A safe fire pit with bench seating around it, suitable for large groups. The fire pit is only allowed to be used when no Waimakariri District Council fire restrictions are in place and after obtaining a fire permit from the rural fire officer. A copy of this permit must be supplied to the office. Available for camp concerts, sing alongs etc. Firewood is generally available.
Please check www.waimakariri.govt.nz/Services/fires for current fire restrictions, safe fire lighting principals and contact numbers. Or phone council customer services 03 311 8900, or Tim Shepherd Principal Rural Fire Officer: 021 480 0830. A Fire Permit must be obtained from the Rural Fire Officer prior to use.
NO fireworks are to be lit in the vicinity of the fire pit, nor are they to be thrown into the fire pit.
The fire MUST be completely extinguished at completion of the activity.