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Address: Heyders Road | Spencerville, Christchurch 8009, New Zealand
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+64 3-329 8507

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Visit the chickens

Great fun to be had at the park and pool. Make sure you go and visit the animals. Chickens and pigs tucked away, free to pet, could be better sign posted

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Foodlover438
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Wanaka, New Zealand
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Wanaka, New Zealand
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96 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great fun to be had at the park and pool. Make sure you go and visit the animals. Chickens and pigs tucked away, free to pet, could be better sign posted

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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87 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Took the grandchildren here for an outing and must say even though they are getting older and perhaps too cool to go to a park they all enjoyed it and had a great time. We used the flying fox and then walked down to the beach. There is so much to do here and you could spend an entire day... More 

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Thank Ken S
Christchurch, New Zealand
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303 reviews
145 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

This is one of the largest parks in Christchurch and offers lots of fun for families with a car. Free barbecues and a large playground plus plenty of grass to run around on. Some large picnic sites can be booked by groups.

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Thank zhuhai2007
shanghai
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37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016

Although the beaches of NZ of absolutely stunning, this one proved to be quite dodgy. We went here during the school holidays and it was quite busy. We parked in a public parking spot for only about half an hr to walk the dogs. There was a lot of trash on the beach. Beer bottles, random discarded shoes, lots of... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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89 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

The wide ocean of Spencer Park Beach was amazing. It was exactly what we all needed - an afternoon playing on the beach. Definitely could have spent a lot longer there. Gorgeous.

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Thank traceylheppner
Amberley, New Zealand
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370 reviews
179 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

Nice area not too far from the beach and quite a good playground for different ages as well as a paddling pool

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Thank DavidGA986
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

A nice getaway on weekends or holidays. The park is quite big with playgrounds and other facilities. And you can also go for a walk towards the beach which only takes you couple of minutes!

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Thank junekey88
Christchurch, New Zealand
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659 reviews
232 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

So many activity choices, all beautifully maintained, so close to Christchurch. The camping, BBQ areas and all the beach activities are fantastic. A cheap and fun full day option.

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Thank David T
Timaru, New Zealand
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

Cold inside due to insufficient heating.(could do with heat pump)extra bedding would be helpful?.shower was hot but only for very short people as rose was at shoulder level.need 4wheel drive to get in and out.potholes galore.TV room .no curtains and TV didn't work .insufficient heating.fridge in unit froze everything.

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Thank daew00
Nelson, Nelson, New Zealand
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25 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015

This has a great fishing spot especially for surf casting, great fish catching but I think your need a permit for this as was with another family member who has a permit for here.

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Thank Steph S

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