This page contains links to accomodation in the local area, tourist information, travel options and venue details.
Registration and Welcome tea/coffee:
Outside Erskine 031 (basement).
Erskine 031 (basement) and Erskine 445/446 (4th floor).
Lunch, morning and afternoon tea:
Erskine 442 (4th floor).
Many travel options are covered by UC Sustainability. A taxi from the airport to the motels close to the university will cost around NZ$20. Motels surrounding the campus are in easy walking distance. Motels on Riccarton Road are within walking distance, but there are also many university bound bus routes which service this area.
Mike Steel has put together a very useful travel and visitor information page.
Bus routes and timetables:
Official Tourist Information:
Visitor information including a link to Christchurch street maps.
Accommodation near the University:
The following are some of accommodation options available locally:
Accommodation search engines:
There are new motels opening on Riccarton Road (which is close to university and on many bus routes to university and city) almost by the week. So it is also worth checking out the general accomodation search sites:
The following budget backpackers are available in the city, with easy access to bus routes to university;
Bed and continental breakfast is available for NZ$56.00 (inclusive of GST) per night of your stay.
Rooms can be booked through Mik Black. Bookings cannot be made directly with Bishop Julius, Mik is collating a group booking. The final deadline for bookings with us is midday on 1 June. However, earlier booking is advised as rooms are limited.