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Ahumahi - Mānia

Located in south west Hornby, Mānia on Shands Road has a total development area of 41 hectares.

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Mānia Industrial Lots, Hornby

Located on 320 Shands Road, Mānia is located in south west Hornby, Christchurch, and has a total development area of 41 hectares.

The development is located close to a number of transit links, including the state highway network for heavy goods vehicles to the south, north and west and to Port Lyttleton, the Southern Motorway link between Christchurch and Rolleston, Christchurch Airport (12 minutes) and the KiwiRail network.

Zoned Heavy Industrial under the City Plan, Shands Road is located adjacent to existing industrial, logistics, manufacturing and transport developments.

Ngāi Tahu Property has development land for Design, Build, Lease opportunities. Please register your interest today by emailing Development Manager, Jason Steed:

Key Attributes

  • Address

    320 Shands Road, Hornby, Christchurch

  • Total development Area

    41 hectares

  • Lot sizes

    0.2 hectares - 4.5 hectares

  • Zoning

    Industrial Heavy Zone

  • Construction partners

    No ties to construction companies

  • Development options

    Design, build, lease

  • Transport links

    Easy access to main routes of South Island

Indicative Programme

The development will be delivered in stages to meet market demand.

Stage one titles available April 2022. Stage 2 titles scheduled for October 2022. 

Register your interest

Jason Steed, Development Manager
Ngāi Tahu Property

Call for more info

Phone: 021 226 7729


Address: 320 Shands Road, Hornby, Christchurch



Significance of the name Mānia

The location of the Mānia development is within the claim area of Hapakuku Kairua, and on the soils and aggregate formed by a former flow of the Waimakariri River as it arced around and linked to the course now occupied by the Huritini/Halswell River. The river trail has intermittent evidence of the use of the river course as a trail and for mahinga kai, predominantly in the form of nohoanga and food refuses. This locality is also positioned within the west portion of formerly vast expanse of open plains dominated by native grasses and ferns, that bordered the western most portion of environs that became west Christchurch. The evidence denoting former open plains dominated by fern and native grasslands appears on the earliest European survey maps of the mid-19th century. To acknowledge the resources and environs once utilised by Māori ancestors, use of Māori names for features such as Grasses/Mānia, Ferns/Arrhe and plan-lands/Pākihi have been gifted by Te Ngāi Tūāhuriri Rūnunga to this Ngāi Tahu Property development.