Route 79 Museum

Visit Route 79 Museum, located just off State Highway 79, outside the village of Geraldine, New Zealand, and step into the private collection of Paul and Lara.  This is a perfect road trip stop to admire vintage and classic cars, military machinery and all manner of collectibles.    

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Humdinger Gin

Small Batch Botanical Gin, created in our nano-distillery in the village of Geraldine. We combine the best botanicals nature has to offer, carried by the smoothest spirit to create a Gin that leaves you humming. The Distillery is established in what’s known as “The Old Morrisons Garage”. A building that’s certainly seen some kerfuffle’s in its 100 years of standing, […]

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Barker’s Foodstore & Eatery

  Our new Foodstore & Eatery  creates an enhanced customer food & beverage experience,  as we take you on a journey through our delicious Barker’s of Geraldine ranges.  You will learn as well as taste  how to use our products in your own home, and be able to purchase the full range all under one roof!   “We need to raise the customer experience […]

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Explore the Starlight Highway, West of Geraldine to Aoraki/Mt Cook

Geraldine makes a fantastic base to explore the whole region, offering high quality reasonably priced accommodation and eateries, plus it is centrally located to many of the iconic must-visit places in the central South Island.  Geraldine is the gateway to the Starlight Highway which officially runs from Fairlie to Aoraki/Mt Cook.  In addition to pristine night skies there is much […]

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Golf Tour of Canterbury

The Inland Scenic Route (72) is the perfect way to explore the region while golfing at a range of great courses.  Each small town on the route has its own unique character, accommodation and a great golf course.  You’ll meet some interesting locals along the way and enjoy your own golfing adventure at your own pace. The Scenic Route can […]

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Golf in Geraldine

Geraldine is a picturesque town nestled in the foothills of the Southern Alps, located on the Inland Scenic Route (72) in the heart of the South Island (1.5 hours from Christchurch).  The town boasts 2 golf courses and is close to many others, making it the perfect base for a golfing holiday.  The area is easy to navigate, distances between […]

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South Canterbury Surf School

Learn to surf in one of NZ’s most popular and safe beaches, Caroline Bay, just a 35 minute drive from Geraldine. Mark and Vicky of South Canterbury Surf School offer lessons for all ages with both casual and set programmes in a relaxed and professional atmosphere.  Ride the waves at Caroline Bay and soon you’ll be a surfing pro!

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Explore Geraldine as a Ski, Skate, Snow holiday Destination

The picturesque village of Geraldine makes the perfect base for your winter snow holiday.  With four ski fields and two skating rinks within easy driving distance, plus a raft of non-snow activities, Geraldine really does have it all.  The add bonus is that there is plenty to do in the area on those non-ski days so you can enjoy the […]

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Explore Summer Family Activities in and around Geraldine

There are plenty of fun activities for families to make the most of those long hot summer days … *Grab an ice cream and wander along the shady riverside trails  *Get on your bike and ride some of the excellent trails, both around town and along the Orari River.  There are rides for all levels from toddlers learning to balance […]

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