Christchurch delivers an amazing Autumn experience with gold and red hues dominating the city. Take advantage of the last of the longer daylight hours before winter sets in, with our top 7 Autumn Must Dos!
Breathe in the fresh air and admire the changing colours of the season with a leisurely walk through the Botanic Gardens. For the playful at heart, there's nothing quite like jumping in mounds of fallen crunchy leaves.
Daytrip to a winery
Autumn is harvest time for our vineyards, and is a great opportunity to head out of the city for a few hours sipping award-winning vintages at some of North Canterbury’s superb wineries. Enjoy wine tastings, delicious food and gorgeous scenery.
Grab a bike
The Port Hills are home to a variety of tracks for both technical and non-technical riders with the added bonus of spectacular views! Autumn is the perfect climate to head out and explore the trails!
Head to the hills
Christchurch is filled with fantastic tracks to explore. Whether you’re looking for a leisurely stroll or a more vigorous adventure, there’s something for every energy level. It's time to take advantage of the longer days before they disappear with our top picks!
The city is jam packed with awesome cafés – we all know that a café is more than just great coffee, with fresh seasonal produce and great vibes. Discover great cafes to relax and get cozy.
Autumn light photo shoot
Grab your camera and capture Christchurch in the beautiful, soft light of Autumn. Or grab the family for the traditional playing in the Autumn leaves shot!
There's so must to see and do in Christchurch all year round: