Out to Play
From Dinosaur and Elephant slides to Flying foxes, there have been many exciting playgrounds around Canterbury!
Phillipstown Primary School adventure playground
Phillipstown Primary School pupils playing on the adventure playground on the school grounds.
Weedons School adventure playground
The deputy governor of the Lions 202E club (J.E. Hope) with students of Weedons Primary School and their adventure playground which won an environment competition organised by the club.
Halswell Primary School Winter Carnival and opening day
Children swinging from playground ride at Halswell Primary School Winter Carnival and opening day at 437 Halswell Road.
Duvauchelle School playground
Duvauchelle School students playing in the playground built for them by the army.
Mrs Valentine as Santa Claus
Mrs G. D. Valentine dressed as Santa Claus, on a jungle gym with children in a playground at a kindergarten in Christchurch city.
Cathedral Square playground
Children playing in the Cathedral Square playground.
Children enjoying Margaret Mahy Family Playground
Photographer's note: Kids enjoying Margaret Mahy Playground. Armagh St.
Man and child playing at Margaret Mahy Family Playground
Photographer's note: Father and son playing at the playground, Margaret Mahy Family Playground, Christchurch Central City.
Fish playground, New Brighton Mall
A group of children playing on a fish shaped climbing frame at New Brighton Mall.
Children's park, New Brighton
Children's playground on Marine Parade at New Brighton.
Playground, South New Brighton Park
View of climbing frames in the playground in South New Brighton Park. Views across to the Port Hills are in the background.
Alice Grundy and family at Cave Rock
Alice Grundy and family at Cave Rock in Sumner.
At the Races
A group of children on a merry-go-round on the grounds of Addington Raceway.
Children’s playground in Cashmere Road
View of equipment at the Cashmere Playground in Cashmere Road.
Elephant slide, Bishopdale Park
Bishopdale elephant slide in playground of Bishopdale Park on the corner of Harewood Road and Leacroft Street. The elephant slide has become a icon for the community since it was built in the late...
Children playing on the playground, Bishopdale Village Mall
Children playing on the playground in the centre of the Bishopdale Village Mall. The Mitre 10 Solutions store is in the background.
Ti Rakau Reserve playground
Playground at Ti Rakau Reserve off Kestrel Place.
Playground at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens
Ngapiu and her sister Roberta playing on the slide at the Christchurch Botanical Gardens.
Roundabout at Botanic Gardens playground
Children playing on the playground at the Botanic Gardens.
Jo, Cassie, Jacob and Nicholas at Foster Park
Jo (right) and Cassie (second from right) are friends as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship programme. Jo and Cassie are visiting Foster Park in Rolleston where they spent some time with another...
Playground on the Francis Reserve, Westmorland
Young family enjoying the public park at the Francis Reserve in Westmorland. Nick and Fiona who are pictured have lived in Halswell for 2 years.
Playground in Kirkwood subdivision off Dunbars Road
View of the newly completed playground in Kirkwood subdivision off Dunbars Road, Halswell.