Canterbury - Waimakariri Business Networking Groups

Rangiora, is the hub of the Waimakariri region in North Canterbury. A vibrant town that is 20 minutes by car to the north of the City of Christchurch which services a prosperous farming district.

While Rangiora offers the tranquillity and quality of life that comes with a semi-rural setting with a strong sense of community; it also supports a vibrant and rapidly growing destination known for its boutique shopping, exciting events and abundance of cafes and restaurants.

Kaiapoi, Woodend and Oxford as well as some beach settlements populate the vast natural beautiful Waimakariri area which has braided rivers, wide sandy beaches and native forest covered foothills. Walking and cycling trails, regional parks, conservation areas aquatic activities and picnic spots are here for you to explore and you can expect a friendly welcome from the locals.