in Waimakariri District of Canterbury, New Zealand

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-43.317 and 172.667 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -43° 19' 0" and E 172° 40' 0"
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: 09:02 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Pacific/Auckland
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
8:01 am and 4:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
43.316 and -7.311 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for New Zealand in Australia and New Zealand

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to New Zealand.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning New Zealand. Last Update: 2024-06-18 08:18:47

Discover Woodend

Woodend in Waimakariri District (Canterbury) with it's 3,059 citizens is a city in New Zealand about 177 mi (or 285 km) south-west of Wellington, the country's capital city.

Local time in Woodend is now 09:02 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Auckland with an UTC offset of 12 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Woodend, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in New Zealand is Christchurch International Airport in a distance of 14 mi (or 22 km), South-West. 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: 9°C / 49 °F

Morning Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 9°C / 48 °F
Night Temperature 7°C / 45 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 80%
Air Pressure 1022 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 10 km/h (6 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Overcast clouds

Wednesday, 19th of June 2024

10°C (49 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 20th of June 2024

11°C (51 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, overcast clouds.

Friday, 21st of June 2024

10°C (50 °F)
7°C (45 °F)
Few clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Stoneleigh Lodge

4,7 mi
55 Threlkelds Rd
7692 Ohoka
New Zealand

Time Information

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

Riverstone Motel

3,4 mi
18 Southbrook Road
7400 Rangiora
New Zealand

Time Information

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

Pegasus Gateway Motels and Apartments

0,8 mi
4 Main North Road
7610 Woodend
New Zealand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Lilybrook Rangiora Motel

3,5 mi
60 Percival St
7400 Rangiora
New Zealand

Time Information

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

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Figured life out yet?

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Published: May 15, 2012
Length: 43:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
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Published: April 19, 2012
Length: 58:39 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Dylan Bateup

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Published: September 05, 2014
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Waikuku beach 360

Published: April 20, 2009
Length: 21:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mel Gizzy

Waikuku Beach from the beach surf club. 360.

Horsing around at Waikuku Beach - 0408

Published: December 27, 2008
Length: 59:26 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Nick Thorp

Waikuku Beach: riding in the wet, riding in the dry; Chants gets her share of horse riding in during our trip home to New Zealand. Includes rare footage of me looking comfortable and relaxed...

New Helmet Pole Mount Skateboard

Published: March 29, 2015
Length: 20:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: kitemadad

Trying out my new helmet pole mount with my old Gopro Hero 2. A quick tour of Waikuku.

Pegasus Update Aug 2010

Published: August 27, 2010
Length: 39:48 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: John Barrow

This is the latest Update Video from the Pegasus Town development, Canterbury, NZ.

Restoration of the Tutaepatu Lagoon

Published: February 15, 2012
Length: 26:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Environment Canterbury

Find out about the restoration of the Tutaepatu Lagoon near Woodend, supported by the Canterbury Water Management Strategy. The Waimakiriri Zone Committee has provided $40000 in Immediate...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Waikuku is a small township in Canterbury, New Zealand, about 35 minutes drive north from the centre of Christchurch. At the 2001 census, Waikuku had a population of 738 people. It is home to many surfers. The playground and flying fox are big attractions. Waikuku school has been providing education for 140 years. In 2014 Waikuku school will relocate to Pegasus.

Located at -43.3, 172.683 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in New Zealand, Waimakariri District

Woodend, New Zealand

Woodend is a town 26 km north of Christchurch on State Highway 1 named after one of New Zealand's early settlers named Thomas Woodend. The population as at the 2006 Census was 2,637. Woodend is in the Waimakariri District with both the Waimakariri and Ashley Rivers running either side. Close by Pegasus Bay and a new town currently under construction called Pegasus Town.

Located at -43.3167, 172.667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Waimakariri District, Populated places in New Zealand

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