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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 .

Black Estate :: click here for more information


Family owned and operated, Black Estate is a winery, tasting room and restaurant which sits above the Black Estate Home vineyard, just 6km north of the Waipara Township. The views...

614 Omihi Road, State Highway 1, Waipara
P: +64 3 314 6085 -

Georges Road Wines :: click here for more information


Visit our picturesque Cellar Door at the Georges Road Vineyard and Winery.

Taste our range of award winning delicious wines - Syrah, Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris, Riesling, Rosé and Noble Riesling.

625 Mt Brown Road, Waipara -

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 -

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