The Kaiapoi i-SITE Visitor Information Centre is a member of New Zealand’s i-SITE network and the official i-SITE for the Waimakariri District, with trained friendly staff and ‘official’ local experts.

  • FREE Booking service for local and nationwide accommodation, buses, trains, shuttles, ferries and attractions
  • FREE advice and friendly service
  • FREE parking and easy access
  • FREE Itinerary planning
  • FREE local and regional maps and brochures
  • DOC Brochure and Backcountry Hut Tickets
  • Fish & Game license
  • Close to the #1 and #95 bus stops on Williams Street

Personalised Gift Vouchers

The Kaiapoi i-SITE can provide personalised gift vouchers for local activities. We offer KiwiRail excursions, including the TranzAlpine route – just ask our friendly team for more information.



143 Williams St, Kaiapoi
03 327 3134
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Monday – Friday: 9 am – 5 pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Public Holidays: Closed


Visitor Guides Available

The official Visitor Guide for the Waimakariri District will help you plan your visit and stay in fabulous district. Pop in to see us or get in touch by phone 03 327 3134 or email to request your copy.