This is a small hall with a wooden floor. It is suitable for public meetings, dance or exercise classes, children’s birthday parties, weddings and other social functions. It is situated in a very pleasant setting, a heritage park.


15 Abberley Crescent, St Albans, Christchurch(external link)


For hiring requests and information, contact us on 03 941 8999.




  • $12.30 per hour community group
  • $21.00 per hour self-employed tutor
  • $31.50 per hour private social functions
  • $63.00 per hour commercial events, seminars and corporate events
  • $30.50 per hour community events and fundraisers
  • $66.50 security charge to ensure that the facility has been left fit for purpose
  • $500.00 bond required for social bookings
  • $150 Cleaning charge retained from event bond if facility deemed not left fit for purpose
  • 60 standing
  • 40 seated
Conditions of hire

Conditions of use when hiring a Council facility

Health and safety

As part of the rental agreement, the hirer accepts legal responsibilities to meet evacuation plans, health and safety responsibilities and to act as the facility warden.

All users are required to complete a 'pre-use' form before using Abberley Park Hall. This must then be signed, dated and left in the plastic drop box in the foyer of the centre. The box is cleared once a week.

Hours of hire

Abberley Park Hall is available for hire Monday to Sunday, 8am to midnight.


The consumption of alcohol is permitted in this facility. A special licence is required if selling alcohol. Find out more in the licensing information section.

Equipment available

Main room

  • 2 power points
  • 1 heat pump
  • 50 single chairs
  • 5 large folding tables
  • 12 children's chairs
  • 2 round children's tables


  • Zip water heater
  • Standard oven
  • Wash up sink and benchtop
  • Users are required to supply their own crockery, tea towels, wash-up cloths, rubbish bags and cleaning liquids. Cleaning equipment (vacuum cleaner, broom, mop and bucket) are available

No community facility has Council free wifi


No organised catering offered

Wheelchair access

This centre has wheelchair access via a ramp at the rear of the building


No off-street parking
On-street parking is available on Abberley Crescent