In need of some retail therapy?
Discover where to shop till you drop in Christchurch!
  1. Home
  2. What to See & Do
  3. New Season New Wardrobe!

Shopping Christchurch

The change of season is the perfect excuse for a wardrobe update. Christchurch is brimming with great places to shop, from inner city lanes to boutique shopping at The Tannery to large mall experiences. Here's our guide to have you looking stylish and 'on point' this Autumn.

Christchurch CBD

Explore the wide range of boutiques and retail spaces at The Crossing. Home to fashion names such as H&M, Witchery, Trenery, Country Road, Seed Heritage and Andrei Bani. Discover The Crossing's shop directory.

At the ANZ Centre you'll find favourites such as Glassons, Storm and MacPac. See full directory.

Christchurch institution Ballantynes, offers everything from homewares and local fashion to top international brands like G-Star, Superdry and Calvin Klein to name but a few. 

Lose yourself in a book or kick back on a bean bag at The BNZ Centre. With speciality shops from contemporary fashion, well renowned Scorpio Books, Chemist and New Zealand giftware at Simply New Zealand, it's the place to spend a relaxing autumnal afternoon.

In picture perfect New Regent Street you'll discover beautifully handcrafted jewellery and homewares. There's also a number of great eateries and coffee shops to indulge in.

The Tannery

The Tannery is a great place to cozy up when the weather begins to cool! The former industrial building is home to a broad range of boutiques specialising in clothing, art, designer homewares, vintage clothing, antiques and fine New Zealand made products. 

How to get there: Bus - Purple Line to Sumner or 28 to Lyttelton

Westfield Riccarton

The largest mall in Christchurch, Westfield Riccarton is home to everything you need, want and much more! 

How to get there: Bus - Purple Line to Sheffield Crescent or Airport, Yellow Line to Hornby, Orbiter

Northlands Shopping Centre

Northlands Shopping Centre is the perfect stop for those taking an Autumn road trip north to Kaikoura or Hanmer Springs! Home to loads of shops, 2 large supermarkets and ample parking.

How to get there: Bus - Blue Line to Rangiora, Orbiter

The Colombo

Edgy with a contemporary feel, The Colombo is home to an art house cinema and boutique shopping centered around a European inspired food court. 

How to get there: Bus - Blue Line to Cashmere

The Palms

A bright airy mall, The Palms has a great range of well known chain stores including a large KMART, Farmers and Countdown. 

How to get there: Bus - Orange Line to Queenspark, Orbiter

Dress-Smart Hornby

The ultimate destination for avid outlet shoppers keen to find a bargain for the new season. With over 50 stores under one roof, you'll be sure to find something at Dress-Smart.

How to get there: Bus - Yellow Line to Hornby.

Need a coffee after all that shopping? Find out where to get the ultimate coffee fix in Christchurch.

You might also be interested in: