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Margaret Mahy Family Playground

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Great playground for all ages

We went to the playground twice during our stay. We have a two year old and she loved the huge... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Boater81
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Great Big Playground in the City of Christchurch

This playground is awesome for a large range of kids, young and old. There is so much to do and in... read more

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Cnr Manchester & Armagh Streets, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

We went to the playground twice during our stay. We have a two year old and she loved the huge slide!

Thank Boater81
Reviewed 5 days ago

This playground is awesome for a large range of kids, young and old. There is so much to do and in summer it is great with the water features. You have to check out this amazing playground. There are even food, drinks and ice cream...More

Thank amber398
Reviewed 1 week ago

My son love this place a lot. Is very huge playground with various things to play. Open space, safe and kids friendly. Do bring your kids here and they will like it.

Thank Soon Yiu O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Out of the ashes of the 2011 great earthquake has emerged this vibrant playground named for the inimitable late author, Margaret Mahy. It's a cornucopia of surprises...and we were delighted to see afriend's child gresatly enjoying himself. A touch of life in the recovering central...More

Thank Perry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have kids, maybe up to 13 years old, make time to come to this place. Open air, plenty of space, nice.. just go, you won't regret coming here. And best of all, it's free..

Thank Tulang_B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my kids love here so much. we come here regularly on weekends. its a lot of fun and we like to do bbq here in the summer time.

Thank Oliver J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

AWESOME. Amazing. Every city which wants to attract resident and tourist families should have one. No brainer.

Thank pencarrowroad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun for everyone! Cold and cloudy today, but still very busy. Great for families of all ages. There is water play also- great for a hot day. Mums and dads will have fun playing or even relaxing on the rope hammocks.

Thank Tiffany C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a fun day out with my partner trampoline and the giant slide are our favorites, i never tried trampoline when i was a kid thats why i enjoy it. Go here if you want to have fun with your friends or your kids. it is...More

Thank HenryJr V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a MUST DO if travelling with children. The volume and variety of things to do that the place offers is second to none. Flying Fox, Tunnels, trampolines, climbing frames, slides - big to small, water play, sand play, coffee and food outlets. What...More

Thank MarkKristie
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sasandpete
17 July 2018|
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Response from EvaNZL | Reviewed this property |
anywhere between 30min and 2 hours . i would say 1 hour :)
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Rachel SI N
22 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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