Methven i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

We provide a comprehensive, impartial information and booking service for the Mid Canterbury region and New Zealand for accommodation, activities, attractions and travel bookings.

Methven i-Site

About Methven i-SITE Visitor Information Centre

The Methven i-SITE Visitor Centre is part of New Zealand's official nationwide Visitor Information Network.

Situated in the Mt Hutt Memorial Hall, the i-SITE is a focal point for visitors to the Mid Canterbury District. The Centre includes the NZ Alpine & Agriculture Encounter, experience being in a combine harvester, explore an ice cave or check out a heritage ski film.

Services include:

- information on hiking/bike trails, sightseeing, restaurants, and retailers.

- Retailers for Department of Conversion Hut Passes.

- a complete reservation system.

- Souvenirs including NZ made gifts, jewellery, a range of scarves and hats and more.




Business hours:
Monday to Friday 9.00 am-5.00 pm
Saturday and Sunday 10.00 am-2.30 pm

Weekends and public holidays: 10.00 am to 2.30 pm
Closed: Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day.

Winter Hours:
Monday to Sunday 9.00am 5.45 pm




In the centre of Methven - Look out for the i-Site information sign