Halswell Community website

A 'one stop shop" for anything that you might want to know or find out about Halswell in Southwest Christchurch

This website is maintained by the Halswell Community Project, a group set up to build links across the community and to develop a range of local initiatives such as our community markets,  We also put out a monthly newsletter and  aim to assist people with putting great community ideas into action.    


What's New?

Activities for Adults page updated 16th April 2014
Transport in Halswell Page updated 16th April 2014

Latest  Newsletter Available here (updated 1st April, 2014)

News and Notices page updated 1st April 2014

Halswell Liaison Group Page updated 1st March 2014 (next meeting Wed March 26th)

Sports and Physical Activities Page updated 1st April 2014

Halswell Business Page Updated 1st April  2014  Try here first to find local goods and services

 Check out blog posts on our community blog



Plant stall at the first Halswell Market in October

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Please contact us if you have ideas for new information, or if you want to update information that is here.

Check out the page about the Halswell Community Project if you are interested in getting involved.  We can use help with anything from maintaining the website, helping with the E-newsletter, delivering leaflets, fundraising to working with the Council and all sorts of things in between!

If you are a Halswell business, church  or club with a website, you can really help people to find this site by putting a link to this website on your website.



A very big thank you to the Canterbury Community Trust and Christchurch City Council's Strengthing Communities fund and Small Grants fund for donating money to assist the Halswell Community Project with its activities for 2013-2014

Thanks also to the businesses you see on here that assist with our costs by paying to be listed on this site and in our monthl newsletter.

This Website was set up with the assistance of the Halswell Residents Association and is now maintained by the Halswell Community Project.



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Halswell Community Blog

  • Underpass from Aidanfield through to the cyclewayHalswell is a great place for walking and biking, and has some interesting places to explore.  This short article points you to some good places to go walking or biking away from the roads. You might also enjoy exploring some of the places...

  • Nancy playing her harp under the treesThe second experimental community market held in the grounds of St Lukes Church was another success.  35 great stalls filled our space and there was something for everyone.  Stalls sold local produce, garden plants, cut flowers, pickles, bread and bakery goods, some food stalls...