NEWS

Everyone Loves a Holiday

04 January 2019
Young@heart

As much as routine and consistency are great values to have in our life, there is nothing like taking time out to have a holiday. Sometimes the most difficult part of the holiday is deciding what to do and where to go.  Living Springs has a great option for all age groups, but is now…

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For Working Parents

14 December 2018
Holiday camp

Are you still looking for childcare next week?  We still have availability for the Living Springs Day Camp running 17 -21 Dec.  Ages 8-12 years.  Bus pick up and drop off at Princess Margaret Hospital everyday.  Cost is $45/day, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea provided.  Activities include: adventure stream, archery, tree climb, swimming, and…

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Haeata are Back

04 December 2018
Financial Literacy camp

We love hosting Aorangi Sponsored school camps.  This week, through the Dublin Street Trust, we have two groups of Haeata students at camp.  Tyrina Stewart is running a Financial Literacy Camp, where the students will treat camp like the real world.  They need to pay rent and a bond for their bunkroom, work while at…

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Young@Heart Camp

26 November 2018
Young@Heart camp

Are you Young@Heart?  Do you have older family members who are Young@Heart?  Living Springs has the ideal solution to your Christmas shopping.  Shout them to a trip away for a weekend at Living Springs for the Young@Heart camp.  February 1-3, 2019.  Register directly online at www.livingsprings.co.nz or buy a gift certificate to give to your…

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Parent/Child Camp Opportunity with Parenting Place

23 November 2018
Parent Child Camp

The Parenting Place are running a parent/child camp at Living Springs.  This camp is open for general registrations and Living Springs are more than happy to promote this to our community. Camp dates November 30 – Dec 2. Here is some information on it if you are keen.  The rates are highly subsidised, only $100…

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First Living Springs Father & Sons Camp

13 November 2018
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Had a great weekend with all the fathers and sons that came out to participate in it. We had loads of fun competing in Minute to Win it Challenges, trying our newest activity Mountain Boarding, going down our Adventure Stream late at night and a whole lot of other great activities. Hopefully this blossoms into…

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Latvian Centenary Celebrations

12 November 2018
Banquet

2018 marks 100 years since the proud Baltic nation of Latvia declared Independence and last weekend saw a series of festivities taking place in this southern most Latvian outpost. Approximately 50 people traveled from across New Zealand to camp in this setting above Lyttelton Harbour.  The weekend activities included a series of walks, treks, archery,…

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The Bellbirds Chime In

06 November 2018
Mou Bpct At Living Springs

Recently we were privileged to be one of the key signatories of the  Banks Peninsula 2050 Predator Free Initiative and Living Springs was featured on TVNZ One News on Sunday Nov, 4.  You can here the report here https://youtu.be/lN_2WIyVN0U Along with key personnel from DOC, Ecan, Christchurch City Council, Banks Peninsula Iwi, Banks Peninsula Conservation Trust…

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A big thank you to St Johns Youth

05 November 2018
St John Youth

Living Springs enjoyed hosting St John Youth for their Regional Competitions 2018. It was a large group of over 200 young people plus leaders. We had amazing feedback and very much value the partnership we have with St John Youth and many other Community and Health groups in Canterbury and NZ. Living Springs is all…

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International Motorcycle Trial returns to Christchurch

29 October 2018
Nz Trial Champs

The were held at Living Springs over Labour weekend with competitors from NZ, Australia and Oceania.  Hosted by the Pioneer Motorcycle Club in conjunction with the NZ Trial Championships and MNZ and MA, it was the first time for over 30 years that an international Motorcycle trial was held in Christchurch.  It was Trans-Tasman rivalry…

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