Christchurch venues for hire. Christchurch is the largest city in the South Island of New Zealand. So, it is not surprising that it offers the most diverse range of venues in the South Island. Among this diverse range are hotels, theatres, pavilions, arenas, chateaus, and dedicated event spaces. Our top Christchurch venues offer the latest in audiovisual tech, 5-star catering, ample parking, and on-site accommodation for guests and organisers.