Care and education for children 0-5 years
Preschool/nursery with separate street frontages. Open 7.00am – 6.30 pm. Excellent ERO reports for both centres. Our Portobelo centres offer – Great ratios. Large natural outdoor environments with established trees, grass, gardens, bike tracks, and plenty of room and resources to support active movement. Strong partnerships with families to best support children’s learning and development. A good mix of group time and free play. Long-serving qualified teachers at both centres. Transition to school programme for preschoolers. A nursery with under floor heating, this gives babies and toddlers a warm and cosy surface to play on.
Option of morning or afternoon session, short days, long days or full time
We are based in Eyreton by Swananoa just North of Christchurch, in the South Island of New Zealand. Come and check out our great model flying facilities
Holistic Massage, Foot detox,
Everything houseplant related in one place!
Beautiful houseplants, rooted cuttings, plant care and accessories and mystery boxes.
High quality, portable accommodation – we like to call them Mega Tiny Homes. Designed for maximum comfort and incredible use of space, these exceptionally well insulated homes are transportable NZ-wide!
FitandAbel are swim coaches and open water swim specialists for adults. Highly experienced and very passionate Dan, Chloe and Penelope can help you wherever you are on your swimming journey, providing a fun and rewarding experience.
We have a private indoor heated 12m pool in Kaiapoi where we teach adult 121 ‘learn to swim’ and swim technique lessons, plus small group clinics.
We also host swimming events over summer around Christchurch and open water swimming opportunities through weekend Swim Camps in both Christchurch and at Lake Brunner on the West Coast. And run Custom Swims for those looking to complete their own long distance swim challenge.
So if you are looking to start swimming, have signed up for a triathlon and need swim support, or are looking to take that next step and complete a marathon swim, then touch base to see how we can assist your swimming journey.
Southern White Water is 100% Kiwi owned and operated White Water Rafting, Hunting & Fishing tour operator that was launched in 2015.
Southern White Water is a member of the New Zealand Rivers Association and a Department of Conservation concessionaire, which means that our operation has been assessed on the environmental impacts of our activities.
Southern White Water is certified under the Adventure Activities regulations managed by WORKSAFE New Zealand.
New Zealand’s backcountry along with fishing and hunting has been a passion within the family for the last 30+ years.
We are very much a family operated business, with the olds hanging around a lot of the time, helping out where ever possible.
Shell and Darrell Haworth aka “the olds” have long been on the scene, and together we have spent decades hunting, fishing and exploring the NZ back country.
These guys are an integral part of our operation as off river support, drivers, caterers, trip planners, photographers and guides who help out with most trips.
We are very blessed to have family involved in our business.
Rural Homestay and Function Centre on the north edge of Kaiapoi, very easily accessed off the northern motorway.
We offer a unique retreat for a couple or individual to enjoy. Our 4.5acre property provides a peaceful, rural setting complete with sheep, chickens, a beehive and free roaming quail. Our accommodation wing of the house provides you your own room with ensuite, a large lounge deliciously warmed by a low emission fire and an upstairs “snug” with kitchenette providing you lovely views of the garden while you enjoy your complimentary breakfast. You can choose to rest and relax in peace, or be hosted by us for a more fulfilling experience on our property.
We also have a 12m indoor heated pool (swimming lessons available), spa, “chip n putt’ golf hole, bikes, hammocks, table tennis, darts and native regeneration area to enjoy. Make your stay as active or relaxed as you choose.
Just 3km from the centre of Kaiapoi you are not far from the many attractions the town has to offer. Christchurch is super convenient just 20mins south on the motorway and the Christchurch International Airport 15mins.
For a weekend or overnight stay, Abelfields is the perfect place to take a moment, unwind and enjoy a unique experience.
Penelope and Dan
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RiskLogic is the leading provider of resilience services for the public, private and not for profit sectors throughout New Zealand & Australia. We provide expert advice and consulting services, innovative, award winning technology solutions, and high impact training services in the areas of:
RW Design is an innovative architectural design consultancy based in the heart of Kaiapoi serving a broad range of clients.
RW Design is an established architectural design consultancy with a vibrant team backed by decades of experience.
Architectural director Robin White has a long history in North Canterbury with over 30 years of design expertise. He has joined forces with practice manager Rachel Horan to lead a passionate design team with a focus on providing outstanding design services and practical solutions with the client at the heart of every project.
From the initial meeting through to completion of a design project RW Design creates an enjoyable and stress-free building project for clients through managing the design process in a way that empowers clients to make informed decisions during each stage of the project. Our knowledge, skills and collaborative approach provides clients with an exciting, positive experience and an exceptional build which creates joy for years to come.
Offering a personalised, solution focussed counselling approach and work alongside clients for:
Personal growth and development
V & M hair design – hair salon.
Choosing a retirement village is one of life’s biggest decisions. We would like to introduce you to The Sterling, a quality lifestyle offering that will enable residents to live independently within a connected and thriving community.
The Sterling – Located in the heart of Silverstream, The Sterling is an innovative later living village that is designed to empower you to be free to live your life your way. Spread across seven hectares, The Sterling offers an exciting opportunity to live in a beautiful, five-star facility surrounded by open green spaces. The site has been developed to ensure residents can continue to lead active lives and embrace new opportunities within Silverstream’s vibrant, multi-generational community.
Love Your Home – New to Kaiapoi. “Love your Home” with Suzie. Offering home decor – indoor and outdoor with French Country, Lemonde, CC Interiors, Rembrant, Madras, Le Forge and art with Christine Watton.
Residential Handyman, Fixing almost anything around your home, can build fences and decks and also do your gardening!
Rose quartz, love and calming stone, Aids forgiveness. Cools temper. Raises self-esteem and promotes a strong sense of self worth. Also reduces stress. Rings only $5, dm if you have any questions.
The Sugar Room is here to provide you with customized cakes, donuts, cupcakes, cookies and various other sweet treats for any event or celebration