The Three elements!
Banks Peninsula unique Terroir - The First Element. Akaroa Harbour, on Banks Peninsula, is an incredible and unique little piece of heaven on earth. Because it used to be an island more than 20 million years ago, it has its own water supply, biodiversity, micro-climate, soil and energy! A gigantic volcano erupted 9 million years ago. That volcano continued to be active for another 2 million years. Different layers of lava flows and erosion formed the gullies, valleys and oute