Welcome to Centrewood Estate, one of South Canterbury’s most beautiful historic homesteads, and home to a wide range of fascinating workshops; from culinary to fashion and everything in between.




Our workshops are a wonderful place to gather up your friends, learn new skills and enjoy the stunning surroundings that Centrewood has to offer. We bring in highly skilled and inspiring tutors to share their passions, secrets, and wealth of expertise .


Centrewood Estate is your private hideaway surrounded by 20 acres of land. It is a place where you can relax and recharge your batteries.

Private Hire


Find out more about private hire for conferences, team building, workshops, private and corporate functions which can be tailor made to suit  your requirements.


“Centrewood Estate, what an amazing weekend out in such a beautiful historic setting. Our hosts Jo and Johnny thought of everything. Roaring fires, beautiful food...need I say more.”