Sport & recreation projects

Sport and Leisure

Margaret Mahy Playground

A regional destination where people of all ages and abilities can enjoy a diverse range of activities.

Metro Sports Facility

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

New Brighton Legacy Project

A hot saltwater pool complex on the New Brighton shore.

New Brighton Pier

New Brighton Pier is currently being repaired, with work expected to be complete in early 2018.

Ngā Puna Wai Sports Hub

Ngā Puna Wai Reserve, beside the Canterbury Agricultural Park, is the site of a new sports hub for Christchurch.

QEII Recreation and Sport Centre

A new facility to be built at QEII Park.

Sockburn Recreation Centre - Squash Centre

The recreation centre at 8 Takaro Avenue is being repaired and strengthened.

South West Leisure Centre

The proposed Centre will provide for the existing community and support neighbourhood renewal.

The Stadium

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

The Square

A place for people to relax, meet friends, enjoy a meal or drink, and be entertained.

Lancaster Park

Deconstruction of the badly-damaged Lancaster Park buildings will begin in December 2017.