Major facilities


Canterbury Earthquake National Memorial

A place where people can spend time to reflect, and honour those who lost their lives or were injured.

Canterbury Provincial Council Buildings

These historic buildings are the only purpose-built provincial government buildings still in existence in the country.

Convention Centre

State-of-the-art meeting, convention and exhibition facilities, and a civic venue for community events.

Metro Sports Facility

The premium destination for the city’s sporting and recreational activity, accessible to people of all ages and abilities.

Ngā Puna Wai Sports Hub

Ngā Puna Wai Reserve, beside the Canterbury Agricultural Park, is the site of a new sports hub for Christchurch.

Old Municipal Chambers (Our City O-Tautahi)

A beautiful and historic Queen Anne building on the corner of Worcester Boulevard and Oxford Terrace.

Christchurch Town Hall

Once repaired, will provide performance venues to complement the new Performing Arts Precinct.

Hornby library, customer services, and leisure centre

A new integrated facility is planned for the growing south-west community.

Canterbury Arena

Multi-functional stadium to cater for a range of recreational activities, particularly large-scale spectator events.

Linwood Pool

A new indoor swimming pool is planned for the Linwood/Woolston community.