Kaiapoi
in Waimakariri District of Canterbury, New Zealand

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-43.378 and 172.640 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -43° 22' 41" and E 172° 38' 24"
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: 06:17 PM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:27 am and 8:00 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
43.367 and -7.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Cadabedo
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for New Zealand in Australia and New Zealand

Safety Score: 3,4 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: 2020-10-20 08:21:14

Delve into Kaiapoi

Kaiapoi in Waimakariri District (Canterbury) with it's 10,200 habitants is a city located in New Zealand about 181 mi (or 291 km) south-west of Wellington, the country's capital town.

Current time in Kaiapoi is now 06:17 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 13 hours. We know of 9 airports closer to Kaiapoi, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in New Zealand is Christchurch International Airport in a distance of 9 mi (or 15 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, 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: 15°C / 59 °F

Morning Temperature 8°C / 47 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Night Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 56%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 40% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Thursday, 22nd of October 2020

14°C (57 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Friday, 23rd of October 2020

15°C (59 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Saturday, 24th of October 2020

17°C (63 °F)
12°C (54 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Clearview Lodge

Address
5,9 mi
8 Clearwater Avenue, Harewood
8051 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

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


Stoneleigh Lodge

Address
2,2 mi
55 Threlkelds Rd
7692 Ohoka
New Zealand

Time Information

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


Mahitahi Lodge

Address
3,6 mi
State Highway 6
7836 The South Island
New Zealand

Time Information

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


Riverstone Motel

Address
4,3 mi
18 Southbrook Road
7400 Rangiora
New Zealand

Time Information

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


Pegasus Gateway Motels and Apartments

Address
3,7 mi
4 Main North Road
7610 Woodend
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


The White House B&B

Address
5,7 mi
2 Talbot Road
8051 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

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


Lilybrook Rangiora Motel

Address
5,0 mi
60 Percival St
7400 Rangiora
New Zealand

Time Information

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


CHARDONNAY MOTOR LODGE

Address
5,3 mi
170 JOHNS ROAD
5051 CHRISTCHURCH
New Zealand

Time Information

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


PEPPERS CLEARWATER RESORT

Address
5,3 mi
CLEARWATER AVENUE
8005 Christchurch
New Zealand

Time Information

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


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Earthquake 7.1M, Kaiapoi Sept 4th 2010

Published: September 13, 2010
Length: 50:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Glenn F

Just images from around my area of the amazing after effects from the big one that struck and wobbled the crap out of us....


Weka Pass Railway

Published: June 06, 2009
Length: 27:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: mt14l

Was on the South Island of New Zealand, and got to ride on the Weka Pass Railway. Highly recommended - very pretty track, friendly people. Look forward to going back!


DXH 5448 pure and smooth(Unedited version)

Published: September 02, 2009
Length: 09:00 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: wheel5800

https://www.facebook.com/groups/NewZealandRailGeography/ The loco is sweeping through the Kaiapoi curves north of Christchurd.


Kaiapoi Woollen Mills - Quadcopter flight

Published: March 13, 2015
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Brian Greenwood

DJI Phantom Quadcopter flight over the Kaiapoi Woollen Mills (with CAA Approval).


Steamer on the river

Published: February 19, 2010
Length: 31:01 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ralph Williams

The Steamer is fully operational now. I am able to now enjoy all the Waimakariri has to offer. The dog is enjoying it more now that we move forwards. So am I. I may have to get that 16hp donk......


GoBro Vol.2 - Jet Boating

Published: February 10, 2013
Length: 01:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Go Bro

A day out with the jet boat up the Waimak river with GoPros and bros! Filmed on a GoPro Hero 2 and Canon 650d. Edited in Final Cut Pro X.


15 Feb 2013 Torin Group Ht 1 Qualifying Woodford Glen Speedway, Kaiapoi, NZ.

Published: February 18, 2013
Length: 31:45 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Murray Guy Tauranga NZ

15 Feb 2013 Torin Group Ht 1 Qualifying Woodford Glen Speedway, Kaiapoi, NZ. As I Saw it: Murray Guy.


Two trains crossing the Kaiapoi River

Published: December 10, 2013
Length: 11:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: NZ Rail Productions

Train 729 and the Coastal Pacific crossing the Kaiapoi River on the 10th December 2013. This is the first time I have filmed for nearly 2 months as my camera got water damage following Rail...


DXR 8007 ahead of 729 approaching Kaiapoi

Published: August 31, 2013
Length: 16:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: NZ Rail Productions

DXR 8007 leads a very long Train 729 through Kaiapoi on the evening of the 29th August, 2013.


16 Feb 2013 NZ Super Saloon REPECHAGE, AmPro Woodford Glen Speedway, Kaiapoi, NZ.

Published: February 19, 2013
Length: 17:46 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Murray Guy Tauranga NZ

Craig Cardwell and Donald Gregory qualify. As I saw it: Murray Guy.


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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.

Kaiapoi River

The Kaiapoi River is a minor river of north Canterbury, in New Zealand's South Island. Originally called the Cam River, it is a tributary of the Waimakariri River, which it joins at the larger river's estuary. The town of Kaiapoi is situated on the banks of the river. The Kaiapoi River has several tributaries, including the Cam River, used for carting logs and wool in the 1890s and 1900s. There are also several streams that join the Kaiapoi River.

Located at -43.39, 172.678 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Canterbury Region

Cam River / Ruataniwha

The Cam River / Ruataniwha is a small river in Canterbury in the South Island of New Zealand. It is a tributary of the Kaiapoi River, itself a tributary of the Waimakariri River. The Cam / Ruataniwha rises just to the east of the town of Rangiora and flows south across the Canterbury Plains towards Kaiapoi. It has two named tributaries, North Brook and South Brook, both of which rise in Rangiora, plus several unnamed streams and drainage canals.

Located at -43.3763, 172.652 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Canterbury Region

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12 Dec
2020

Canterbury Half Marathon - 13.12.20
Starting at: 01:00 pm (13:00).
More Information: eventful.com.