Major facilities


Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings

These historic buildings are the only purpose-built provincial government buildings still in existence in the country.

Convention Centre

State-of-the-art meeting, convention and exhibition facilities, and a civic venue for community events.

Metro Sports Facility

The premium destination for the city’s sporting and recreational activity, accessible to people of all ages and abilities.

Old Municipal Chambers (Our City O-Tautahi)

A beautiful and historic Queen Anne building on the corner of Worcester Boulevard and Oxford Terrace.

Hornby library, customer services, and leisure centre

A new integrated facility is planned for the growing south-west community.

Canterbury Multi-Use Arena

Multi-functional stadium to cater for a range of recreational activities, particularly large-scale spectator events.

Te Pou Toetoe: Linwood Pool

A new indoor swimming pool is planned for the Linwood/Woolston community.

Naval Point

Naval Point is an important marine and recreational asset for Lyttelton.

Akaroa Wharf

Akaroa Wharf is an important marine and recreational asset for Akaroa.