We’ve been looking out for Kiwis since founding in Christchurch in 1926 as the South Island Motor Union (SIMU).  AMI Insurance has changed a little bit over these past 90 years, which has involved us becoming part of IAG, the largest insurance group in New Zealand and Australia. We know that the world is changing with technology, lifestyles and attitudes, so we’re making sure that we continue to strive to be readily available and relevantly accessible to all our customers.  With over 60 stores nationwide, there’s sure to be a store nearby, so you can come in for a face-to face chat.  We’re a bunch of real people and we’re looking out for over 460,000 customers already, so why don’t you join us and we’ll be right here for you too.

Brymac Tiles

Brymac Tiles is a family owned business established in Christchurch in 1976, yes that’s right, Brymac have been operating in the Christchurch tile market for 40 years! Brymac knows tiles and tiling; we believe we offer the best quality European tiles at the best price; materials that you can count on to get any tiling job done and an installation team with a 40 year reputation for quality.  Who else can say that?  Brymac tiles - Quality, Price and Advice... Nice!

CIC Financial

CIC Financial is a financial wellbeing company in New Zealand. We work with individuals and small to medium businesses to protect and grow their wealth. We assist people with life and income insurance planning, ACC levy management, mortgage advice, KiwiSaver & wealth management

Harman Motors

With strong family connections to the area, David Harman is passionate about Sydenham and has been a Sydenham Quarter committee member since 2011.  A qualified automotive engineer, David owns Harman Motors at 345 Colombo Street by the Brougham Motorway – a business started by his father in Sydenham over 70 years ago.  David's mother attended Sydenham School in the 1920s and his grandfather had a furniture factory in Brisbane Street.  Harman Motors today has a reputation for specialist tuning of vehicles, general repairs and WOF inspections.  David's vision for the future of  Sydenham includes helping businesses succeed by working together in the community and supporting each other.

Stack Electrical

Stack Electrical is a family owned business established in Christchurch in 1984. Stack Electrical has a focus on providing superior customer service to all sectors of the industry at all times. No job is too big or too small for Stack Electrical to undertake. We are happy to repair a faulty light, wire a new home, install Solar Heating or heat pumps or undertake a major installation at a fuel site. Call us today on 03 379 4062.

Swain Woodham Group

Insurance with heart!  Swain Woodham Group offers advice on insurance for: Life, Trauma, Income Protection, Key Person Business, Total & Permanent Disability, Mortgage Protection, and Medical. Also specialists for: Investments, Kiwisaver, Succession Planning, and Mortgage Advice.

Swain Woodham Group - providing certainty and comfort with heart.

The Well Church

The Well is a young and vibrant church. We are part of the Wesleyan Methodist Church of New Zealand and play a valuable role in strengthening our local SYDM community. We also have a wonderful facility that is available for hire.

Westende Jewellers

Westende Jewellers is a family owned Jewellery store specialising in New and Vintage Antique Jewellery.  Having operated in Central Christchurch and Sydenham for over 50 years since 1967 they have combined beautiful Jewellery with exceptional service.  They also stock the largest range of New & Vintage Wedding Bands in Christchurch, if you can't find what you're looking for then they can custom make to your exact specifications.  Contemporary fashion brands Karen Walker, Stow, Kat Gee, Ellani, Endless and watches by Daniel Wellington are also available.  Along with watches by Citizen, Isadora and Union St.  They also buy old Rings and Jewellery along with broken or damaged gold items.  Jewellery & watch repairs, remodelling & valuations.

WooHoo NZ Tax Refunds

WooHoo is New Zealand's leading online tax agency. Offering more than just tax refunds, we can file mandatory tax returns to keep you in IRDs good books. 

You Can! Fitness Solutions

Having had a lifetime love of health and fitness Kirsten Russell of You Can! Fitness Solutions took the plunge in setting up her own private boutique fitness studio. The goal? To create a place where people feel comfortable working out.


Offering one-on-one, group sessions, and online training options. Contact Kirsten today to book in for your initial consultation and get your own journey underway.

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