Sport and Recreation for people with physical disabilities


Phone (03) 385 4449        Fax (03) 385 4425       Email

We are an organisation that offers sport and recreational activities for people with physical disabilities living in the Canterbury area (including the West Coast).

ParaFed Canterbury has been operating since 1967, we offer members a variety of activities, services and facilities. If you always wanted to be more involved in an activity, but don’t know where to start, then we are here to help you.


ParaFed Canterbury has developed a Strategic Plan to guide our performance as an organisation.  To view the Strategic Plan please follow this link

Members of ParaFed Canterbury must have a permanent physical disability and reside in the wider Canterbury area including the West Coast. We also provide support for individuals in Nelson / Marlborough.  

Membership is currently only $40 per year and entitles members to access all our facilities, services and programs.

The membership year is from 1st April until 31st March each year.  



Download current membership form here

2011 Subscription Form _new_.pdf

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