Jellie Park Recreation & Sport Centre

Jellie Park is one of the biggest and best Christchurch sporting and recreation facilities.

Contact us

Phone (03) 941 6888 for bookings or enquiries.

295 Ilam Road, Burnside.

Find your way around by taking a virtual tour.

Getting here

Number 12029 or the Orbiter bus.

Hours

Facility Monday-Thursday Friday Weekends and public holidays Comments
Indoor pools 5.30am-9.30pm 5.30am-9.30pm 7.00am-8.00pm  
Outdoor summer pools       Closed until summer 2015/2016.
Fitness centre 5.30am-9.30pm 5.30am-8.00pm 7.00am-8.00pm  
Indoor hydroslide       Not operational.
Outdoor hydroslide       Closed until summer 2015/2016.

Swim Meet & Event Calender - 2015

Dates Club Meet  Pool Friday Saturday Sunday
23rd August Vikings Swim Club Vikings - Battle of the Ages Sport & Toddlers Pool     9.00am - 1.00pm
      Recreation Pool Lanes 6 - 8     10.00am - 1.00pm
4th September Coaching Splash Night Sport Pool 5.00pm - 8.00pm    
9th - 11th October Canterbury Water Polo Yr 7 & 8 Tournament Sport Pool 1.00pm - 9.30pm 9.15am - 8.00pm 8.00am - 1.00pm
23rd October Coaching Splash Night Sport Pool 5.00pm - 8.00pm    
30th Oct - 1st November Aquagym Swim Club Aquagym Challenge Meet Sport & Toddlers Pool 6.00pm - 10.00pm    
      Recreation Pool Lanes 6 - 8 7.00pm - 10.00pm    
6th November Swimming Canterbury Distance Meet Sport & Toddlers Pool 6.00pm - 10.00pm 11.00am - 3.00pm 8.00am - 1.00pm
      Recreation Pool Lanes 6 - 8 7.00pm - 10.00pm 12.00pm - 3.00pm 9.00am - 1.00pm
15th November Swimming Canterbury Junior Carnival Sport & Toddlers Pool     10.00am - 1.00pm
27th - 29th November Canterbury Water Polo S.I. Jnr Secondary School Champs Sport Pool 9.00am - 9.30pm 9.00am - 8.00pm 8.00am - 1.00pm
4th - 6th December JASI Swim Club JASI Christmas Cracker Sport & Toddlers Pool 6.00pm - 10.00pm 11.00am - 3.00pm 8.00am - 1.00pm
      Recreation Pool Lanes 6 - 8 7.00pm - 10.00pm 12.00pm - 3.00pm 9.00am - 1.00pm
13th December Swimming Canterbury Junior Carnival Sport & Toddlers Pool     10.00am - 1.00pm

Facilities

  • Fitness centre - gym and group fitness studio
  • Free wireless internet
  • Onsite car park
  • Bicycle stands
  • Family picnic areas (only when outdoor pools open)
  • Onsite cafe
  • Lockers
  • Sauna and steam room

Indoor pools

  • 8 lane, 25-metre recreation pool (1-1.4m deep)
  • 8 lane, 25-metre sport pool (2m deep)
  • Indoor hydroslide (Closed until further notice)
  • Teaching pool
  • Toddler pool
  • Spa

Outdoor summer pools

  • 50-metre lido pool with beach area
  • 3m deep dive well with 1m and 3m springboards
  • 3 outdoor hydroslides (2 speed chutes and 1 twister)
  • Token operated BBQs

Pool availability

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