Our Upcoming August Events


Night Market - Winter hours - 4pm to 8pm

Saturday August the 4th 

Gold coin entry per person - fundraising for building repairs.

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Held on the First Saturday of every month at Ferrymead Heritage Park.
50 Ferrymead Park Drive, Heathcote, Christchurch 8022.
Most of the craft stalls are inside during the winter in the hall on the other side of the railway tracks.
Plenty of food vendors to choose from along the main street.
Bouncy Castle and face painter in Coronation park.
Tram rides and Vulcan railcar rides (small charge applies) and more.


Steam Sunday - 10am to 4:30pm

Sunday August the 12th


On the second Sunday of each month, Peveril our Steam engine is running.
Don't miss out on our special day when admission includes unlimited Steam train rides and unlimited tram rides. 
The Hall of Flame is open with the largest collection of Fire Engines in Australasia as well as
Curragh House and the Printers. 
Steam Sunday is definately the day to come to Ferrymead Heritage Park each month.


Christchurch Diversity Festival

Sunday 12th of August

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* Sunday the 12th is a Family Fun Day. There will be activities to highlight our cultural diversities in the Bakery, the World Cuisine food truck with treats from different countries and other entertainment. This is also our August Steam Sunday with unlimited Steam train and tram rides included in the admission price.