50th Years

0800 426 684

Catering, Marquees, and Venues for every occasion.

Christchurch, Canterbury and South Island Wide.

Welcome to Continental – your complete special occasion, wedding and events caterer and marquee and hire equipment specialist.

Perhaps it’s your wedding day, your company’s corporate function, an intimate dinner with friends, or a gala themed banquet?  Whatever the style, or scale, of your event our highly experienced event catering professionals and hire equipment team will work with you to ensure its complete success.

The Continental experience offers superb catering with contemporary menus, delivered in a range of stunning venues, a superior marquee selection at a variety of marquee locations, quality event hire equipment and warm and engaging service.

Continental is proudly New Zealand owned and operated.Gold Award 2015

In 2015 we celebrate 50 years in business as well as receiving the Gold standard Hire Excellence Award.

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Proudly supporting the following in our Community:

Special Children's Christmas Party: Putting a smile on the face of up to 1800 in need children for at least one special day this year

Inspire Foundation: Supporting young talented Cantabrians in any endeavour

Christchurch Symphony Orchestra


Our chefs work at creating and presenting exquisite food for every occasion. From cocktails and canapés to elaborate gala dinners, the menus are carefully designed with each dish served to restaurant quality and in the venue of your choice. Explore Continental’s food and beverage menus and service options on our catering page.

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Combine delicious food, exceptional service and our expertise to create the perfect celebration. You’ll find all the ingredients for a memorable and well-orchestrated wedding party.

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Our marquee hire selection is one of New Zealand’s finest. Pristinely presented and of the highest quality, suitable for all styles of functions, festivals, fetes and Fieldays. Or for romantic weddingdays and gala events see our elegant silk-lined marquee range.

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Event Equipment hire

From tableware and linens to furniture, heating and dance floors, source a complete range of party hire equipment at Continental’s one stop Rangiora shop.

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Prepared to impress, we operate throughout the South Island at the most distinctive public and private venues. Or use one of our marquees to set the venue at a site of your choice. - our place or yours.

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