This Lyttelton complex contains a sports hall including squash courts, meeting room and hall (Trinity Hall), all available for functions, activities, meetings or exhibition hire.

Street view of Lyttelton Recreation CentreThe Lyttelton complex contains a sports hall including squash courts, open mezzanine area and Trinity Hall (currently being used for the temporary Lyttelton Library). 

There is a sports hall with one basketball court, a squash court, changing rooms and an open mezzanine area. The sports hall doubles as a large assembly space for events and can also support activities such as volleyball, indoor football, indoor bowls, dance, yoga, pilates, group exercise, children, youth, and parenting groups.

Address

25 Winchester Street, Lyttelton

Bookings

All casual bookings can be made by phoning (03) 941 8999 or 0800 800 169 or in person at the Lyttelton Service Desk, 15 London Street

Expressions of interest and enquiries about regular spaces for hire in the Lyttelton Recreation Centre can be made by calling Christchurch City Council on (03) 941 8999 or 0800 800 169 and asking for the Community Facilities Advisor.

Cost
  • Squash court - $15.00 per hour (adults), $10.00 per hour (children)
  • Sports Hall - $26.50 per hour (adults) and $20.00 per hour (children)
  • Mezzanine area - $10.50 per hour (community groups) and $17.50 per hour (self-employed tutors)
Capacity  TBC
Conditions of hire

Conditions of use agreement Hiring a Council Facility [PDF 915KB]

You must be over the age of 18 to legally hire a Council Facility.
No overnight stays are permitted.
No candles are to be used.

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 they use Lyttelton Recreation Centre. These 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.

Alcohol

Alcohol is not permitted at this venue.

Hours of hire 

Monday - Sunday, 8am - 10pm

Equipment available

TBC

Catering 

TBC

Wheelchair access

TBC

Parking 

TBC