Mona Vale is a delightful place to relax in peaceful surroundings. Enjoy a garden of mature trees, sloping lawns and herbaceous borders, a large rose garden, irises and a water lily pond. The sheltered setting also showcases a number of impressive buildings of regional historic significance. Mona Vale Homestead is listed with Heritage New Zealand as a Historic Place Category 1 and the Gate House at the Fendalton Road entrance is a Category 2 listed building.
|November to February||7am to 9pm|
|March||7am to 8pm|
|April||7am to 6.30pm|
|May to August||7am to 5.30pm|
|September||7am to 6pm|
|October||7am to 7pm|
Mona Vale, 40 Mona Vale Avenue, Fendalton.
The 29 Airport–City via Fendalton stops just a two minute walk from the entrance.
Visit the Metro Christchurch(external link) website for more information on bus routes and timetables as they are subject to change.
Free onsite parking is available via the Mona Vale Avenue entrance. The coach park outside the grounds off Mona Vale Avenue is also available for parking.
Groups can be dropped off at the Fendalton Road entrance, wander along beside the river through the gardens, then be picked up by their bus on Mona Vale Avenue or vice versa.