Ferrymead Family Funday 

25th August 10:00 am - 4:30 pm.  

Come down to Ferrymead Heritage Park for a Fun Filled Family Funday.

We will have all the big inflatables in the park for the day by Event Hire.

Titanic - Bumper Boats - Gladiator - Obstacle Course - Wipeout - Soft Archery - Kids Bouncy Castle.

Ponies2Go will be there with $5 pony rides, petting the cuddly animals would be $3 and for both it would be $7. Cash Only.
Strawberry Fairy will be there face painting. Penny Farthing Bikes will be going around in the park. 

(All the inflatables, tram rides, heritage games and cinema are included in the ticket prices. Please see our Event Ticket prices here)


Wheels Day with Plunket

Sunday 1st September - 10.00 am to 4.30pm

Ferrymead presents Wheels Day in collaboration with Plunket , a fun day out for kids and dads of all ages.

A great chance to see vehicles old and new, ride a tram and explore the park. We will have all our vehicles on display in the park for the day.

All the societies will open their doors and have fundraisers on the day.

There will be face painting in the bakery, a Bouncy Castle in Coronation Park as well as Food Vendors and Coffee.

The proceeds which Plunket receives will go towards Plunket’s campaign called Dadchats which focuses on Fatherhood and Mental Health.

Please see our Event Ticket prices here



Night Market - 4pm to 8pm

1st Saturday of every month 

$2 Gold coin entry per person.     

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Held on the First Saturday of every month at Ferrymead Heritage Park.
50 Ferrymead Park Drive, Heathcote, Christchurch 8022.
Plenty of food vendors to choose from along the main street.
Bouncy Castle and face painter in Coronation park.
Tram rides (small charge applies) and more.



Steam Sunday 

For the next few months the trains will not be running due to the theft. The Canterbury Railways Society are working tirelessly to update the tracks as soon as possible so they can be up and running again. Keep an eye out here and on our facebook for updates of when they will be running again!