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The Fencing of Swimming Pools Act was introduced to protect young children from the danger of drowning.
The Council has 112 units in Kaiapoi, Oxford, Rangiora and Woodend for people over 60 with limited means.
You can share your views about the Council's plans and projects by making a submission.
The Waimakariri District Council is one of the largest employers in the Waimakariri District and has become an employer of choice.
Fernside Memorial Hall is located next to Fernside School at the closed-off intersection of Oxford and O'Roarkes Roads. The spacious main hall has a stage and wooden flooring, and can accommodate up to 150 people. No stiletto high heels are to be worn in the Fernside Hall due to the damage they can cause to the rimu flooring.
A kitchen and supper room are located at one end of the hall, and toilets at the opposite end. Disabled access can be gained through the main doors. A spacious car parking area is located close to the hall.
The local playgroup, school and various other community groups and clubs are regular users of the hall. Casual hire is available for meetings, weddings and other social functions or events.
Address: 287 O'Roarkes Road, Fernside
There are different charges depending on what category your organisation fits into.
Charges have been updated as of 1st July, 2018
Community & Individual
Non-profit community social support groups & non-profit casual private events. Education groups, schools, preschools/playgroups and casual Government bookings.
Tutors / Coaching
Events when there is an admission charge for classes either nightly or on a lesson basis that is beyond the gold coin donation.
Profit generating corporates or activities (e.g commercial activities, programmes or events commercial seminars)
Bookings can be made through the Waimakariri District Council, 215 High Street. Ph. 03 311 8900
Booking form (pdf, 339.7 KB)
Health and Safety plan (pdf, 228.0 KB)
Information, availability and bookings for this facility can now be found on the online booking portal.
Alternatively bookings can also be made through the Council's Service Centre's or by calling 0800 965 468
Payment by Eftpos, cheque or cash.
Deposit required at time of booking.
Bond to be paid when collecting the key.