The vineyards of Canterbury

A visit to Canterbury wouldn’t be complete without experiencing a good dose of our exceptional gourmet delights. Our region is rated among the world’s top wine-producing areas, and our fertile lands and pure waterways yield some delectable fare. So bring a hearty appetite, and treat your palate to the unique tastes of Canterbury.

Pegasus Bay

A visit to Canterbury wouldn't be complete without experiencing a good dose of our exceptional gourmet delights. Our region is rated among the world's top wine-producing areas, and our fertile lands and pure waterways yield some delectable fare.

Hurunui Trails

A great way to explore and sample the vineyards of Waipara is by bike!

Wine barrels

Explore one of the fastest growing wine regions in New Zealand. The wine region of Waipara is situated only 40 minutes drive north of Canterbury.

Friends in vehicle at Hurunui Hotel

Take time to stretch the legs and experience the tastes and flavours of the Hurunui District.

Couple walking in vineyard

The unique climate, soil and wine making philosophy in North Canterbury contribute to strong, robust and consistently good wines.