The Breeze Walking Festival (Saturday 26 September - Saturday 10 October 2015) encouraged people from Christchurch, Waimakariri and Selwyn to get together and enjoy a wide variety of walks in our beautiful region.

Heathcote River Walkway

Heathcote River Walkway

In 2015 year the festival had been extended to cover the duration of the October school holidays with plenty of choice. From child-friendly jaunts to a more energetic trek for the experienced walker, some included activities which catered for all interests and ages.

16 days of 37 free walks for all terrains, ages, and interests over Saturday 26 September - Saturday 10 October 2015

The walks took in areas within Christchurch city, the Port Hills, and parts of the Waimakariri and Selwyn Districts, including coastlines, forests, ridgelines, river ways, wetlands, gardens and city streets. The 2015 Breeze Walking Festival was a chance to discover new places, learn more about old haunts, try fun activities, and above all to enjoy fresh air, spring sunshine and good company.

Download the 2015 Walking Festival Programme of events booklet [PDF 5MB]