Free Things to do in Christchurch

Start here to find great mini adventures to have in Christchurch with your kids! 1.  Go to Riccarton bush – feed old bread to the ducks and walk the bush walk. 2.  Take a picnic to Hagley Park or to the Botanic Gardens. There are so many places to walk around and things to look at. Feed the ducks, letContinue reading “Free Things to do in Christchurch”

Christchurch activities $10 or less

Have you looked at the free things to do in Christchurch and want more? Here are 9 things that are fun and will cost you $10 or less… 1.  Wharenui pool has a $3 swim for preschooler & parent (as well as other community pools) 2.  Go to Pioneer for a swim or a tumble with your toddler ($3.50 for eachContinue reading “Christchurch activities $10 or less”

Parks, Trails, and Getting Active

I think that everyone probably has their favourite parks and, most likely, it is the one nearest them! It’s great to live in the “Garden City” and have such great access to the various parks and playgrounds around the city. Here is info to get you started… A list of parks, including playgrounds (A toContinue reading “Parks, Trails, and Getting Active”

Parenting & Settling in ChCh Resources

Welcome to Christchurch! Are you brand new to the area? Migrating here from another country?  Check out Settlement Support. Find out how medical and dental services work here and school info here Check out your local plunket for parenting support. Looking for general information on parenting? Get a kiwi perspective on parenting. Check out these sites! Kidz go –Continue reading “Parenting & Settling in ChCh Resources”