NZ College For Seniors

Educational Travel for the over 50’s. For those who want to increase their understanding and enrich their lives there are a range of Odessey Ed-Ventures. They operate under the AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND COLLEGE FOR SENIORS, Centre for Continuing Education, in conjunction with Odyssey Travel. This is a not-for-profit organisation. Ph. 0800 44 00 55 … Continued

Wigram Airforce Museum Embark on a unique journey of discovery and adventure at the Air Force Museum… Open 10-5 Daily, Free Admission. Whether you live locally or are visiting Christchurch for the first time, are mad about aviation, or simply want a great day out, the Air Force Museum has something for you. Fully interactive flight simulators … Continued

Northbrook Museum & Rossburn Receptions

Northbrook Colonial Museum has an extensive range of New Zealand’s social history displayed over 4 buildings and a large tractor museums. The Museum and spacious grounds make for fabulous wedding photos that are unique and the Rossburn Receptions are available for functions and celebrations of every kind. The Chapel is used for a wide variety … Continued

Visitor Information Centre Christchurch

Opening Hours: 8.30am to 5.00pm, 7 days Specialise in recommendations and bookings for: Accommodation (lodges, hotels, motels, bed & breakfasts, backpackers, and campgrounds) Attractions, activities and tours Transport (rental vehicles, buses, shuttles, ferries and trains) Christchurch & Canterbury Visitor Guide booklet available at above address for events, accommodation downtown, hotels, motels, backpackers, bed & breakfast … Continued

Neighbourhood Trust ( Community Arm of St Albans Baptist Church)

The Neighbourhood Trust is the community arm of the St Albans Baptist Church. Offer people 60+ Golden Connections programme which includes: Golden Tours  These tours are for those aged 60 years and over. The Trust runs half and full day bus trips to places of interest. Phone Melissa Henderson on 355 6522 ext 112 or email: to … Continued

Bishopdale Community Trust

The Bishopdale Community Trust was established in 1999 to support people in the northwest area of Christchurch, in particular Bishopdale. We do this by helping people feel part of the community and offering a warm welcome, listening ear and a drink when they drop in to Sundbye House (100 Farrington Ave). We operate Sundbye House … Continued

Claremont Miniature Horse & Cattle Stud

The visits include a brief history of what the farm was used for originally which was a well known horse training establishment, cart rides in a vehicle which is safe for the elderly, a look at several of their miniature horses & foals when they have them, & also refreshments in a pleasant sheltered stable … Continued

Friends And Neighbours

A social gathering for older people. Meet on a Tuesday afternoon at 1pm (except the first one in the month) at St Marys Church Hall, 329 Halswell Road, Halswell. Play cards, scrabble and housie, pot luck lunches and outings, quiz afternoons. Contact Judy for a fun afternoon.

Hornby Good Companions

Meet each Monday at 1.00pm,  at the Hornby  Club, Carmens Road. Play Housie, Quiz. Entertainment and/or bus trips once a month. For further information regarding their social activities, ring the above telephone number or email.

Belfast Friendly Club

Meets every 2nd Monday at 1:30 pm, at the Belfast rugby and communication centre. 18 March Place, Belfast, We provide friendship, play housie and enjoy the occasional social outing. Cups of tea and coffee included. New members very welcome.