Explore the Hurunui District

Explore the Hurunui District

There’s a special vibe about the Hurunui Region which sets it apart from anywhere else in the country. Indeed, it’s fair to say that life changes when you enter the district. 

A place where rugged coastlines and breathtaking clifftops meet lush forests and alpine retreats.  The Hurunui district will thrill and surprise you … offering everything you expect in a South Island holiday, and more. 

What's on?

Enjoy good times with friends and family at one of the many events in the Hurunui.

From the Hurunui Garden Festival, to The Hanmer Springs Fete, as well as adventure sports galore; there's something for everyone in the Hurunui region.

Our Blog

Explore Hanmer Springs - fun for the whole family

Hanmer Springs alpine village may be located just 90 minutes out of Christchurch, but it feels like … Read More

Explore the Alpine Pacific Touring Route this summer

It’s likely you’ve done parts of the Alpine Pacific Touring Route (APT) without even realising it – … Read More

100 riders compete in second Tombstone Mountain Bike Race in Hanmer Springs

It was awesome to have Hanmer Springs Thermal Pools & Spa sponsored rider at the 2nd Tombstone M… Read More

Upcoming Events

Made North Canterbury Taste Trail Saturday, 19 February 2022 @ 10:00am

MADE NORTH CANTERBURY presents a self-drive bite-sized tour of our region. A day entirely dedicated to celebrating and discovering all things grown, made, caught and reared… Read More

Honour Festival 2022 Saturday, 19 February 2022 | Squirrel Lake, Hanmer Springs Forest @ 10:00am

A full day of pure bliss through yoga immersion, inspirational talks and demonstrations, in an environment for discovery and empowerment through practice and discussion. Read More

North Canterbury Wine & Food Festival 2022 Sunday, 6 March 2022 | Under the Oaks, Glenmark Domain @ 10:30am

Set under the oaks in Glenmark Domain is the coolest little wine festival. Read More

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42 Amuri Avenue
Hanmer Springs
New Zealand

Email: info@visithurunui.co.nz
Phone: +64 3 315 0000
Free phone : 0800 442 663 (NZ only)