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Address: Heyders Road | Spencerville, Christchurch 8009, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 (0)3 329 8507 (Ranger Station)
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Been here many times and will go again

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Ken S
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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72 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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264 reviews
126 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 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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shanghai
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35 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 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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73 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 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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Amberley, New Zealand
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302 reviews
140 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 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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11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 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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Christchurch, New Zealand
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597 reviews
200 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 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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Timaru, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 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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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Beautiful park with lots of things to do. I liked it so much and I went there a couple of times to enjoy the beach and making a bonfire by the beach which was great. Also making BBQ in this Park is fun! Their facilities are not that bad.

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