Coldstream Estate is situated in
Mid Canterbury, on the East Coast of South Island of New
Zealand, about one and a half hours south of
Christchurch International Airport. Christchurch, often
referred to as The Garden City, is the largest city in
the South Island. It has a rich English heritage dating
back to its settlement in 1840.
The Canterbury Plains are a rich
agricultural region stretching from the Southern Alps to
the Pacific Ocean. It is also a mecca for adrenalin and
adventure enthusiasts with jet boating, hot air
ballooning, horse racing, white water rafting, sky
diving, four wheel drive tours, skiing and snowboarding.
Mt Hutt is the closest ski field. The district also has
a number of conservation areas.
the magnificent braided Rangitata River for five
kilometres. With its headwaters high in the Southern
Alps the Rangitata River is world renowned for its Chinook
salmon fishing. It is also noted
for its sea run Brown
trout early in the season, and supports good
Rainbow trout less often targeted by anglers.
November to April.
The Rangitata River Mouth itself,
just two kilometres downstream from the farm, is one of
the more famous salmon fishing areas in the South Island
with large numbers of salmon regularly caught
For map to Coldstream Estate
Alastair & Annie Studholme
0064 3 3037379
0064 3 3037016