Area

Experience Ski

Mt Hutt
Archery with NewzEngland - Terrace Downs

Experience Challenge

Newzengland - Terrace Downs Resort
Lord of the Rings

Experience Real NZ

Mt Sunday
Mt.Hutt Bike Track

Experience Trails

Credit: Ashburton Guardian
Galaxy over the Maori Lakes

Experience Beyond

Stars over the Maori lakes

Kia Ora, Welcome
Mid-Canterbury is full of
great New Zealand experiences.
From the Southern Alps to the South Pacific,

Located in the South Island of New Zealand Mid Canterbury is home to a huge number of activities and attractions in Ashburton (Hakatere), Methven (Piwakawaka), Rakaia, Mt Somers (Te Kiekie), Staveley, Hinds and Mt Hutt.
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Mid-Canterbury a must, for any South Island trip.

Your South Island experience begins within just an hours drive from Christchurch International Airport, whether you’re driving north, south, east, or west, Mid Canterbury is the perfect stop. Getting here couldn’t be easier.
Stay as long as you can to explore Mid Canterbury to the fullest. With stunning snow capped mountains as its backdrop and boarded by impressive braided rivers and crystal clear lakes the scenery is so magnificent it will take your breath away.

Mid Canterbury is one of the great secrets of New Zealand, with an inspiring range of both energetic and relaxing activities. Join us for a journey of exploration and exhilaration.
getting to mid-canterbury

Experience Mid Canterbury's Events

Whether it’s winter or summer, there is always loads going on around the region. From adventure races and snow events to music and food festivals, it’s worth taking a look at what’s on when you’re travelling through.
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