About the Community Board

The Waipuna Halswell-Hornby-Riccarton Community Board hold regular meetings that you’re welcome to attend. Anyone can ask to speak to the board about a local issue, activity or project.

The board's main roles are to:

  • Represent and act as an advocate for the interests of our community.
  • Consider and report on all matters referred to us by the council, or any matter of interest to the board.
  • Maintain an overview of services provided by the council within the community.
  • Communicate with community organisations and special interest groups within the community.

What's happening in the community

News

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Events

Upcoming local events

Sunday 3 March 2024 11:00 am to 03:00 pm

Children's Day 2024

Children’s Day - Te rā o ngā Tamariki - is back for another year! Join us at Cuthberts Green on Sunday 3 March for a day of fun in the sun!

We have FREE children’s activities ranging from mini jeep rides, bumper boats, pony rides, bouncy castles, live performances and so much more.

Make sure to head over to the event page and respond to get the latest updates on Children’s Day 2024.

Saturday 9 March 2024 12:00 pm to 03:00 pm

Hello Hornby - Our Community, Party In The Park

Venue: Wycola Park

Come along to this popular community event with entertainment on stage all day, plenty of free activities and local groups putting on many displays!

Make sure you enter the Hello Hornby Talent Quest which is open to all ages. Get your entry in now!

Keep updated on Facebook.

Videos

Watch the latest community board meetings below. Browse our YouTube channel for more videos.

Waipuna Community Board Meeting - February 2024

Waipuna Community Board Meeting - December

Waipuna Community Board Meeting - November 2023

Waipuna Community Board Meeting - October 2023

Waipuna Community Board Meeting - September 2023

Waipuna Community Board Meeting - August 2023

Waipuna Community Board Meeting - July 2023

Tree Planting Plans

Tree planting plans open for feedback

We are consulting on a series of tree planting plans for parks and reserves across Ōtautahi Christchurch.

This map shows the tree planting plans in your community board area. Click on the tree icons to learn more and provide feedback.

Meet your community board

Each board is made up of councillors and community board members who are elected every three years in local body elections.

Helen Broughton

Chairperson

Community Board member for the Riccarton Ward

027 640 4935
helen.broughton@ccc.govt.nz
PO Box 73022, Christchurch 8154

Marie Pollisco

Deputy Chairperson

Community Board member for the Halswell Ward

021 0901 4149
marie.pollisco.CBM@ccc.govt.nz
PO Box 73022, Christchurch 8154

Sarah Brunton

Community Board member for the Hornby Ward

021 022 17483
sarah.brunton@ccc.govt.nz
PO Box 73022, Christchurch 8154

Henk Buunk

Community Board member for the Hornby Ward

027 372 3338
henk.buunk@ccc.govt.nz
PO Box 73022, Christchurch 8154

Gamal Fouda

Community Board member for the Riccarton Ward

022 044 0718
gamal.fouda@ccc.govt.nz
PO Box 73022, Christchurch 8154

Tyla Harrison-Hunt

Councillor for Riccarton Ward

Iwi: Ngai Tahu, Ngāti Porou, Te Atiawa

021 276 7682
tyla.harrisonhunt@ccc.govt.nz
PO Box 73016, Christchurch 8154
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Andrei Moore

Councillor for Halswell Ward

027 632 5823
andrei.moore@ccc.govt.nz
PO Box 73016, Christchurch 8154
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Debbie Mora

Community Board member for the Halswell Ward

022 371 9687
debbie.mora@ccc.govt.nz
PO Box 73022, Christchurch 8154

Mark Peters

Councillor for Hornby Ward

028 409 5615
mark.peters@ccc.govt.nz
PO Box 73016, Christchurch 8154
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Your local Community Governance Team

Jessica GarrettManager Community Governance03 941 6289jessica.garrett@ccc.govt.nz
Faye CollinsCommunity Board Advisor03 941 5108faye.collins@ccc.govt.nz
Bailey PetersonCommunity Development Advisor03 941 6743bailey.peterson@ccc.govt.nz
Marie ByrneCommunity Development Advisor03 941 6502marie.byrne@ccc.govt.nz
Helen MilesCommunity Recreation Advisor03 941 5409helen.miles@ccc.govt.nz
Noela LetufugaSupport Officer03 941 5008noela.letufuga@ccc.govt.nz


You can find the Governance Team at Rārākau: Riccarton Centre, 199 Clarence Street Riccarton.