New Brighton Playground and Splash Park: Before & After


The grand opening last month was a huge success so we wanted to share some photos and video of the grand opening- take a look!


Here’s an image of what the whale pool and playground looked like before the remodel:


And the new playground and splash pad now:

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An overhead view of the new playground and splash park on opening day. PC: YeahNah Productions

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 The grand opening ceremony had a huge attendance, despite cooler conditions. PC: Select Contracts

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Many children made the most of the water feature and whale pool. PC: Select Contracts

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The sun came out just in time to test out the new splash park features. PC: John Kirk-Anderson

NB Playground_John Kirk AndersonMaata Waka, accompanied by Kaharoa Manihera, left, blesses the waka. PC: John Kirk-Anderson

New Brighton Splash Park_John Kirk AndersonNate Petelo, 10, tries out the one of the new water cannons in the whale pool. PC: John Kirk-Anderson

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