Built in 1998 this striking arena is one of New Zealand's
largest purpose-built indoor sporting, entertainment and event
When it is not playing host to sporting team or world renowned
artists, CBS Canterbury Arena hosts exhibitions, trade shows,
special events and gala dinners.
The Arena has 4000 sqm of flat floor space, with generous back
of house facilities and additional space available in the concourse
The Tuck Shop Café is the newest addition to this venue serving
guests café and bistro styled food made with the freshest local
ingredients in a lively atmosphere.
The generous space indoors is complemented by eighteen corporate
suites which are available for hosting intimate gatherings at
ticketed events. There is also expansive parking for up to
3000 vehicles. All this makes CBS Canterbury Arena one of the
most accessible venues to meet in Christchurch.
Hours of Operation
6.00 am - midnight, 7 days a week