Mini Mountain Magic


Create your own garden with Tim Gibson from Magic Moss When: 9.30am (for 10am start) Wednesday 11 September 2013 Where: Canterbury Horticultural Centre 57 Riccarton Ave South Hagley Park What: Bring only a pair of long-nosed tweezers and a teaspoon, all else is provided Cost: $25 and you take home a completed garden RSVP: Canterbury Horticultural Office … Read More

Fruit Tree Pruning Demonstration

Archive, Fruit & Vegetables

Fruit Tree Pruning Demonstration 10am, Saturday 6 July [highlight type=”light”]FREE [/highlight] Up your skills with a FREE pruning demonstration by the experts from the CHS & Fruit Trees in Schools Project. Bring the family and enjoy a sausage sizzle. West Spreydon School, Lyttelton Street Contact the CHS for further details or cancellations: CHS tel: (03) … Read More

M J Barnett Memorial Lecture


7.30pm Wednesday 25 September 2013
Templin Hall
Canterbury Horticultural Centre
South Hagley Park

Tickets: $25
Early Bird sales (before 25 August 2013) $20


Toast the Roast


We invite you to celebrate winter with Toast the Roast, the Canterbury Horticultural Society’s Mid Winter Luncheon.

12 noon Wednesday 17 July 2013
Templin Hall, Canterbury Horticultural Centre, South Hagley Park.
Tickets: $30 per person

Planting & Caring for Micro Greens Workshop


Come along, taste and plant your very own micro green garden!

9.30am Wednesday 19 June
PC Browne Room
Canterbury Horticultural Centre
57 Riccarton Ave
South Hagley Park

Tickets: $25 per person
Register at the CHS Office tel: (03) 366 6937

WOW 2013 World of Wearable Art

Archive, Recent Tours & Photos

3 Day Short Break October 2013 Friday 4th – Sunday 6th Hotel Ibis, Wellington Includes: WOW Matinee Premium Plus Show Ticket Twin Share Hotel Accommodation 2 Breakfasts and 2 Dinners Zelandia Karori Sanctury ONLY 2 TICKETS REMAINING! $595 member $650 non-member$199 single supplement Cost excludes airfares and lunches Contact: CHS Office tel: 366 6937 or … Read More

Quiz Night


7pm Wednesday 12 June
Canterbury Horticultural Centre PC Browne Room

Enter in teams or make up a team on the night. Entry forms available from the CHS Office
It is said that you use 680Kj of energy when you laugh for 15 minutes. You stand to use 1300Kj on the night!
Which Team, Club or Society can topple the current Champions?

Into the Dark


Floral Art workshop  with Beverley Sloan Well known floral artist Beverley Sloan will conduct this fun winter workshop based on materials foraged from your garden and surroundings. TICKETS  $25.00 Available from CHS Cash, eftpos or creditcard. CHS Office tel: 366 6937 bookings by Friday 10 May CHS Centre 57 Riccarton Ave, South Hagley Park … Read More

Tour News December 2012


The Ellerslie Garden Tours brochure is hot off the press! There are eight fabulous tours and four new ones, including: Red Zone to Eco Zone – A heritage trail through the Christchurch Red Zone, Colour & Style North of the City, Treasured Gardens of the South and an evening tour, Bubbles, Bites & Garden Delights.  … Read More