Southern Woods access has changed with the new motorway. 


With the construction of the new Southern Motorway, access to Southern Woods has changed a little. See our maps for southbound and northbound traffic below. 




  • Drive south from Christchurch on SH1, through Templeton towards Rolleston
  • Drive past the nursery and turn left on the new Berketts Road Exit.
  • Follow Berketts road for 400m, then turn left onto Justine Drive
  • Drive all the way down Justine Drive, then turn left on to Robinsons Road
  • Southern Woods will be 300m on the right.  




  • Drive down Lincoln Rolleston Road from the Rolleston Town Centre
  • Left turn onto Selwyn Road
  • Left Turn into Waterholes Road
  • Left Turn into Robinsons Road
  • Southern Woods is at the end of Robinsons Road, number 1002.  


Please follow all on-site signage and drive to the conditions, as traffic management and temporary speed limits will be in place.

Visit the NZTA website for more information here.