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“Great little food market”

Riccarton House & Bush
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US$35.84*
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The Original Bike Tour of Christchurch
Ranked #14 of 249 things to do in Christchurch
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Owner description: Riccarton House & Bush is a unique New Zealand heritage site consisting of two historic buildings, flanked by beautiful open parkland and ornate gardens, bordered by the River Avon and set against extensive native bush forest featuring Kahikatea trees up to 600 years old. This tranquil 12 hectare reserve is located just 3.5 Km from Christchurch city centre.
Reviewed 16 June 2014

Saturday food market was good fun with lots of really fresh and well produced artisan and organic foods. Posh porridge and good coffee for breakfast

Thank Wawata
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Reviewed 9 June 2014 via mobile

The house in undergoing earthquake repairs but you can still enjoy the enclosed walking track. Full of native birds and to get a feel of how canterbury looked like when origiinal settlers first arrived. My favorite is Saturday morning fair my wife enjoys the shopping from fresh vegetables to fresh baking my favorite is the sunshine band which regularly plays there with nice coffee and food worth a visit



Thank rodneyst
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Reviewed 7 June 2014 via mobile

The Saturday markets are quite busy don't know about the Sunday one. Try the local produce, buy some handcrafted goodies or take a stroll through the forest reserve.

Thank Ildefonso O
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

Go on a Saturday morning for that European Feel foodie market. You will love it. Parking is a bit tight - but its worth it.

Thank Kerry553
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

Riccarton Bush is a little bit of the past in our present. Delightful bird song and the short walk through the native bush takes me back to the country. The Saturday day market is excellent although expensive. Even if you are just picking up a few treats here and there from the stalls to sample, you can't help but spend around $50.00 but everything is very yummy. I'm looking forward to Riccartion House reopening.

Thank Y-one19
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