About Rangiora


Rangiora is a vibrant town 25km from Christchurch, with a strong sense of community it offers an attractive quality of life in a semi-rural setting.   It is the largest town in North Canterbury and offers all the benefits of a central service town.

Rangiora has become a gateway for local wineries, which have become popular in North Canterbury and, around Rangiora, there are a number to choose from. For more than twenty years the Rangiora Show grounds has hosted an annual "petrol-head" show called Street Machines and Muscle Car Madness which features a large array of vehicles. Rangiora boasts New Zealand's first and only commercial meadery. Located just outside the town it produces mead made from pure New Zealand honey and this is exported to many countries.

The High Street of Rangiora and surrounding streets are home to a variety of boutique stores and cafes.  Rangiora has convenient commercial structure where all business is for the most part carried out in the CBD.

Rangiora High School is one of the largest secondary schools in New Zealand with over 1800 students and the town boasts a variety of education opportunities.


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