Community Service Groups


Avon-Heathcote Estuary Ihutai Trust

The Avon-Heathcote Estuary Ihutai Trust is a non-profit organisation formed by the public and supported by Christchurch City Council and Environment Canterbury.

Christchurch City Council Rubbish and Recycling collections

Holiday Rubbish and Recycling Collections

The only public holidays where collection takes place on a different day are: 

New Year's Day 


Easter Good Friday 

Christmas Day

If your collection day falls on one of these and it's a:

.Monday orTuesday -put your rubbish bag and recycling crate out on the Saturday before.

.Wednesday, Thursday or Friday -put your rubbish bag and recycling crate out on the following Saturday.

Remember to put them at the kerbside by 7.30am to ensure collection.

Call  941 8666 for further information. Sept 2006

Did you know?

You can take up to three official Council rubbish bags per week and/or domestic recycling to the refuse station for disposal, at NO CHARGE.

Recycling Centres are located at all three Refuse Stations.

Refuse Station Locations

ParkhouseRoad,Sockburn Metro Place, Bromley

Styx Mill Road, Redwood I

Summer operating hours

(Daylight saving time -first Sunday in October to the third Saturday in March)

Weekdays (Mon -Fri) 7.00am -4.30pm Weekends (Sat -Sun) 8.30am -5.00pm

Winter operating hours

(Third Sunday in March to the first Saturday '. in October)

Weekdays (Mon -Fri) 7.00am -4.00pm Weekends (Sat -Sun) 8.00am -4.30pm

All Refuse Stations will be closed on Christmas Day Boxing Day

New Years Day Good Friday


Clothing Bins 

    Wakefield Ave outside Plunket

BP2go Redcliffs Service Station

    Soleares Ave

    Supermarket Redcliffs

    640 Ferry Road outside Plunket

Clifton Neighbourhood Committee

Community Recreation Adviser Diana Saxton - Hagley, Ferrymead
Recreation and Sports Unit, Christchurch City Council
Linwood Service Centre, 180 Smith Street
PO Box 24-214 Christchurch
P (03) 941 6628    F (03) 941 6604
M (027) 294 5605 E


The Ferrymead Lions meet at Ferrymead Historical Park at 7pm on the second and fourth Tuesdays in the month.

Sumner Community Center Cnr Nayland & Wakefield Ave 326 6621 Custodian Lynn 326 6075 This was the Sumner Borough Council building opened by the Mayor CA Lees in 1907

Mt. Pleasant Community Center & Ratepayers Assn Inc McCormacks Bay Hall, Estuary Lounge, 384 3495.

Redcliffs Residents Association

Rotary Club of Ferrymead 384 9485

Sumner Foundation, A Charitable Trust for the community east of Ferrymead Bridge

Sumner Residents Association

Sumner Lodge Nayland St Sumner 242 meets 3rd Monday excl January Alan Stack 384 2050 Mike Read 384 4538 Nayland Street building now moved to Ferrymead Historic Park

Taylorís Mistake Association

Woolston Community Centre Woolston Park Ferry Rd Woolston PO Box 19 551 p 389 3720

Woolston Community Library 689 Ferry Rd Woolston 384 7378

Woolston Development Project 497 Ferry Rd Woolston 389 4448

Woolston Lodge # 430 meets last Wednesday excl December Nayland St Sumner Note this building is for tender August 2003.

Woolston RAOB Lodge 538 Ferry Road Woolston 389 0914

Youth Group Old St Johns Hall Wakefield Ave Friday evenings

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