Squash Overview


  • Members only pay $4 per court, per half hour (you choose how you want to split that with your playing partner/s)
  • Non-members pay $10 casual entry fee in addition to court hire fee.
  • You are also then entitled to use other facilities such as the fitness centre, climbing wall, showers and group fitness classes (except spin - fees apply).
  • Concession Cards available - $30 for 10x 30min sessions
  • Join UC Squash Club, and enjoy club nights and concession cards at just $20 for 10 x 30min sessions

Court Availability

  • The UC RecCentre has 2 squash courts available, one of which is glass back
  • These can be booked up to 7 days ahead
  • 30min or 60min bookings only
  • Busy times are 4-7pm weekdays. Good chance of getting a walk-in booking at other times

Booking a court

  • Call reception on 364 2433 or book in person at the counter
  • Payment required on arrival and prior to game commencement
  • 1 hour notice of cancellation is appreciated (or a court fee may still be charged on your next booking)
  • Booking a court means you agree to Rules of Use of Squash Courts

Equipment Hire

  • Racquets and balls can be hired from reception if you don’t have your own
  • $5 per racquet, $1 per ball
  • Safety glasses available at no cost
  • A fee may be charged for equipment returned that is damaged or broken
  • Phone +64 3 364 2433

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  • Physical Address
    22 Kirkwood Ave
  • Mailing Address
    UC RecCentre
    University of Canterbury
    Private Bag 4800
    Christchurch 8140
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