Lyttelton Harbour is a great town with fun things to do with kids.

*As always, please check online or by phone to confirm details.


Lyttelton general info and events


Places to visit in Lyttleton:

Lyttelton Roasting Company

Address: 29 London St, Lyttelton

Phone: 03 328 8096

Contact Email:


Lyttelton Farmers Market

Location: in the lower grounds of Lyttelton Main School, Oxford Street

When: Every Saturday from 10am to 1pm

Contact: or call Sue-Ellen Sandilands on 03 328 9243


Info: “Producers of quality food and drink sell direct to the public. Stallholders with fresh fruit and vegetables, free range eggs, bread, meat, cheese and plants sell at the market every week and there are a range of other regular or occasional stalls. Some stalls are from very small producers and may not be at the market every week.”

The market is held in the school grounds. There are two playgrounds on site and also live music each week. Very fun atmosphere!


Lyttelton Community Garden

Location: 54a Oxford Street, behind the pool in Lyttelton

Time: Gardening session from 10am to 12:30 on Wednesdays followed by a shared meal

Contact information for getting involved: Sue-Ellen Sandilands (03) 328 9243 or


Lyttelton Weekly Garage Sale

Location: At the portal 54 Oxford Street, Lyttelton


Hours: Saturday 10-1pm and Thursday 12-4pm

Info: Each week a garage sale runs on Saturday 10-1pm and Thursday 12-4pm. The proceeds go to local community groups and the garage is always heaving with donations – clothing, baby and kids stuff, books, games, furniture and more.


Lyttelton’s Grassy Market

Location: Oxford Street, Lyttelton

When: Saturday 10-1pm

Info: A collection of old, new, crafts and antiques and weather permitting live dj’s.


Know of a great place to go to in Lyttelton? Want to share it with others? Send an email (christchurchmums AT gmail DOT com) with the info! Thanks!