Booking and Payment

All bookings for CF 2013 have now closed

You can turn up without booking and pay casual day rates. These are $14 per day and $7 per night ($21 for a day + night). Tents, mattresses and bunks may or may not be available in this situation - please check with the Stewards.

Quick reference for CF 2013

  • Children 3 years and under free
  • Single day costs for adult/child: $14.00 / $7.00
  • Single overnight costs for adult/child: (add) $7.00 / $3.50


Bookings for the feast, repast and meal plan have closed.

Additional T-shirt

The below may or may not still be available, please contact the Stewards to check.

  • Tent hire: $30
  • Mattress: $1/night
  • Bunk: $1 per night
  • Shuttles: bookings closed.
  • Hay Bales

Not a SCA member?

There is a $2 event membership fee for anyone 18 or over who is not a member of the SCANZ Inc or an affiliated organisation (e.g. SCA Australia or SCA Inc). Members, please show your membership card when you check in at the gatehouse on arrival. Your receipt, if you request one, will be issued on arrival.


Bank Deposit

If you are from outside New Zealand, the CF Booking form can show prices in $A or $US and we can accept personal cheques from either country without difficulty - bank cheques or $NZ conversion are not required. A mailing address for cheques will be included in your emailed booking confirmation.

If you have a New Zealand bank account and would like to pay for Canterbury Faire by internet payment (direct credit), here are the details.

Account name: SCANZ Inc - Barony of Southron Gaard
Account Number: 03 0855 0256124 00

When you pay electronically, you MUST complete the references that appear on the Payee’s bank statement (our bank statement, not yours) as follows:

First reference (usually called the particulars): Your BOOKING number from the form, e.g. CF37545
Second reference (usually called the code): Your surname
Third reference (if available): The number of adults and children being paid for, e.g. 2/3 for 2 adults and 3 children.

The bank account will be checked periodically for transactions by the Reeve. Notification will then be sent if we have your email address. If you have paid electronically, and haven’t heard from us within a week, please email the Faire Bookings Steward.


Cheques should be made payable to "SCANZ Southron Gaard" and sent to "Canterbury Faire, 3/107 Ranfurly St St Albans, Christcurch 8014."

Canterbury Faire AS LIII will run from Saturday January 19 - Sunday 27 January 2019.

The Faire Steward for 2019 is Magnifica Ginevra Isabella di Serafino Visconti, Baroness of Southron Gaard. Please email us if you have any enquiries.