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?


The next Halswell community market is Sunday 26th April 2015, 1-4 pm at St John of God Grounds in Nash Rd off Aidanfield Drive. Find out more here


New to Halswell? Find out about the area by picking up a Welcome to Halswell Bag at the library or contact Kate on 027 370 0344.


Latest  Newsletter Available here (updated Feb 2015)

Market Page Updated Feb 2015




Advertise on this website -  for free - find out more here

 Check out blog posts on our community blog



Plant stall at the first Halswell Market in October

 MuirPark150x194Can you help?

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 and the lovely people who have made donations to assist us with our costs over the last year.

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



 eventlogo ccc


Feed Display

Halswell Community Blog

  • Did you know that crunches or sit ups will not give you the “abs” you desire in fact they may be causing you damage? Did you know that certain exercises done in boot camps on a regular basis could also be doing you harm? Burpees, star jumps,...

  • Current Ward Boundaries in Christchurch Christchurch City Council is currently reviewing the way we vote for our local councillors and community board members.  All councils must review representation across their territory and ensure that it is fair and that every ward has similar sized populations.  Every three...