Tourists flock here for a photo-op and selfie. If you visit on a Sunday, they do a mass as well. It is very photogenic.
The Church of the Good Shepherd is situated on the shores of Lake Tekapo...
The Church of the Good Shepherd is situated on the shores of Lake Tekapo amongst the natural beauty of the lake and the mountains.
The Church of the Good Shepherd was built to the glory of God as a memorial to the pioneers of the Mackenzie Country.
"Somehow the setting and the church combine to speak of God to those who enter and pause in the midst of their busy lives." - Peter Hurricks
NO PHOTOS INSIDE
Please do not use cameras, cellphones or tablets inside the church so that others may enjoy as is a place of prayer and reflection.
PLEASE REMOVE YOUR WASTE
There are no toilet or rubbish collection facilities in the area around the church so we kindly ask that visitors remove their waste and respect the natural environment around the church.