Hornby
in Christchurch City of Canterbury, New Zealand

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-43.550 and 172.533 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -43° 32' 59" and E 172° 31' 59"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - NZD
Spoken languages:
English, Maori
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:23 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:56 am and 5:00 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
43.533 and -7.467 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for New Zealand in Australia and New Zealand

Safety Score: 3,2 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to New Zealand.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning New Zealand. Last Update: 2020-06-04 07:22:12

Discover Hornby

Hornby in Christchurch City (Canterbury) is a town in New Zealand about 194 mi (or 312 km) south-west of Wellington, the country's capital city.

Current time in Hornby is now 07:23 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 9 airports near Hornby, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in New Zealand is Christchurch International Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 7 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Christchurch, Greymouth, Richmond, Nelson and Blenheim. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 8°C / 46 °F

Morning Temperature 7°C / 44 °F
Evening Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Night Temperature 4°C / 39 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 67%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 69% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Saturday, 6th of June 2020

7°C (45 °F)
3°C (37 °F)
Moderate rain, fresh breeze, broken clouds.

Sunday, 7th of June 2020

7°C (45 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 8th of June 2020

9°C (48 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Scattered clouds, light breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

The Establishment

Address
3,1 mi
50 Clyde Road
8041 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Novotel Christchurch Airport (Opening September 2018)

Address
4,2 mi
30 Dury Road Christchurch Airport Christchurch Airport
8053 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Airport Palms Motel

Address
3,8 mi
56 Roydvale Avenue, Burnside
8053 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Airport Delta Motel

Address
3,8 mi
61 Roydvale Avenue
8053 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Fyffe On Riccarton

Address
3,1 mi
208 Riccarton Road
8041 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Amore Motor Lodge

Address
3,3 mi
168 Riccarton Road
8004 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


298 Westside Motor Lodge

Address
2,7 mi
298 Riccarton Road, Upper Riccarton
8041 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Airport Christchurch Motel

Address
3,8 mi
55 Roydvale Avenue, Burnside
8053 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Comfort Inn Riccarton NZ

Address
2,8 mi
280 Riccarton Road
8041 CHRISTCHURCH
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Christchurch Motel

Address
3,0 mi
252 Riccarton Road
8041 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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Sockburn 257 leaving station.

Published: December 13, 2014
Length: 47:08 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: G33kNZ

Sockburn 257 leaving Sockburn station. http://111emergency.co.nz/F-I/FFF405.htm.


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Length: 47:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: LG Tools Lek

BOB THE BUILDER. Year 2004, Ashita and his friends at Sockburn school, Chrischurch, New Zealand. ( year 1)


Sunday Blokarting at Wigram with a GOPRO HD

Published: January 26, 2011
Length: 58:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: JnrBam

Blokarting with the Canterbury Blokart club on a Sunday afternoon in January. This is at the Airforce Museum at Wigram Christchurch New Zealand.


Air Force Museum

Published: January 28, 2011
Length: 20:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: globekarter

This museum in Christchurch, New Zealand, holds the national collection of the Royal New Zealand Airforce.


New Zealand Walking Tour with New Zealand Trails Spring 2013

Published: December 04, 2013
Length: 38:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: New Zealand Trails

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Published: February 15, 2010
Length: 06:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: jasfirenz1

Wigram Airbase.


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Published: September 23, 2014
Length: 08:41 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alex Mcindoe

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Published: December 07, 2014
Length: 32:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Chris Greer

New layout of the Greer Valley Rail Road.


CCTV Earthquake Christchurch's coolest customer

Published: March 18, 2011
Length: 57:09 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: patu35

Liquorland Tower Street during the 6.3 mag Christchurch earthquake 22 February 2010. Note the customer at the top of the screen using the fill your own beer taps. Not a the slightest reaction,...


Battlefield 4-Hunt for the Phantom Bow

Published: December 05, 2014
Length: 56:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: TheUlitamateStunt

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Wigram

Wigram is a suburb of Christchurch, New Zealand. Technically called Wigram Park, the second half of its name is rarely if ever heard. The suburb lies close to the industrial estates of Sockburn and the satellite retail and residential zone of Hornby. It is seven kilometres to the west of the city centre. Until 1993 Wigram was the home to one of the country's main Royal New Zealand Air Force bases, but this was closed after cutbacks in military spending.

Located at -43.5496, 172.547 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Suburbs of Christchurch

Hornby High School

Hornby High School (HHS) is a secondary school located in Christchurch, New Zealand which was established in 1975. it is located in the suburb of Hornby, to the west of the city centre. Facilities at HHS were designed to accommodate a maximum of over 800 students; current enrollment is approximately 455.

Located at -43.538, 172.527 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Secondary schools in Christchurch, Educational institutions established in 1975, 1975 establishments in New Zealand

Air Force Museum of New Zealand

The Air Force Museum of New Zealand, formerly called The Royal New Zealand Air Force Museum, is located at Wigram, the RNZAF's first operational base, in Christchurch, in the South Island of New Zealand. It opened on 1 April 1987, the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the RNZAF, and is primarily a museum of the Royal New Zealand Air Force, its predecessor, the New Zealand Permanent Air Force and New Zealand squadrons of the Royal Air Force.

Located at -43.5473, 172.548 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Christchurch, Royal New Zealand Air Force, Aerospace museums in New Zealand, Air force museums, National museums of New Zealand, Museums established in 1987, Military and war museums in New Zealand

Wigram Aerodrome

Wigram Aerodrome is a former Royal New Zealand Air Force base located in the Christchurch suburb of Wigram. It is named after Sir Henry Wigram. Originally home to the RNZAF Central Flying School (CFS), it was closed in 1995 following the CFS' relocation to RNZAF Ohakea two years earlier. The closing parade was held on 14 September 1995. Wigram Aerodrome maintained its aviation character, with several aviation businesses using its facilities.

Located at -43.5511, 172.553 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Royal New Zealand Air Force bases, Defunct airports in New Zealand, Transport in Christchurch

Riccarton High School

Riccarton High School is a state co-educational secondary school located in Upper Riccarton, a suburb of Christchurch, New Zealand.

Located at -43.5361, 172.565 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Educational institutions established in 1958, Secondary schools in Christchurch

St Thomas of Canterbury College

St Thomas of Canterbury College is a college for year 7 to 13 boys and offers a Catholic education to its students. It is located in Christchurch, New Zealand. The college is integrated into the state education system under an integration agreement which was first entered into by the Christian Brothers (as the proprietors of the college) and the Government of New Zealand on 11 November 1981 under Section 7 of the Private Schools Conditional Integration Act 1975.

Located at -43.5344, 172.557 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Secondary schools in Christchurch, Boys' schools in New Zealand, Christian Brother (Irish) secondary schools, Educational institutions established in 1961, Roman Catholic secondary schools in Christchurch, New Zealand Organisations With Coats of Arms

Wigram Airfield Circuit

Wigram Airfield Circuit was a temporary motor racing circuit at Wigram Aerodrome, Christchurch, New Zealand. The airfield is a former base of the Royal New Zealand Air Force. It is named after Sir Henry Wigram. The temporary circuit was 3 km (2.1 mile) with a 1.3 km (0.8mile) main straight. The first summer meetings held at Wigram Aerodrome in 1949 considered as the oldest motor race in New Zealand. The track hosted the 1964-1969 Tasman Series.

Located at -43.5514, 172.552 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Motorsport venues in New Zealand, Defunct motorsport venues, New Zealand Grand Prix

Riccarton Park Racecourse

Riccarton Park Racecourse is the main thoroughbred horse racecourse for the Christchurch city area in New Zealand.

Located at -43.528, 172.544 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Horse racing venues in New Zealand

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