Local Info

Not far away from the hustle and bustle of Christchurch, Rangiora is a thriving country town located between the Waimakiriri and Ashley Rivers. Here you will experience the tranquility of a country lifestyle where peaceful seclusion and other iconic rural townships encompass the very essence in making this district so special.

The landscape is defined by the mighty Waimakariri River, dramatic gorges, wide braided rivers, mountains and foothills, high country tussock, rural plains and boundless beaches – Waimakariri is a great outdoor adventure playground.

The Inland Scenic Route SH 72 leads through Rangiora which is within comfortable driving distance from the Canterbury ski fields, vineyards, golf courses, sporting venues and other local and regional attractions.