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The Breeze Walking Festival is back for 2014 and is better then ever! 

From the 27th of September to the 5th of October enjoy over 30 walks around Canterbury, there is something for everyone!

The Breeze will be at four feature with our Vintage lounge and some healthy snacks walks:

Tou Olo o Saele. Lets Walk, lets Bounce! 

Saturday 27th September 9am - 2pm 

Meet: Linwood North School, 221 Woodham Road, Linwood North 

It’s Tuvalu language week. Celebrate the diversity of Pacific communities with our Pacific youth, families, nanas and poppas on a fun and interactive walk plus information sharing, health checks, great entertainment, celebrity guests, food and music

Booking required: Pacific Trust (03) 366 3900 or Rain date: 4 Oct.

Distance: 5km 


 Walk by the River 

 Sunday 28th September, 11am, 12 noon, 1pm and 2pm 

Meet: Antigua Boatsheds, 2 Cambridge Tce, Central City 

Hear about the amazing transformation of the Ōtākaro/Avon River from the team helping to make it happen. Guided riverside walks include children’s activities and the Future Christchurch Showcase with its interactive rebuild displays.

Distance: 1km 


The Great Dog Walk 

Saturday 4th October 9.30am - 12.30pm 

Meet: Roto Kohatu Lakes  Car Park, Sawyers Arms Road, Harewood 

Whistle up your dog and head to Roto Kahu Lakes to take part in a dedicated walk for our canine friends. Celebrity dogs, information and demonstrations by dog clubs and services will inform and entertain you. Dogs must be on a lead and under control at all times. All entries go into a draw to win great prizes.

 Distance: 3km or 5km loop 

Booking required 9.30am -10am on the day 


Alright? Amble 

Sunday 5th October 11am - 3pm 

Meet: Botanic Gardens Visitors Centre, Botanic Gardens, Central City

Part treasure hunt, part orienteering this is a walk with a difference.  Pick up your map from the Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre and find five hidden delights. Collect a stamp at each one and return for a prize! Last map available at 2.30pm.

Distance: 2km 

 If you would like to win a mystery Weekend Escape, pick up one of The Breeze Walking Festival booklets from a Christchurch City Library,  register your details below and enter the special code to win! 



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