Welcome ....

Welcome to the original website created by the communities of Camp Bay, Charteris Bay, Church Bay, Diamond Harbour, Port Levy and Purau. - all information or notices welcome (no censoring).

Diamond Harbour and surrounding districts are located on beautiful Banks Peninsula, on the South Island of New Zealand, about 45 minutes from the city of Christchurch.

The DH Community Association website

This is a separate site. It can be found here

Visiting Vet - every Tuesday

Paul Williams from Little River Veterinary Clinic visits Diamond Harbour area every Tuesday, making house and farm calls. He can also delivery pet food and health products. Visit Little River Vets

Special Notice for Visitors to Diamond Harbour

Unfortunately Diamond Harbour/Church Bay no longer has a Petrol Station. Be careful .. the nearest petrol station is on Colombo Street in Cashmere or if you go via Gebbies Pass there is a petrol station in Tai Tapu.


Welcome to the new site - we hope you like it. As you can see, we are desperately short of graphic designers 'round here, so if you think you can do better, and have a few minutes to spare, please let the webmistress know!

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