Located a short distance from Christchurch CBD in the coastal suburb of New Brighton. Take a break from surfing and relaxing on the popular beaches and go for a stroll on the long pier. Stretching out into the ocean, the pier offers great views of the surrounding ocean and looking back towards the suburb. The pier itself is something to admire with the sturdy structure pointing directly out into the ocean. If you're looking for a great beach getaway from Christchurch, New Brighton should definitely be nearing the top of your list. It's main strip Marine Parade also offers a range of shops and cafés meaning you'll have everything you'll need at your disposal to have a great, relaxing day away from the city.