Parks and Sportsfields

  • The Recreation Manager may vary charges for events promoting a facility to a wide cross section of the community, school events promoting recreation, events where revenue is used directly to maintain the facility or non-profit events held for free benefit and participation of the wider community. 

  • "Commercial" is defined as any event that charges a entry fee for participation.  

  • Electricity usage will be metered and charged in addition to the appropriate fee per this schedule.

ActivityBasis for charge2019/20 charges (incl GST)
Parks, Reserves, Sportsgrounds, Public Gardens ​ ​
Keys DepositRefundable deposit20.00
Damage DepositRefundable depositas negotiated
Oamaru Public Gardens,  General Parks, Reserves. ​ ​
Non-commercial up to 50 people Per day or part ofNo Fee
Non-commercial >50 people Per day or part of95.00
CommercialPer day or part of260.00
Weddings Per day or part of160.00
Use of Public Garden Croquet BuildingNon-commercial per day or part day30.00
Use of Public Garden Croquet BuildingCommercial per day or part day55.00
Sportsfields​  
Standard sportsfields - based on 5% cost recovery (less any sponsorship)Per club, per field, per sport, per annum.140.00
Premier Sportsfields (Centennial fields 1, 2, 3) - based on 5% cost recovery (less any sponsorship)​Per club, per field, per sport, per annum.240.00
Non Commercial/ community eventPer day105.00
Commercial/ private eventPer day320.00
Centennial Grandstand  
Sports Club use of Centennial GrandstandPer club, per field, per sport, per annum.90.00
Non Commercial/ community eventPer day100.00
Commercial/private eventPer day300.00
Page reviewed: 01 Jul 2019 9:45am