Avon River Punting - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
This panorama shows the Punting on the Avon punting station, the Antigua Boat Sheds, from a bridge over the Avon River by Cambridge Terrace. Some of the canoes and punts are lined up outside the historic boat sheds on the riverbank. Several punts can be seen on the satellite view on the Google map of Christchurch.
Avon River Punting - FURTHER INFORMATION
Avon River Punting - Christchurch visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Avon River Punting' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Canterbury.
Punting on the Avon in Christchurch offers visitors punting excursions via either hired punts or guided punting tours. This is a very relaxing way to see Christchurch from the Avon River and is quite popular with tourists. Punting on the Avon has two punting stations -
- City Punting Station - from next to Worcester Boulevard Bridge, next to the Canterbury Provincial Buildings and a short distance from Cathedral Square.
- Park Punting Station - from the historic Antigua Boat Sheds, 2 Cambridge Terrace. The boat shed is a well known Christchurch landmark, just 5 minutes walk from the entrance to the Botanic Gardens and Christchurch Arts Centre.
Punting on the Avon
2 Cambridge Terrace
Christchurch, New Zealand