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Group accom­mo­da­tion and out­door activities




Our Mis­sion State­ment:

“To pro­vide cost effec­tive accom­mo­da­tion and activ­ity facil­i­ties to the community.”


Blue Skies is located only 20 min­utes north of cen­tral Christchurch and Christchurch air­port. Set in 7ha of park like grounds, it pro­vides a tran­quil work­ing envi­ron­ment and space to enjoy. Blue Skies is a dynamic multiple-​building facil­ity, offer­ing a range of group accom­mo­da­tion for 10 – 200 people in sin­gle rooms, twin sin­gles and bunk rooms. There is also the option to self-​cater or fully cater for your group.


Blue Skies has a dis­tinctly rural feel, with space to train or play, on-​site activ­i­ties and camping.


Busi­ness Con­fer­ences, School Camps, Church Groups, Train­ing Retreats, Sports Teams, Fam­ily Cel­e­bra­tions, Events, Club Gath­er­ings and Pic­nics – we have spa­cious grounds and plenty of rooms for your group to expe­ri­ence, stay, con­nect, camp, play, train, retreat, learn and be active.


Blue Skies is the com­plete solu­tion with an on-​site swim­ming pool, ori­en­teer­ing, chal­lenge activi­ties includ­ing Con­fi­dence and Ini­tia­tive Courses, vol­ley­ball area, dodge ball, fly­ing fox, frisbee golf, camp fire pit, and room to kick, throw or bat a ball. As well as instructed Abseiling, Rock­wall Climb­ing and lead­er­ship pro­grammes– with Out­door Edu­ca­tion New Zealand, it is ideal for your group’s camp, con­fer­ence, retreat, event or sem­i­nar. Blue Skies has easy access to Kaiapoi town-​ship and river walks. We are two min­utes to Kaiapoi town­ship, providing you with local shops, super­mar­kets, aquatic cen­tre and museum. You will find pub­lic trans­port at the gate. On-​site we have easy bus, vehi­cle and van turn­around areas and unlim­ited parking.


ENQUIRE NOW about your groups’ next occasion to a friendly and helpful Blue Skies team member.



Blue Skies Team with Mark Inglis Scouts Adventure Plus Ambassador


12 Williams Street, Kaiapoi

Christchurch 7630

03 327 8007