Play in parks

All Christchurch playgrounds are closed until further notice. Find fun activities to do in your backyard in Backyard Explorers.

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Smokefree parks

People are asked to refrain from smoking in Council-owned playgrounds and parks in line with the Council's Smokefree Public Places Policy(external link).

Summer fun

For some summer inspiration download the 100 Days of Summer brochure [PDF, 983 KB] and discover what Ōtautahi-Christchurch has to offer.

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Paddling Pools

There are a number of great paddling pools around Christchurch.

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Toddler-friendly walks

Great walks and ways to explore our parks with children.