Proposed Temporary Road Closures for SPARKS and La Grande Swim

The Council has received applications for the temporary closures of the following roads, for the following events, on the dates and times shown below.


Road proposed to be closed:

  • Park Terrace, between Bealey Avenue and Dorset Street

Proposed periods of closure:

  • From 3pm to 11.30pm Saturday, 22 January 2022

La Grande Swim

Road proposed to be closed:

  • Rue Brittan, between Rue Jolie to the beginning of the Akaroa boat ramp southern abutment

Proposed period of closure:

  • From 8am to 3pm Saturday, 26 February 2022

These closures are proposed to be made under paragraph 11(e) of the Tenth Schedule of the Local Government Act 1974. The proposed closures will apply to all vehicular traffic with the exception of emergency service vehicles, and vehicles directly involved with the events.

No resident access will be available during the period of these proposed closures.

Any person who wishes to object to the proposed closures may do so in writing to the Council Secretary, Christchurch City Council, PO Box 73016, Christchurch, no later than 3.00pm Wednesday 12 January 2022.

Alternately, any objection may be emailed to


J Daly

Council Secretary