Passport One-Day Gardens Outing

Christchurch is definitely the Garden City and increasingly a city of of Community Gardens.ย  ๐Ÿฅ•๐Ÿ ๐Ÿ… ๐Ÿฅ’ ๐Ÿ“

Enjoy a day of visiting these wonderful gardens (and garden-related destinations).ย  Visit as many or as few as you wish.ย  Stay a while and talk to the volunteers who created these spaces.ย  ๐Ÿง‘๐Ÿผโ€๐ŸŒพ ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐ŸŒพ

Food options at New Brighton Community Gardens 12 midday to 1pm – tea, coffee and freshly made scones ($5 cash only).

PLUS: Use the MyPassport Gardens page on your phone to enter codes from each location to collect stamps and to be in to win!ย  ๐Ÿ‘

Two lucky participants who enter 5 or more codes will win a $50 garden voucher from Terra Viva Garden Centre and Cafe OR a $50 book voucher from UBS (University Book Shop).

Note: The One-Day Day Gardens Outing is separate from the main Biketober Competition and One-Day Challenge ย events.ย  Codes entered for the One-Day Gardens Outing do not count towards the main Passport Competition or One-Day Challenge (and vice-versa).

Image: New Brighton Community Garden

Garden Details

Bryndwr Community Garden
Morley Street Reserve

Christchurch South Community Gardens
188 Strickland Street, Addington
Volunteer present 10am - 4pm

Community Garden at the Phillipstown Community Hub
39 Nursery Road
Walk through the complex to find the garden

Cultivate Christchurch
156 Peterborough Street
Guided tour at 10.30am

Edible Streets
85 Ottawa Road, Aranui
Private home - please check-in prior to looking around

Flower Bazzar - Our Mystery Garden
406 Innes Road, St Albans
A short tour is available

Linwood Resource Centre Community Gardens
332 Linwood Avenue
Entrance at the back of the house

New Brighton Community Gardens
136 Shaw Avenue (Rawhiti Domain)
Hot drinks and scones at 12 midday to 1pm - $5 cash per person
(Toilets available)

Packe Street Park and Community Garden
129 Packe Street, St Albans
(Toilets available)

Richmond Community Garden
235 River Road
Volunteers present 10am - 1pm

Trees For Canterbury
42 Charlesworth Street, Ferrymead 
Open 8am to 5pm

Waiutuutu Community Gardens
Engineering Road, University of Canterbury 
Signposted from Engineering Road

Learn more about Community Gardens in Christchurch at

Event Details
  • Start Date
    October 17, 2020 10:00 am
  • End Date
    October 17, 2020 4:00 pm
  • Address
    All around the city
  • Suitability


  • Cost

    Free (but bring $$ for food)

  • What To Bring

    You, your bike, bike lock, sunscreen, water and snacks; dress for the weather

  • Cancellations

    If wet, will be held Sat Oct 24