School Holidays
With the school holidays always rolling around FAST, we've compiled a TOP THINGS TO DO list in and around our district - to keep the littlies entertained and your sanity intact!!

gingerbread 2Ice your Own Gingerbread Man

Artisan by Rangiora Bakery, 18 High St, Rangiora

Let the kids get sticky fingers while you sit back and enjoy a cuppa and natter at Artisan Cafe and Bakery.  Make use of the kids play area too and order some lunch while you're there! 



Rangiora Golf Club, Golflinks Road, Rangiora

The ball is kicked as normal for soccer and you count the number of shots to get the ball into the hole. Played on the Rangiora Golf Course along and across fairways and between trees on rolling terrain, with par 3 , 4 and 5 holes. Scorecard provided. Bring your own ball or hire one.

Kore 4

Kayak or Paddleboard on the Kaiapoi River

Kaiapoi River, Raven Quay, Mandeville Bridge
Everyday (weather permitting), $10pp per half hour, $15pp per hour.

Go and see the team at Kore Hire and grab yourself a paddleboard or kayak and enjoy a sunny day on the Kaiapoi River.  Keep an eye on KORE hire Facebook page for weather updates and 2 for 1 deals!

Peter RabbitGrab a Movie at Rangiora Town Hall Cinemas

Town Hall Cinemas, High St, Rangiora
Various performances and times

Featuring all the new faves including Peter Rabbit, Sherlock Gnomes and Early Man you don't need to travel far.  Check the cinemas website for times and prices. 

Dudley 1Aquatic Centres

Dudley Park, Church St, Rangiora
Kaiapoi Aquatic Centre, 9 Cass St, Kaiapoi

A great way to while away a rainy day, pop the kids in the pool and watch them burn that energy!  Dudley Park Aquatic Centre will be running the inflatable obstacle course from 1pm - 3pm daily during the school holidays.


Pegasus ParkPlay at Pegasus Park and Walk the Lake

Pegasus Town, North Canty

Pick a sunny day and hit the playground at Pegasus Lake.  Pop in the kids scooters and take a stroll around the lake followed by lunch at one of the great cafes, great fresh air for all!



Walk or Cycle the New Passchendeale Trail

Rangiora or Kaiapoi start/finish

Start either the Kaiapoi end at Mafeking Footbridge near Smith Street or Rangiora just past Stadium Cars on Lineside Road and take the 8km journey on foot or bike ... and why not jump on the bus to make your way back to where you started - kids love a good bus ride!