Blogs

Gone fishing in Selwyn

Monday, 20 February 2023

Our top fishing tips and the best locations in Selwyn to cast your rod.

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Low-cost fun in Selwyn

Wednesday, 1 February 2023

Our short list of fun activities in Selwyn you can do on the cheap

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Four relaxing campgrounds in Selwyn

Wednesday, 21 December 2022

Escape to one of our campgrounds for a much-needed relaxing break

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Give Golf a Go

Wednesday, 7 December 2022

Take a swing at Ellesmere Golf Club on Saturday 18 December 2022. Bring the whole family for a great day out! 

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A rare find in West Melton

Friday, 18 November 2022

Interact with a new animal at Glenlothian Farm in West Melton. Read more about owner Glenda Goatley and her journey with rare breeds.  

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Selwyn Bus Trip: Porters and Craigieburn

Tuesday, 11 October 2022

Read about Charlie Murray and his friend’s mountain biking adventures in the heart of Selwyn’s backcountry, the Craigieburn range.

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Your guide to Garden Centres and Nurseries in Selwyn

Tuesday, 4 October 2022

Follow our guide to find flowers that will put a smile on your face, all sourced from local Selwyn companies and markets.

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Selwyn Bus Trip: Mt White Station

Thursday, 29 September 2022

Read Charlie Murray’s story about their Selwyn Bus Trip and learn what he gets up to with his mountain bike rider friends at Mt White Station.

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West Melton’s must-see gardens

Thursday, 29 September 2022

Explore some of the best gardens on offer in West Melton.

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Must-see gardens near Rolleston

Tuesday, 27 September 2022

Witness some of the most beautiful gardens on offer near Rolleston.

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Tucked away in the village of Castle Hill

Thursday, 15 September 2022

Hear from some of Castle Hill’s locals about what makes their village and community special.

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Free Skiing in Selwyn

Tuesday, 16 August 2022

Some of New Zealand’s Freeride World Tour champs began on the slopes of Selwyn’s ski fields. Ollie Hunt shares how his own experience at “the clubbies” prepared him for the Freeride World Tour competitions.  

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