CBS Canterbury Arena

Just take a look at the versatility of this venue. 

CBS Canterbury Arena is one of New Zealand's largest purpose-built indoor sports and entertainment venues, located only 10 minutes from Christchurch central city. This striking facility, built in 1998 plays host to sporting teams, world renowned artists, exhibitions, gala dinners and special events.

CBS Canterbury Arena has a maximum concert seating capacity of almost 9,000 although can be configured to more intimate modes.

The Arena has 4,000 square metres of flat floor space with additional space available in back-of-house and concourse areas. There is easy access with ample height clearance and loading room.

The venue is further complemented by The Tuck Shop Café located on the North concourse. Providing café and bistro styled food in a lively atmosphere with an array of comfortable spaces. Outside standard hours, the café can be transformed in to the perfect space for cocktail functions and other special events.

This flexible, functional space also offers 18 corporate suites, available for smaller day meetings or hosting intimate gatherings at ticketed events. There is also extensive parking available on-site. All this makes CBS Canterbury Arena one of the most accessible venues to meet in Christchurch.