Christchurch parks and gardens offer beautiful locations for weddings. A variety of park wedding locations are available ranging from boutique to beachy. Booking is required for weddings in these Council locations.

Mona Vale Wedding locations 855

For all park wedding bookings, please contact us. You will also need permission to film and photograph.

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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)

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Wedding locations

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Park buildings

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Picnic spaces

Time limits

Please be aware that bookings are limited to a maximum of three hours (includes set-up and pack-down time). Other ceremonies may be booked before or after your event. 

Allow at least 30 minutes either side of your ceremony. Rehearsal times are not included in your booking arrangement.

Fees for wedding and civil union ceremonies

  • Botanic Gardens and Mona Vale: $150
  • Garden and Heritage parks: $105
  • Urban parks: $73
  • Beaches and Banks Peninsula parks: Free (but must be booked).

Wedding locations