Hangar 3, Ashburton Airport, Seafield Road.
Skydiving Kiwis the #1 spot in Canterbury to do your tandem skydive! Located in Ashburton and nestled in the heart of Canterbury's majestic scenery, your mind blowing New Zealand skydiving experience awaits you. Not only do you get to feel the rush of freefall reaching speeds of up to 200kph, Your leisurely plane ride to altitude allows you to take in some breath-taking views of Mid Canterbury and New Zealand along the way.
Corner and Wills and East Street
Ashburton Gardens and domian
These beautifully presented gardens are the jewel in Ashburtons crown. A perfect stop to refresh and stretch your legs and a great venue for a family picnic or play day.
The Domain is within walking distance from Ashburton's town centre. A shaded paddling pool which is open during the warmer months is a great place for children to cool off. Safe tracks for children to use their bikes, roller skates or scooters.
A modern playground for children of all ages and abilities to enjoy. Plenty of off street parking and public toilets. Tracks are wheelchair friendly and accessible for everyone.
The Ashburton Domain also provides great exercise and fitness opportunities with tracks and set exercise activities along the way.
211 Wills Street, Ashburton
Ashburton Trust Event Centre
We welcome you to Ashburton’s premier venue for live music, theatre & performance.
Situated 2.3km from the ASURE Adcroft motel, Where you can stay, have a bite to eat at a great eatery and see a show.
PO Box 14, Methven
Mt Hutt Ski Area
Voted NZ's Best Ski Resort Mt Hutt ski area boasts wide open terrain for all ski and snowboard ability levels plus kids 10 years and under ski for free at Mt Hutt. Superb conditions, spectacular terrain and laid back kiwi hospitality will leave you dreaming for more.
Only 1 hours drive from ASURE Adcroft Motel to be playing in the snow.
Lake Hood and the Ashburton Aquatic Park
Whether your idea of evening and weekend relaxation is yachting, water-skiing, fishing, swimming, or simply enjoying a picnic bedside the crystal clear, spring and river-fed waters, there’s something for everyone at Lake Hood. Spanning over 80 hectares – almost two and a half kilometres in length and over a kilometre wide – Lake Hood is the region’s foremost aquatic playground.
Situated only 8km, and a 9 minute drive from the ASURE Adcroft Motel, or bike, run or walk down the river trail to the lake.
20 River Terrace Ashburton
EA Network Centre -Stadium,Swimming pool and Sports Venue
Ashburtons Aquatic and Recreational centre boasts four indoor pools, as well as a relaxing spa and steam room, four indoor courts, two outdoor courts and offers a broad range of aquatic and fitness facilities, including Les Mills and spinning group fitness classes, AshSwim Swim School, Aquacise classes, and a fully equipped fitness centre featuring the latest gym and fitness testing equipment.
In addition to the aquatic and sports facilities, the impressive new complex also features two modern meeting rooms available for hire (including for children's parties) and retail products for adults and children. It now includes EAT café which also provides a full on-site catering service.
The indoor stadium houses four competition-sized courts, spectator seating and a sports house that is providing administration space for local sports organisations.