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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 .

Fiddlers Green :: click here for more information


Fiddlers Green produces Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir and Chardonney wines from their own estate. All wines are of premium quality.

Fiddler's Green is the first vineyard to have been established...

Georges Road, Waipara
P: +64 3 314 6979, F: +64 3 314 6978 -



Among New Zealand's highest altitude vineyards, just 13km south of Hanmer Springs village on SH 7 (Lewis Pass).

Our small family owned boutique vineyard and cellar door are situated on the...

2254 Mouse Point Road, SH 7, Hanmer Springs
P: +64 3 315 7679 -

Pegasus Bay Winery :: click here for more information


The Donaldson family have been seriously involved in wine since the early 70’s and were pioneers of local grape growing and wine making. Pegasus Bay is a family-owned and operated...

263 Stockgrove Road, RD2, Amberley
P: +64 3 314 6869, F: +64 3 314 6861 -

Terrace Edge Vineyard & Olive Grove :: click here for more information


Terrace Edge is a family owned, organic vineyard and olive grove situated on the south bank of the Waipara River. We are producers of fine wines and extra virgin olive...

328 Georges Road, Waipara Valley -

Waipara Hills :: click here for more information


Just 45 minutes north of Christchurch, set amongst the vineyards, is the iconic stone building that is Waipara Hills. It is home to an operating winery, cellar door and bistro...

780 Glasnevin Road, (State Highway 1), Waipara
P: +64 3 314 6900, F: +64 3 314 6905


Waipara Springs Winery and Cafe :: click here for more information


Waipara Springs is a boutique vineyard and winery located in the warm, dry Waipara Valley (north of Christchurch).

Wines are produced on the premises from estate grown fruit and the results...

State Highway 1, Waipara
P: +64 3 314 6777, F: +64 3 314 6777 -