What a spiffing way to explore the Avon River! While you relax in your authentic Cambridge punt, a boatman from Punting On ... More
Punting On The Avon
What a spiffing way to explore the Avon River! While you relax in your authentic Cambridge punt, a boatman from Punting On The Avon, dressed in flannels and a straw boater, poles your craft gently through the idyllic Botanic Gardens. Take a hamper and a bottle of wine, (this is the only punting company licensed to serve alcoholic drinks) and whisper sweet nothings to your loved one as you drift lazily down the river. How English can you get? For timings, log on to the website.
To see why Christchurch is considered one of the world's loveliest cities, you need only walk along Oxford Terrace as
it follows the course of the Avon River through the central city. Begin at the Bridge of Remembrance, and ...
The quaint, English style wooden boat sheds on the banks of the Avon River (Otakaro) are a reminder of yesteryear.
Built in 1882 by two boat builders, the distinctive green and white striped, rustic boat sheds continue to launch ...
The magnificent Hagley Park, where the Christchurch folk walk, jog and play, covers 161 hectares of the inner city. Almost
every sporting activity imaginable is played here, from petanque to New Zealand's national game, rugby. In summer, outdoor concerts ...