Looking for an indoor / outdoor venue
with a difference in Canterbury?
Check out Springfield Event Centre, less than an hour from Christchurch CBD set overlooking the spectacular Waimakariri River on a fourth generation family farm run by Hamish Faulkner.
The 'Shearing Shed' has catered for cruise ship tourists for years and has now been repurposed to handle conference, wedding and other corporate functions. The new 'Jet Boat World' display has the capacity to seat up to 60 guests around tables or 100 in cinema style for screen presentations.
If you're planning a corporate conference, staff team building day out or a Christmas work party, Springfield Adventure Park and Event Centre should be on your list to check.
Activities range from kiwi jet boating through the picturesque Waimakariri Gorge, to skimming over the shallows of the shallow braids in the only Airboat in New Zealand
available commercially, or a two or four wheel back country experience on the Mt Torlesse Station and some of the most exciting adventure off-road tourism you'll find.
If it's more relaxation, explore New Zealand's only purpose built jet boat journey discovering the Making of a Kiwi Legend.
Let's not forget 'Robyn's Bush Walk' a short stroll through the native bush of the region featuring Miro, Black Beech and a range of birds from the majestic Kererū to the vocal Bellbird.