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North Canterbury Food & Wine Trail

The North Canterbury Food & Wine Trail showcases North Canterbury’s local flavours - fantastic food, Canterbury wine, authentic food and wine itineraries and passionate people.

Discover fresh seasonal produce, savour wine tasting and wine tours, enjoy cafe or restaurant dining, relax in idyllic rural accommodation and experience an easy pace of life just twenty minutes north of Christchurch.  

The North Canterbury Food & Wine Trail encapsulates the world famous wine region of Waipara , as well as Rangiora , Oxford and Hanmer Springs .

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Beachside Cafe

Cafe Encounter

Our fully licensed café is located on the beachfront providing a wonderful setting in which to enjoy great coffee and fantastic cuisine. The café is casual, well priced and offers...

96 Esplanade, Kaikoura
P: +64 3 319 6777, F: +64 3 319 6064, Free Phone: 0800 733 365 -

 Touring Itineraries

 Fiddlers Green Winery, North Canterbury Food & Wine Trail  Great ideas for Canterbury wine and food tours, wine tasting, day tripping, weekend retreats, and vacations.
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Upcoming Events

 Clash of the Titans Concert at Waipara Hills - 4 Jan 2015
Featuring Dragon, The Exponents and The Feelers. More information >>

Get in touch

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Cellar Door Open Details

 There are several wineries that open their cellar doors all year round. Find out who is open and when >>