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Addington Raceway and Events Centre

75 Jack Hinton Drive
Christchurch 8024
New Zealand
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+64 3 338 9094
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Venue Facilities
  • Additional Meeting Rooms
  • Activities
  • On-site Catering
Layout Options
  • Banquet 1000
  • Boardroom 100
  • Cabaret 1000
  • Classroom 360
  • Cocktail 3000
  • Theatre 600
  • U-Shape 80
  • Trade Booths 156

Situated just minutes from the Christchurch CBD, the size and scope of Addington Raceway and Events Centre can accommodate trade shows, expos, conferences, meetings, dinners, weddings, and more. With over seven individual venue choices, Addington Raceway and Events Centre has the facilities and expertise to meet your needs, whether for an intimate gathering or a larger event.

Professional event management service, superior in-house catering, and an experienced technical production team all add up to a recipe for success. Their aim is to make your experience easy, offer excellent value for money, a flexible approach, and all the expertise you need to ensure your event runs smoothly.

Whatever the nature of your event, they’ll make it one to remember.

Thorough planning before an event is essential to ensure it runs smoothly and achieves your objectives. The professional event consultants can assist you in this process as much or as little as you require. They have extensive contacts within the industry and can incorporate the resources and expertise of specialist providers, depending on your needs. They can also assist you in the creative process, helping with ideas for themes, room decorations and the like, and make recommendations on the equipment, catering and staff to ensure a successful event.

Addington Raceway's production team have vast experience in the setup of events, including the implementation and/or operation of sound systems, lighting, projectors and screens, computers, video equipment, staging, display structures, dance floors etc.

Addington owns a range of equipment that can be incorporated into your hire package, however some events may require the services of specialist contractors. In such instances they would be more than happy to liaise on your behalf.

Their experienced catering team can provide everything from morning tea for 20, through to a seated dinner for 450. You can choose from a selection of standard menus or work with their executive chef to create a tailored menu that meets your individual requirements. The chefs use the finest ingredients and menus reflect seasonal foods.

Addington Raceway and Events Centre operates seven days a week.

Available Rooms:

  • Christian Cullen Formal Dinner

    Christian Cullen - Level 1

    Floor area: 748m²

    Layout Options:

    • Banquet 420
    • Cabaret 350
    • Classroom 360
    • Cocktail 600
    • Theatre 600
    • Trade Booths 52
  • Addington Christmas Table

    Silks - Level 2

    Floor area: 613m²

    Layout Options:

    • Banquet 380
    • Cabaret 300
    • Classroom 300
    • Cocktail 400
    • Theatre 400
    • Trade Booths 41
  • Addington Terror To Love

    Terror to Love

    Floor area: 306m²

    Layout Options:

    • Banquet 180
    • Boardroom 100
    • Cabaret 160
    • Classroom 160
    • Cocktail 350
    • Theatre 300
    • U-Shape 80
    • Trade Booths 34
  • Addington Blossom Lady Lounge

    Blossom Lady - Level 3

    Floor area: 240m²

    Layout Options:

    • Banquet 140
    • Boardroom 80
    • Cabaret 120
    • Classroom 100
    • Cocktail 250
    • Theatre 160
    • U-Shape 60
    • Trade Booths 25
  • Addington Chairmans Suite

    Chairman's Suite - Level 3

    Floor area: 30m²

    Layout Options:

    • Boardroom 15
    • Cocktail 35
    • U-Shape 12
  • Addington Stables


    Floor area: 1875m²

    Layout Options:

    • Banquet 1000
    • Cabaret 1000
    • Cocktail 3000
  • Addington Silks Lounge

    Silks Suite

    Floor area: 36m²

    Layout Options:

    • Boardroom 18
    • Cocktail 40
    • U-Shape 18
  • Addington Breckons

    Breckon's Winners Bar

    Floor area: 36m²

    Layout Options:

    • Boardroom 16
    • Cocktail 30
    • U-Shape 6