Banks Peninsula Walking Festival

16 Nov 2019 through to 24 Nov 2019

Banks Peninsula Walking Festival

16 Nov 2019 through to 24 Nov 2019

The Walking Festival celebrates the stunning scenery and intimate communities of Banks Peninsula. The walks will take place over the weekends of November 2 & 3 November, 9 &10 November, 16 & 17 November and 23 & 24 November 2019. The event is designed by local people who love to share their passion for this special place with people from the wider community. Participants will enjoy a refreshing walk and are guaranteed an enjoyable experience as they relax, meet new people and together absorb the stories and atmosphere of this rugged land, right on the doorstep of Christchurch.

  • Project Lyttelton
  • Little River Wairewa Community Trust
  • Rod Donald Trust
  • Christchurch City Council
  • Rata Foundation
  • Akaroa District Promotions

Walks will showcase our communities and their diversity and range from information rich short tours of the towns, to major tramps across the hills, so there is something for everyone young and old, fit or not so fit, planned into the program.

You must register for the walks on Eventfinda.
The departure place will be revealed to you once you have booked the walk. 

Banks Peninsula Walking Festival
November 2019

• Experienced leaders for all walks
• Town, rural and wilderness walks
• Special walks for dogs, photographers, sketchers, parents and babies, historians and botanists
• Walks for all ages and fitness levels
• Walks all over the Banks Peninsula
• Bookings essential

Four wonderful weekends:

Programme available from outdoor stores, libraries, Lyttelton, Little River and Akaroa Information Centres and www.bankspeninsulawalks.co.nz/banks-peninsula-walking-festival/

History…geology….botany…art….adventures….overnight camps and tramps. 

Walks will showcase our communities and their diversity and range from information rich short tours of the towns, to major tramps across the hills, so there is something for everyone young and old, fit or not so fit, planned into the program.

Full brochures can be picked up from the Akaroa Adventure Centre once they are out. 

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