Ferrymead - Foate Optometry

03 384 2224 Canterbury

About Ferrymead - Foate Optometry

Foate Optometry is a true Canterbury family owned and operated business which has been a part of the Christchurch community for over 30 years.

We believe Kiwis deserve great vision, healthy eyes, quality care & quality products.

What is a family business?

  • Jonathan Foate, Dad and Optometrist
  • Michelle Foate, Mum and Optometrist
  • Miriam Foate, Daughter and Optometrist
  • Edward Foate, Son and Practice Manager
  • Amy Lee, Amazing Optometrist!

Assisted by Kim at Ferrymead & Marcia at Bishopdale who ensure that our patients are well looked after.

Foate Optometry provide thorough eye examinations tailored to your individual needs with advice & recommendations based on your interests & lifestyle.

We also have a special interest in contact lenses.

Foate Optometry do not believe in a one size fits all approach to eye care but want what is best for your eyes, vision & lifestyle.

Our team are here to give you honest advice and to make recommendations based on your needs and interests.

Each of our practices have an awesome range of frames & sunglasses both fashionable and functional with choices (including frame & lens packages) to fit your spending plan.

Spectacle lenses have become thinner, lighter and more attractive with scratch resistant & reflection free coatings.

Have you considered sunglasses made in your prescription or custom made clip-ons?


  • Think your eyes & vision are important.
  • Appreciate being treated as an individual.
  • Want good honest advice based on your needs and interests.
  • Value quality products.
  • Believe you get what you pay for.


Foate Optometry is for you.

Female Doctor Available
Parking Available
Disability Access

Contact Ferrymead - Foate Optometry

1025 Ferry Rd

Unit 6
1025 Ferry Rd,
Christchurch 8023

Opening Hours
8:30am – 5:30pm

8:30am – 5:30pm

8:30am – 5:30pm

8:30am – 6:00pm

8:30am – 5:30pm



1025 Ferry Rd Christchurch 8023 New Zealand