What's Avonhead like?
If you're looking for the perfect part of the city to explore, why not visit Avonhead? Take time to see the sights such as Mike Pero's Motorcycle Gallery while you're here. Riccarton Park and Russley Golf Club are two places to visit nearby.
How to get to Avonhead
Avonhead is located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the heart of Christchurch.
- Christchurch International Airport (CHC), 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Avonhead
Things to see and do in and around Avonhead
Things to see near Avonhead:
- Riccarton Park (1.1 mi/1.8 km away)
- University of Canterbury (1.5 mi/2.4 km away)
- Mona Vale (2.8 mi/4.5 km away)
- Canterbury Agricultural Park (3 mi/4.8 km away)
- Addington Raceway (3.1 mi/5.1 km away)
Things to do near Avonhead:
- Mike Pero's Motorcycle Gallery (0.9 mi/1.4 km away)
- Russley Golf Club (1.3 mi/2 km away)
- International Antarctic Centre (1.9 mi/3 km away)
- Air Force Museum of New Zealand (2.2 mi/3.5 km away)
- Riccarton Road (2.2 mi/3.5 km away)
When is the best time to visit Christchurch?
- Hottest months: January, February, December, November (average 15°C)
- Coldest months: July, June, August, May (average 7°C)
- Rainiest months: June, October, November, December (average 89 mm of rainfall)