Christmas Twilight Rogaine

christchurch christmas rogaineHo! Ho! Ho! The very exciting Christmas Twilight Rogaine is coming to town!

We are very excited to let you know that we will be holding our annual rogaine starting from the Heathcote Valley Cricket Club on Wednesday, 16 December 2020. Add it to your Rogaine calendar now!

You will have the added challenge (and bonus!) of riding the Gondola unlimited times... Adding to your strategy, and giving you a pleasant break while you suss out the next checkpoints you might  visit with your rogaine buddies. Only, probably pays to keep an eye out the window!


Registration will be held at the Heathcote Cricket Club from 5:00pm for both the 90 minute and 2.5 hour events. Maps will be available to preregistered teams on arrival. Google map of where registration is here

Flexible start time

Teams participating in the 2.5 hour course are invited to start any time between 5:30pm and 6:30pm. Teams on the 90 minute course can start any time between 5:30pm and 7:30pm.


The event is based at the Heathcote Cricket Club (it's in the middle of the valley on the route to Lyttelton). We recommend allowing approximately 15 minutes driving time from central Christchurch.

Entry fees (includes unlimited rides on the Christchurch Gondola!):
Event Adult  Student (Teritary) Student (High School) School child
90 minute $30 $25 $20 $10
2.5 hour $30 $25 $20 $10

Car Parking

Parking will be along Bridle Path Road and Port Hills Road.


Toilet facilities will be available at the event center.

Recommended Gear

Christchurch weather is highly variable and we recommend that participants are prepared for all extremes. At minimum the following gear is required

· Polypro or equivalent top, Hat, Jacket, Whistle, Pen or pencil as back up, cellphone.

Bring a bowl and cup for food afterwards!


There will not be drinking water out on course so please ensure you have enough on you for the full time you will be out.


If not competing but keen to be involved please let us know - we're always keen to accept offers of help! Let us know via email if you or family members are available to help out.

Any questions? Email us at 



Online entry is now available for the Christmas Twilight Rogaine 2020.

Click here to enter

Further Faster Summer Rogaine Series 13, 20, 27 Jan & 3 Feb 2021

Break up the working week with an exciting foray into some of the lesser known parts of the Port Hills. The events are hosted with the support of the New Zealand Rogaining Association and are a great family evening out or a stepping stone to longer events later in the year.

Dates: Wednesday's 13th, 20th, 27th Jan & 3rd Feb 2021

Location: Port Hills, Christchurch

Terrain: An exciting foray into some of the lesser known parts of the Port Hills.

Course Planners: Tim Farrant, Stephanie Farrant, Nick Smith, Odelios Reugg

Entries are open. 

Online entry is now available for the Further Faster Summer Rogaine Series 2021.

Click here to enter