(Redirected from Eyrewell)
Destruction of the forest the area is named after on 1 August 1975
|Territorial authority||Waimakariri District|
Te Tai Tonga (Maori electorate)
|Time zone||NZST (UTC+12)|
|• Summer (DST)||NZDT (UTC+13)|
|Postcode||7476 and 7495|
|Local iwi||Ngāi Tahu|
Due to Canterbury's lack of native forest, in the early 1900s the government planted exotic forests throughout North Canterbury, including Eyrewell Forest. On 1 August 1975, however, most of the forest was blown over by strong north-westerly winds.
- "Weather statistics for EYREWELL FOREST, Canterbury (New Zealand)". yr.no. Retrieved 28 November 2013.