People who visit Living Springs are impacted by the beautiful, natural setting and leave with a better connection to the world they live in.
As a host of many large groups, organisations, schools and camps, Living Springs gives people memories and experiences that can impact them for life. The hillside location of the main camping facility and the surrounding 450ha property, make Living Springs a unique and wonderful place. Isn’t it time you visited?
We offer a huge range of camps for all ages, abilities, private small groups as well as large social groups.
- COMMUNITY GROUP CAMPS
- CORPORATE EVENTS
- LIVING SPRINGS CAMPING COLLECTIVE
- SCHOOL CAMPS
The new carpet and heat pumps have now been installed into the Auditorium at Living Springs. What a difference! The heat pumps are so much more efficient and will help us conserve power, while keeping you toasty warm on the cooler winter days. The new carpet is just what the auditorium needed and we created…
Lyttelton Farmers’ Market Every Saturday from 10am until 1pm, tasty goodness all the way down London Street! Website: www.lyttelton.net.nz/farmers-market Address: London Street, Lyttelton Lyttelton Garage Sale Every Saturday at 10am, second hand bargains and household goods. Address: The Portal, 54a Oxford Street, Lyttelton Live Jazz Sundays Live jazz music on the deck of Freemans restaurant…
Welcome to the new Living Springs website. It was time that our website reflected who we are and what we do. Living Springs is a place where environments are created where good things happen. As a Charitable Trust, Living Springs offers many opportunities for everyone to be part of what we do. It is a…
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The move towards an Eco-Sanctuary on this unique 420 hectare property is an evolving one and had its inception forty years ago with a number of comprehensive tree planting programmes in the early years of Living Springs.
There has been a considerable momentum shift in recent years with the Allandale Stream Restoration programme beginning in 2011 and then enlarging to include the ‘Plant a Hundred Totaras’ initiative and “Predator Free Allandale” concept in 2013/14. Out of this base in 2014 began to emerge the idea of a Living Springs Eco – Sanctuary.
Today Living Springs is preparing to plant another 7500 native trees between winter 2018 – 2020 alongside formalising plans for the Ecosanctuary. Support through donations and volunteer labour are needed. Ask the staff about Corporate Responsibility packages to enable your company to partner with this project.