The Council sets fees and charges each year under the Annual Plan. A range of different fees apply for booking spaces in Parks and Gardens.

Edmonds Factory Garden

Parks and gardens

The following fees apply for park and gardens bookings:

  • Picnic: $73
  • Wedding: $73
  • Wedding (Garden and Heritage Park): $105
  • Wedding Botanic Gardens or Mona Vale: $155
  • Beaches and Port Hills: Free (must be booked if priority use required) 
  • Small sports field: $52
  • Large sports field: $115
  • Bond for key: $51
  • Banner sites: $35.70 per site per week.

Fees are inclusive of GST (15%). You can read more about fees and charges for the full range of park bookings.

Park buildings

Travis Education Centre:

  • Under 20 people: $50
  • Over 20 people: $100
  • School groups and environmental groups are free of charge.

Akaroa Sports Pavilion:

  • Commercial/Social half day: $100, whole day $200
  • Community/Charity half day: $20, whole day $30

Banks Peninsula

All sites, including beaches around Banks Peninsula are free but must be booked if you want to ensure priority use.