Largest Southern Hemisphere playground opens in Christchurch

Christchurch’s children have been given an early Christmas present, the largest playground in the Southern Hemisphere.

The brand new playground, designed with the help of local children is now the biggest in the southern hemisphere. Source: 1 NEWS

The playground opens tomorrow, but those who designed it were out today giving it a good test run.

The Margaret Mahy inspired playground is spread across 3500 square metres of what was once an earthquake damaged block.