Christchurch town has existed in one form or another since the iron age
when the area between the river Avon and the river Stour was used as a
trading point and safe mooring for visiting traders. Throughout history
the town has adapted to suit the era and today as a result has a multitude
of tales to tell and features to see.
visitors this area of coastline remains unknown to many and a jewel in the crown
of those who have the good fortune to find us. A tremendous sense of community
exists between those who have lived here all their lives and those who have
settled here from other areas.
The pages listed below are your guide to exploring the town.