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Surpassed our high expectations

This park is brilliant! Heaps of people there the day we went, on every activity. Children... read more

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Fiona C
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Wellington, New Zealand
All day and night!

Our 13yr old could've stayed at this playground all day and night! He did the climbing ropes until... read more

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Reviewed today

This park is brilliant! Heaps of people there the day we went, on every activity. Children cooperating, waiting their turn, fully engaged. Beautifully engineered and constructed, the climbing and sliding, water features, sand pit, harmoniously designed. Close to library, buses, central city cafes etc. A...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fiona C
Reviewed yesterday

Our 13yr old could've stayed at this playground all day and night! He did the climbing ropes until he got blisters that had burst and then reformed. The water play area was great to stand next to on the super hot days we were there.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DavidA11824
Reviewed yesterday

Twenty mil on this playground which uses the old Centennial site. Therefore, a free playground for children instead of a sports & leisure centre for the Central City. Observing how long it's taking to get people back into the City, it will not happen until...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Annette T
Reviewed 2 days ago

This park was busy every day with adults and children enjoying the inspiring facilities. There were food vans nearby and parking.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank WendyH1848
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent free fun for the children. Wet play sand and slides. What a great place to have in the city we will be coming back everytime we visit christchurch.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kidskai19
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hard to get parking but once you get there its great. Huge playground for the kids, A couple food vans to get a hot dog and ice cream from. Overall good experience.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paul J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great pit stop if you are out and about in the city and the kids need to blow of steam. Plenty of fun options and even when it is super busy there is still loads of room! Pack your swimming things so...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Out little one loved the inventive and beautiful options and the well-behaved kids running around this stunning, large public playground. Not to be missed if you need to run somoene out of energy. Their eyes will light up and they'll thank you later.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sfdann
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did this visit by pure chance after the museum trip looking for real fruit ice cream. It was not disappointing it delivered at all levels the adults can sit and watch their kids, they can get the donuts and ice cream and sit for a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kiwi353
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our grandchidren two boys aged 7 and 6.Well didnt they have a great time.Being very adventurous and "into It"so to speak they unwound and really tried virtually everything.They've asked to go back.We noticed nearby bbq stations for folk to use for food preparation.A...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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sasandpete
17 July 2018|
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Response from annieb107 | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for the slow reply - anything from an hour to a half day if you take a picnic. There are barbecues you can use beside the playground and great places beside the playground on the riverbank to sit.
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Rachel SI N
21 October 2017|
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Response from shifaakbar | Reviewed this property |
Yes the park had free parking and there were few street parking as well
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Warren N
6 July 2017|
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Response from Ngaire G | Reviewed this property |
As far as I can remember unfortunately no equipment such as a wheel chair swing.
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