Our Members

Our Membership comes from Business Operators, Residents, and Community Groups within the Kaiapoi-Tuahiwi, The Pines and Kairaki Beach, Woodend, Pegasus, Ohoka, and Ravenswood areas.

The KPA sees its role as promoting Kaiapoi as a township that is a vibrant and prosperous place, which attracts people to visit, engage with the community and enjoy the many amazing attributes and attractions that are unique to a river town.


Andrew Blackwell

Cnr Williams St & Raven Quay

| Blackwell's Department Store

Blackwell’s Department store North Canterbury’s Ionic general merchandiser based in Kaiapoi.

For over 100 years Blackwell’s have continued to serve the wider community with a selection of products second to none, without compromising quality and customer service.

The variety of goods available is extensive, so if you are looking for a household item, clothing for men and women or soft furnishing they are your one stop shop.

Centrally based in on Williams Street with off street parking, this large open space store gives customers a lot of areas to explore.

So visit Blackwell’s Department Store and have the convenience of your entire present shopping catered for at one shop.

Make your shopping stress and hassle free at Blackwell’s this year and discover a new way of life by supporting local family owned businesses.

Blackwell’s Department store where you are spoiled for choice.