The Council manages a number of paddling pools in parks around Christchurch. Children need to be supervised at all times as there are no lifeguards. All pools have fully complying filtration systems.
Scarborough, New Brighton and Botanic Gardens paddling pools will open on Saturday 22 October 2022. All other paddling pools will open on 12 November 2022.
All pools close on Sunday 26 March 2023.
Paddling pools are not supervised by a lifeguard