Community Directory - Alphabetical List

4WD Waka

Category: Maori Providers

Contact: Eddie and Tina Ngeru.
Location: 98 Ninia Rd, RD3, New Plymouth.
Postal Address: PO Box 7026, New Plymouth.
Phone: 06-755 2068
Email: waka4wd@xtra.co.nz

Contact: Eddie and Tina Ngeru.
Location: 98 Ninia Rd, RD3, New Plymouth.

Postal Address: PO Box 7026, New Plymouth.
Phone: 06-755 2068
Email: waka4wd@xtra.co.nz

 
5th Element Belly Dance

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: 5th Element Dance is a group of performing belly dancers based in Taranaki, New Zealand.

We are a diverse group of women encouraging and supporting each other through health and fitness via art of belly dancing and performing arts.

Since 2009, 5th Element Dance advocated positive dance movement in the community through our creative dance spirit.

Belly dance classes and fitness sessions are held twice a week at
Fitzroy Golf Club Hall.
Please visit our website for more details.

Services: Entertainment for events, festivals, anniversary and show productions available.
Collaboration with musicians for festival and events.

Hours: Mondays: 5.45pm to 6.45pm
Performing group: 7pm to 8.15pm

Wednesdays: 5.45pm to 6.45pm

Fees: $100 a term of eight weeks, $80 for students above 18, $65 for students below 18 or $15 a session.

Contact: Rosalina Pang (Raizel)
Location: Fitzroy Golf Club Hall, End of Record Street.

Postal Address: 249 Lower Puniho, RD 37, Okato 4381
4381
Phone: 06-759 1739
Email: raizel@5thelement.co.nz
Fax: 06-759 1739
Mobile: 027 739 1380
Website: http://www.5thelement.co.nz

 
Aatea Consultants Ltd

Category: Maori Providers

Contact: Hinerangi Edwards
Location: 534B Manawapou Road, RD 12, Hawera.
Postal Address: PO Box 311, Hawera 4640.
Phone: 06-278 7331
Email: hinerangi@aatea.co.nz

Contact: Hinerangi Edwards
Location: 534B Manawapou Road, RD 12, Hawera.

Postal Address: PO Box 311, Hawera 4640.
Phone: 06-278 7331
Email: hinerangi@aatea.co.nz

 
Access

Category: Disabilities

Purpose: To provide homecare support throughout Taranaki to help people stay independent.

Contact: Margaret Betteridge
Location: 15 Young St, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 0800 284 663
Email: margaret_betteridge@access.org.nz
Fax: 06-759 1698
Secondary Contact: Rosemary Goodwin
Secondary Contact Email: rosemary_goodwin@access.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-759 1677
Website: http://www.access.org.nz

 
Access Ability Charitable Trust

Categories: Disabilities, Funding, Respite Care

Purpose: To work in partnership with people to enable timely access to personalised services by providers. Individual needs assessment.

Services: Needs assessment and service coordination.

Hours: 8am - 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Contact: Greg Xavier
Location: Level 1, Kings Building, 36 Devon Street West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 115, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-758 0700 or 0800 758 700
Email: contact@accessability.org.nz
Fax: 0800 895 177
Website: http://www.accessability.org.nz/

 
Accessible Taranaki

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Disabilities

Purpose: Accessible Taranaki provides technical advice on building and planning for barrier free access. If you are a building industry consent officer, architect, engineer, project manager, associated with a territorial authority government department or a concerned citizen, we welcome your questions. Do let us know if you find any public facilities that do inhibit access via parking, toilet facilities, steep ramps or any other reason.

Services: Accessible audits with report and recommendations

Hours: 9am - 5pm weekdays

Contact: Brian Eriksen or John Major
Postal Address: 28 Young Street, New Plymouth 4310
4343
Phone: 06-759 0019 or 0800 693 342
Email: info@taranakidic.org.nz
Website: http://www.weka.co.nz

 
Action Indoor Sports Stadium

Category: Sport and Recreation

Cricket, netball, football. Available for casual bookings - beach volleyball, netball and football.

Contact: Hayden Whiting
Phone: 06-758 5044
Fax: 06-758 5066
Mobile: 027 664 4154
Address: Katere Rd, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 3194, New Plymouth 4341
Email: newplymouth@actionindoorsports.com
Website: www.actionindoorsports.com


 
Active Birth Taranaki Inc.

Category: Pregnancy

Purpose: Whether you are interested in exploring childbirth choices and claiming ownership of your birth, you're a support person or simply an interested party, we encourage you to participate in an upbeat and positive environment for confidence, laughs and companionship.

Services: Active Birth Taranaki Inc. is a not for profit group made up of lay members of our community who are passionate about you owning your own birth, wherever that may be.

Contact: Clarissa Benton
Phone: 06-759 4085
Email: info@activebirthtaranaki.org.nz
Website: http://activebirthtaranaki.org.nz

 
Active in Age

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To motivate older people to be active.

Contact: Gloria Dravitski
Phone: 06-751 1826
Postal address: 111 Barrett Road, New Plymouth 4310

 
Activity Centre, Taranaki

Categories: Education, Youth

Purpose: To support students in behaviour change in order to return to mainstream schooling.

Contact: Kristine Eagles
Location: 334 Frankley Rd, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: 334 Frankley Rd, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 5179
Email: taractivity@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-753 5179
Mobile: 027 483 4816

 
Adult Literacy Services, Taranaki

Categories: Education, Training

Purpose: To improve the literacy and numeracy skills of adults in Taranaki.

Services: Taranaki Adult Literacy provides adult literacy and learning assistance at no direct cost to the student. Trained tutors work with students to develop individual learning plans that are achievable and relevant to the student.
We also provide training for volunteers who wish to assist adults to reach their personal learning goals.

Contact: Sharon Wills
Location: Corner Lemon and Liardet streets, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 672, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-759 4650
Email: taranakiadultliteracy@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-759 4650
Secondary Contact: Ian Miller
Secondary Contact Email: ian@taranakiadultliteracy.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-759 4651
Website: http://www.literacy.org.nz

 
Adventure Dynamics

Categories: Education, Sport and Recreation, Tourism, Training

Purpose: Mountain guide and alpine instruction. For a professionally designed and delivered adventure to suit everyone. Experience the best of Taranaki under the safety of our well qualified guides from Adventure Dynamics.

Contact person Don Paterson - a guide of 20 years experience. Member of NZOIA.

Services: Mountain guiding
Alpine instruction
Leadership training

Contact: Don Paterson
Postal Address: 179 Omata Road
New Plymouth
4010
Phone: 07-385 5514
Email: info@adventuredynamics.co.nz
Mobile: 027 248 7858
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-751 3589
Website: http://www.adventuredynamics.co.nz

 
AFS Taranaki

Category: Education

Aims: Intercultural student exchange.

Contact: Stuart Jones
Phone: 06-757 5195
Postal address: 87a Carrington Street, New Plymouth 4310
Email: stuartrodjones@xtra.co.nz

 
Agape

Categories: Churches (Anglican), Youth

Purpose: Agape: Unconditional, self-sacrificing love and acceptance. The kind of love God has for us and that we try to show to others.
Agape is the youth group of Taranaki Cathedral. For ages 10-17.

Services: We enjoy games and craft activities together, we regularly participate in the events of the Cathedral such as making sweets to be sold at various events. We have a short time of Bible study together focussing on learning from the Bible and putting what we learn into action everyday. We also enjoy an evening meal together round the table!

Hours: We meet in the upstairs room at the Cathedral, 5.00-6:30, Tuesdays, during school term time.

Fees: N/A

Contact: Youth Enabler
Location: Taranaki Cathedral
37 Vivian Street
New Plymouth
4310

Postal Address: Taranaki Cathedral
37 Vivian Street
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-758 3111
Email: youth@taranakicathedral.org.nz
Website: http://www.taranakicathedral.org.nz/

 
Age Concern Taranaki Incorporated

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Elderly Support Services

Purpose: Information and resources on services and support available to older people. Advocacy and referrals as required. Field Officers and volunteers provide services Taranaki wide. Office hours Monday-Friday 10am-2pm.

Services: Accredited visiting service, monthly social mornings, quarterly newsletter, health promotion events such as aqua walking, home visits.

Hours: Monday - Friday, 10am - 2pm

Fees: Most services are provided free.

Membership fee: $15 per household annually.

Contact: Gillian Goble
Location: 28 Young Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: P O Box 15
New Plymouth
4340
Phone: NorthTaranaki: 06-759 9196, South Taranaki: 0800 243 625
Email: age.taranaki@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 0800 243 625
Website: http://www.ageconcern.org.nz

 
Aikido

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To practise and teach the martial art of Aikido. Training times: Tuesdays 19:30-20:30, Thursdays - 18:00-19:00. Beginners welcome.

Contact: Henning Kruger
Location: Westown Community Hall, 14 Omata Road, Westown, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Westown Community Hall, 14 Omata Road, Westown, New Plymouth
Phone: 021 0257-7258
Website: http://www.aikikai.co.nz

 
Air Training Corps, No 8 City of New Plymouth

Categories: Training, Youth

Purpose: To provide a challenging and disciplined training activity which will be useful in both the services and civil life. To promote awareness and appreciation of the services and the role they play in the community. NCEA training.

Contact: SQNLDR Steve Muir. Unit Commander
Location: 367A Carrington Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 52, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-751 5572
Email: no8sqnatc@orcon.net.nz
Mobile: 021 2657368

 
Albatross Enterprises Ltd

Categories: Education (Maori), Mana Whenua, Training

Contact: Colleen Tuuta
Location: 61 Mangati Road, Bell Block, New Plymouth.
Postal Address: PO Box 978, New Plymouth. 4340
Phone: 027 445-6362
Email: cbtuuta@xtra.co.nz

Contact: Colleen Tuuta
Location: 61 Mangati Road, Bell Block, New Plymouth.

Postal Address: PO Box 978, New Plymouth.
4340
Phone: 027 445-6362
Email: cbtuuta@xtra.co.nz

 
Alcohol and Drug Service, Taranaki District Health Board

Category: Alcohol/Drug Services

Purpose: Alcohol and other drug assessment and treatment.

Services: Taranaki wide, Monday - Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm

Taranaki wide. AoD Assessment and treatment, group therapy, one to one counselling, detox, link provider to residential treatment programmes, opiate substitute programme provider.

Hours: 8.30 - 4.30 Monday - Friday

Contact: Team Leader
Location: Taranaki Base Hospital, David Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: Private Bag 2016, New Plymouth 4342
4342
Phone: 06-753 7838
Email: rose.taylor@tdhb.org.nz
Fax: 06-753 7875

 
Alcohol Drug Helpline

Categories: Alcohol/Drug Services, Counselling, Youth

Purpose: ADANZ manages the Alcohol Drug Helpline, 0800 787 797, a national telephone service available from 10am to 10pm seven days a week. The Helpline is funded by HPA and the Ministry of Health. We offer a range of options: information and resources; brief interventions for alcohol and other drug problems; a call-back service where the Helpline calls the client at a pre-arranged time to assist them to reach their goals and relapse prevention for those who have made the change. We work with concerned others and support families/whanau to stay well when their loved ones are struggling with an alcohol or other drug problem.

Services: The Helpline offers free confidential information, insight and support on issues arising from drinking or other drug use. In addition we have a dedicated
Maori Line, 0800 787 798, Pasifika Line, 0800 787 799 and the Methamphetamine Intervention service, accessible through the main line.
Youth Service 0800 787 984, Txt Service – txt adh to 234.

Hours: ADANZ manages the Alcohol Drug Helpline, 0800 787 797, a national telephone service available from 10am to 10pm seven days a week. The Helpline is funded by HPA and the Ministry of Health.

Fees: FREE!

Contact: Laura Jones, Operational Manager
Postal Address: PO Box 13 496
Armagh
Christchurch
8041
Phone: 03-974 1684
Email: ada@adanz.org.nz
Fax: 03-377 5600
Mobile: 022 288 4006
Secondary Contact: Annette Mildon, Office Manager
Secondary Contact Email: amildon@adanz.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 03 3798626
Website: http://www.alcoholdrughelp.org.nz

 
Alison's Studio of Dance

Categories: Arts and Crafts, Education, Training

Purpose: Teaching ballet, jazz, hip hop, tap, contemporary dance for three-year-olds to adults. We believe in teaching dance in a positive encouraging manner helping each student to achieve to their ability

Services: Structured classes for all ages teaching ballet, jazz, hip hop (boys hip hop class), tap, adult ballet, adult jazz. Examinations offered (not compulsory), competition or stagework offered, performing opportunities include yearly seminar in term one and end of year concert.

Fees: Contact us for fees. There is a 10 per cent discount for the first term you attend, first lesson is free.

Contact: Alison Patterson
Location: 17 King Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 37 Sanders Avenue, New Plymouth 4310
4310
Phone: 06-753 4914
Email: glenn.and.alison@xtra.co.nz
Website: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Alisons-Studio-of-Dance/130815533652207

 
All Nations Foursquare Gospel Church

Categories: Churches (Other), Social Work

Purpose: Our church exists to be God’s heart, hands and feet, to function as a unified community of spiritually gifted, ethnically diverse men and women, loving and serving one another in humility, availability and submission, thereby presenting to the world a compelling case for trusting Christ alone for salvation.

Services: Worship services each Sunday 10am, with a children's programme as well. During the week there are a number of small Home Groups for people to fellowship and support one another.

Hours: Meetings each Sunday at:
Vogeltown School Hall
Huatoki Street
New Plymouth 4310

Contact: Manohar Subramaniam
Location: 158B Brooklands Road
New Plymouth

Postal Address: 158B Brooklands Road
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 9828
Email: all.nations@yahoo.co.nz
Mobile: 021 982 240
Website: http://www.foursquarenz.com/

 
Alley Catz Tribal Fusion Belly Dance

Categories: Education, Music, Social Interest Groups

Purpose: To teach and inspire people in the art of tribal fusion Belly Dance.
To provide entertainment that captivates and delights our audience, creating a vibrant atmosphere for their special event.

Services: We offer Tribal Fusion Belly Dance lessons for beginners.
We provide entertainment for :
-Hen's parties.
- Weddings.
- Staff events.
- Private functions.
- Christmas Parties.
- Special events.
And offer tuition both private and in a class setting.

Hours: Beginners lessons Tuesday evenings 6.00pm-7:15 at Pattern Dance Academy in the studio rooms round the back.

Fees: $80 per term or $10 casual (payable on the night).

Contact: Lilith White
Location: Pattern Dance Academy
99 Liardet Street (in studio round the back)
New Plymouth

Postal Address: 538 Devon Street West
Blagdon
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 027 4444 395
Email: hedgepigg@yahoo.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Alexandra
Secondary Contact Email: ashoknz80@gmail.com
Secondary Contact Phone: 0274840591
Website: http://alleycatz.weebly.com

 
AlleyCat Pottery Studio

Category: Arts and Crafts

Pottery studio and New Zealand crafts.

Contact: Suzanne Bloch-Jorgensen
Phone: 06-752 7325
Email: suzanne@alleycat.co.nz
Website: www.alleycat.co.nz
 

 
Alpha Training and Development Centre

Categories: Education, Training

Purpose: Training for the engineering, welding, boat building, oil, gas and construction industries.

Hours: 8.15am to 4.00pm Monday to Thursday.

Contact: Jim Copland
Location: 1 Smith Street, Lepperton, Taranaki.

Postal Address: PO Box 682, Taranaki Mail Centre, New Plymouth.
4340
Phone: 06-752 0635
Email: alphatraining@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-752 0632
Mobile: 027 407 917
Secondary Contact: Nerida Bosson
Secondary Contact Email: alphatrain@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-752 0635
Website: http://www.alphatrainingcentre.co

 
Alpine Club, Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Promote alpine and outdoor activity in the mountains and bush of New Zealand.

Services: Instruction courses are offered to members for winter alpine instruction through a two level snowcraft course and alpine rock Instruction courses in summer.

Club trips are organised for the membership and the club holds an annual open climb event at the beginning of each year for members of the public.

Registration is required for all these activities and can be made through the club website.

Contact: Elaine Sinton
Postal Address: PO Box 356, New Plymouth 4340
Phone: 06-755 0977
Email: secretary.tac@outlook.com
Website: http://www.taranakialpineclub.co.nz

 
Alzheimers Taranaki

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Elderly Support Services, Mental Health

Purpose: To provide information, support and advocacy for all people affected by dementia. Also to educate the public on the different forms of dementia and the effects on peoples lives.

Services: Field workers, day programmes, newsletters, educational sessions.

Hours: Field workers: available Monday to Friday by phone or appointment.
Day Programme New Plymouth: Tuesday and Friday 10am-3pm.
Day Programme Hawera: Friday 10am-3pm.
Office: Monday to Friday 10am-1pm or by appointment.

Fees: Generally there are no charges for our services. Membership of the organisation is optional and costs $30 per annum.

Contact: Ana Parkes
Location: Powderham Business Centre, 117 Powderham Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 8303, New Plymouth 4342
4342
Phone: 06-769 6916
Email: alzheimers.taranaki@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-769 6916
Website: http://www.alzheimers.org.nz/taranaki

 
Amalgamated Workers Union, Central

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Aims: To provide trade union information.

Contact: J Sullivan
Phone: 06-758 3413 or 06-758 5578
Fax: 06-758 5234
Mobile: 027 442 139
Address: PO Box 341, New Plymouth 4340

 
Amateur Radio Club, New Plymouth

Categories: Hobbies, Search and Rescue Services

Purpose: To promote amateur radio. TEMO Communications (Civil Defence).

Contact: Frank Hunt
Location: 45 Robe St, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-753 5604
Mobile: 021 854 221

 
APEPSI Trust, Taranaki

Category: Disabilities

Purpose: To facilitate the coordination and provision of support services to people with disabilities who reside in the Taranaki area. To support the agencies who provide these services by funding, professional development, networking and encouraging their capacity to grow and strengthen their services.

Contact: Pam Borck
Location: PO Box 537, New Plymouth 4340

Postal Address: PO Box 537, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-753 8300
Email: apepsisecretary@hotmail.com
Mobile: 027 2311 826

 
Apostolic Church

Category: Churches (Other)

Contact: Pastor Kevin Dixon
Location: 27 Cutfield St, Inglewood 4330
Phone: 06-756 7236
Email: kevin@lifegate.org.nz

Contact: Pastor Kevin Dixon
Location: 27 Cutfield St, Inglewood 4330

Phone: 06-756 7236
Email: kevin@lifegate.org.nz

 
Aquarium and Ponds Society, Taranaki

Category: Hobbies

Aims: Promotion of fish and relative water species.

Contact: President M A Minchington, secretary D Mckenzie
Postal address: 16 Koromiko St, Inglewood 4330
Phone: 06-756 7521 (alternative contact 06-755 1570)
Fax: 06-756 7521

 
Army Association New Zealand, Taranaki Branch

Categories: Hobbies, Social Interest Groups

Aims: An organisation for New Zealand soldiers, retired or serving, all eras, for social activities and maintaining interests in military history and traditions.

Contact: President - Bryan Benton
Phone: 06-757 9586
Address: 31 Rossiter Cres, New Plymouth
Email: 2thebentons@gmail.com

 
Art by the Sea Studio

Categories: Arts and Crafts, Education

Services: Studio of original paintings in acrylics, mixed media and watercolours. Also available a large range of prints and cards. On-site workshops. Please ring to view the studio.

Contact: Margaret Scott
Location: 58 Messenger Terrace, Oakura 4314

Postal Address: 58 Messenger Terrace, Oakura
4314
Phone: 06-752 1116
Email: artbythesea@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-752 1197
Mobile: 021 130 9200
Website: http://www.margaretscott.co.nz

 
Art Glass Designer

Categories: Arts and Crafts, Churches (Other), Hobbies

Services: Established and award winning stained glass studio and gallery. Ring for opening hours.

Hours: Open most days

Contact: Richard Landers
Location: 143 Croydon Road, RD 4, New Plymouth 4374

Phone: 06-752 7078
Email: info@stainedglassgallery.co.nz
Mobile: 027 622 8131
Website: http://www.stainedglassgallery.co.nz

 
Art Shop and Egmont Framing

Category: Arts and Crafts

Services: Top quality local artwork and custom picture framing.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9.30am to 4.00pm, Saturday 10.00am to noon.

Location: Cnr Devon and Brougham streets, New Plymouth 4310

 
Arthritis NZ, Arthritis Taranaki

Category: Health

Purpose: To improve health and well-being for people affected by arthritis and musculoskeletal disabilities.

Contact: Charmaine Bland
Location: 28 Young St, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 234, New Plymouth 4340
Phone: 06-759 0068
Email: taranaki@arthritis.org.nz
Fax: 06-759 0228
Website: http://www.arthritis.org.nz

 
Arthritis Support Group, Hawera

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Disabilities

Purpose: Improve the health and well-being of people affected by arthritis regardless of whether they are financial members of the organisation or not.

Contact: Eileen Forsberg
Location: 16 Gladstone St, Hawera 4610

 
Association of Blind Citizens, Taranaki Branch

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Aims: To assist the visually impaired.

Contact: Olwyn Thomas
Phone: 06-758 8818
Address: 4 Carver Pl, New Plymouth 4310

 
Asthma Society, Taranaki

Category: Health

Aims: To provide asthma and respiratory education and support to people with respiratory conditions of all ages. To provide Asthma and CORD awareness and to assist staff and keep them upskilled.

Contact: Maree Atkinson
Phone: 06-755 0330
Address: 41a Sole Avenue, Bell Block, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 186, New Plymouth 4340

 
Astronomical Society, New Plymouth

Categories: Education, Hobbies, Youth

Purpose: Sharing of knowledge and interest in all astronomical matters for education and recreation. When the sky is clear, our main priority is stargazing through our telescopes, and we are hoping to enable our visitors to take pictures of the night sky, with a powerful new telescope early in 2015.

Services: Public open nights, Tuesdays, 7.30pm (8.30pm in summer) no need to book - just turn up. We do group bookings on other nights for schools, social clubs, etc. When it is too cloudy for stargazing we have other things to do and to see.

Hours: 7.30 till late in the winter, 8.30 till late during Daylight Saving time. In May to July we can open up as early as 6.00pm for groups, Gruops can also arrange day time visits.

Fees: Public open nights - $5.00 adult; $3.00 under 18s.
Group bookings $3.00 per person plus a free pass for another visit if it is cloudy. Minimum group fee - $25.00.
One year's subscription to join our society $40 Adult, $20 under 18s

Contact: Nick Gladstone (President)
Location: Observatory, Marsland Hill, Robe St, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 818, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-752 1060
Email: nickandviv@gmail.com
Mobile: 021 751 524
Website: http://facebook.com/npobservatory

 
At Home Care Directory

Categories: Elderly Support Services, Health, Music

Purpose: Provides an online comprehensive local Taranaki wide community directory resources of services, businesses and information for older people, their families and allied organisations.

Services: Online comprehensive community directory of information and services of older persons services.

Contact: Margaret Millar
Location: PO Box 5536, Mount Manganui 3150

Phone: 07-574 9365
Email: marg@athomecare.co.nz
Fax: 07-574 369
Website: http://www.athomecare.co.nz

 
Atawhai Industries Inc

Categories: Disabilities, Employment Support and Advice

Purpose: Supporting people with disabilities into employment, living independently and community involvement.

Services: Supported employment, community support and employment within the Trust.

Hours: 8:00am-4:00pm Monday-Friday

Contact: Steve Hales
Location: 38 McLean Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 3013, New Plymouth 4341
4341
Phone: 06-758 0397
Email: atawhai_ind@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-758 1626
Mobile: 027 445 253

 
Auaha Ltd

Category: Maori Providers

Contact: Sandra Julian.
Location: Otumaikuku, Barrett St (old hospital complex), New Plymouth.
Postal address: PO Box 286, New Plymouth.
Phone: 06-759 6920.
Email: reception@auaha.co.nz

 
Aurora Centre

Categories: Counselling, Education, Health

Aims: We are a team of professional counsellors/educators committed to providing a quality service. Our aim is to help clients to be in charge of their change and growth.

Contact: Beth Pottinger-Hockings
Phone: 06-758 4579
Fax: 06-758 4579
Address: 59 Lemon St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 96, New Plymouth 4340

 
Autism New Zealand, Taranaki Branch

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Family Support and Advice, Parent Education/Support

Aims: To provide support, resources and information on Autism Spectrum Disorders including Aspergers.

Contact: Judi Gopperth
Phone: 06-769 5958
Address: Communication House, 62 Powderham St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: Taranaki@autismnz.org.nz
Website: www.autismnz.org.nz

 
Autolodge

Category: Accommodation/Housing

Services: Three conference rooms seating up to 100. Accommodation, licensed bar and restaurant, catering, conference equipment available. Ideal for weddings, birthdays and conferences.

Contact: Anna Muggeridge
Location: 393 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4312

Phone: 06-759 9918
Email: reservations@autolodge.co.nz
Fax: 06-758 7340
Website: http://www.autolodge.co.nz

 
Avicultural Society, Inc, Taranaki

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: To encourage the breeding and conservation of birds in captivity and the wild.

Contact: Pat Sampson
Location: 78 David Street, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-758 6274
Email: patandbill@clear.net.nz

 
Band Room

Category: Halls and Venues

Hours: Not available for hire.


Location: Rogan St, New Plymouth

 
Baptist Church Complex

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Rooms of varying sizes. Main auditorium seats 240. Sound system and projector available.

Website: www.npcbaptist.org.nz

Contact: Administrator
Location: 89 Liardet St, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-758 6512
Email: office@npbaptist.org.nz
Fax: 06-758 6512

 
Baptist Church, Waverley

Category: Churches (Other)

Aims: To provide a Christian service for people to attend on Sundays, and an ongoing fellowship for locals.
Mainly music Tuesdays during school terms at 10am.

Contact: Rex and Christine Standen
Phone: 06-346 5661
Fax: 06-346 5669
Mobile: 027 547 834
Address: 11b Lupton St, Waverley 4510
Email: restfulmeadows@xtra.co.nz

 
Bar L.N. Horse Treks

Category: Children

Purpose: Horse treks and western riding lessons.

Services: Two hour, half day or full day treks. Paddock rides for family groups. Specialised in quarter horses and western saddles.

Contact: Bill Newton
Location: 227 Matapo Rd, Urenui

Postal Address: 641 Kaipikari Rd, RD 45, Urenui 4375
Phone: 06-752 3400

 
Barnardos New Zealand

Categories: Children, Family Support and Advice, Parent Education/Support

Purpose: Working within the community to help children receive the care, education and the support they need to grow and reach their potential.

Contact: John Parry
Location: 186a Tukapa Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 4220, New Plymouth 4340
4310
Phone: 06-968 8536
Email: taranaki.amu@barnardos.org.nz
Fax: 06-753 3485
Mobile: 027 512 2744

 
Barrett Homes Trust

Categories: Accommodation/Housing, Disabilities

Purpose: To provide short term accommodation for young physically disabled people.

Services: There are 15 (11 in New Plymouth and four in Inglewood) one and two bedroom accessible units. Units are below current market rental and are approved for accommodation allowances.

Contact: Rev Bill Marsh
Location: 44 Wesley Avenue
New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 277, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-753 5155
Email: bmarsh@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 3064567

 
Basketball Association, New Plymouth

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To provide basketball in the community.

Contact: Eileen Hall
Postal Address: PO Box 679, New Plymouth
4340
Email: npbball@xtra.co.nz

 
Beach Street Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Two halls with capacity for 40 to 100 people. Kitchen facilities. Toilet and wheelchair facilities. No crockery or cutlery. Not available for 21st or other parties.

Contact: John Huggard
Location: 40 Beach Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 22A Rimu Street, New Plymouth 4312
4312
Phone: 06-758 5416
Email: jdh@clear.net.nz

 
Bell Block and District Residents Society Inc

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Purpose: To advance the physical and social environment of the community of Bell Block.

Contact: Suzanne Bradburn
Postal Address: 147F Wills Road, Bell Block, 4312
4312
Phone: 06-755 0454
Email: bbdrsociety@gmail.com
Fax: 06-755 0644

 
Bell Block Hall

Categories: Halls, Halls and Venues

Address: Main Road, Bell Block
Facilities: Bell Block Hall is one of the largest urban halls in New Plymouth District. It is well equipped with two badminton courts, a basketball hoop, stage, toilets, store, supper room, upstairs viewing gallery and foyer. The changing rooms have showers and the kitchen has an oven and other cooking facilities. Capacity is 499 with tables and seating for 200 people. Gas heating.

Floor Plan

Prices


Bell Block Hall 2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$50.00 per hour
$23.50 per hour
$11.75 per hour


Bell Block Hall
Supper Room
2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$29.20 per hour
$13.25 per hour
$7.50 per hour


Casual users: Hall users that book a hall for a one off event; one that does not occur on a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) basis.
Regular users (Category 1): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains less than 60 per cent children and superannuitants
Regular users (Category 2): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains 60 per cent or more children and superannuitants.
Note, children are under 14 years of age.

Bookings

Contact: New Plymouth District Council
Phone: 06-759 6060
Email: enquiries@npdc.govt.nz

 
Bell Block Rugby Football Club

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Capacity 315, carpet, full kitchen and bar facilities, dance floor.

Contact: Terry Butler
Location: Hickford Park, Bell Block

Postal Address: PO Box 9067, New Plymouth 4351
Phone: 06-755 4056
Mobile: 021 515 229

 
Bell Block Taekwon-Do School

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To build a better, healthy and physically active community by training body and mind as a way of life, practice self defence, inner peace and protection, promote Taekwon-Do culture and knowledge, learn Korean art and culture, being physically active, promote self respect, respect for others and property, promote harmony and peace.

Contact: Mr Krishna Reddy
Phone: 06-751 4919
Address: Bell Block Hall (opposite The Warehouse, Bell Block), Devon Rd East, Bell Block, New Plymouth 4312
Postal address: 35b Breakwater Rd, New Plymouth 4310
Email: krishna.reddy@xtra.co.nz

 
Bereaved Parents and Families Support Group

Category: Family Support and Advice

Aims: To assist bereaved parents and families in their time of need.

Contact: Sonia and Peter Keller
Phone: 06-278 4074
Fax: 06-278 4074
Postal address: 7 George St, Hawera 4610

 
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Taranaki

Category: Children

Purpose: The Big Brothers Big Sisters programme helps create a relationship between a caring adult and a young person by providing a community based mentoring programme.

Contact: Snr Constable Paul Lampe
Location: New Plymouth Police
95 Powderham Street
New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 344, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-759 8854
Email: taranaki@bigbrothersbigsisters.org.nz
Mobile: 027 260 8851
Secondary Contact Email: paul.lampe@bigbrothersbigsisters.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 6467598854
Website: http://www.bigbrothersbigsisters.org.nz

 
Bird Club, North Taranaki

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: Exhibiting and breeding of various birds.

Contact: Jillian Bellringer
Location: 4 Thames Street, New Plymouth, 4310

Phone: 06-757 9293
Email: jillianwarren@xtra.co.nz

 
Bishop's Action Foundation

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Family Support and Advice, Training

Purpose: The Bishop's Action Foundation was created to contribute to the spiritual, social, cultural, economic, and environmental well-being of the Taranaki region. We are a catalyst for change that supports communities and organisations to develop projects and partnerships that address as yet unmet needs.

Services: See our website for full details:

1. Capacity building - we provide a range of capacity building services including 1-1 support around governance, direction/planning, financial sustainability and organisational planning. We also operate Keystone Services which offers administration and management support services to small community programmes.

2. ICT Gateway - strategic advice and support around ICT for community organisations

3. Seasons - peer based support for children and young people experiencing loss or grief.

Hours: Office hours are 8.30 - 5.00, but our team is available to attend evening and / or weekend meetings if this is required by communities / community organisations.

Fees: Much of our work is funded through our philanthropic and government agency funding partners. Where we do charge for our services our rates usually reflect the community sector client base we support and our commitment to offering a social enterprise approach to our work.

Contact: Simon Cayley
Location: 566 Mangorei Road, RD 1, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 547, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-759 1178
Email: ceo@bishopsactionfoundation.org.nz
Fax: 06-759 1180
Secondary Contact: Andrew Brock
Secondary Contact Email: projects@bishopsactionfoundation.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-759 1178
Website: http://www.bishopsactionfoundation.org.nz

 
Biz@Home

Categories: Business Advice, Social Interest Groups

Purpose: Biz @ Home is for people who work from home or independently. We meet at Salt Restaurant, Waterfront Hotel from 10am on Thursdays. A social, informal opportunity to meet other people who run small businesses.

Contact: Ruth Pfister
Location: 82c Carrington Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: 21 Wesley Avenue, New Plymouth 4310
4310
Phone: 06-7536114
Secondary Contact: Sheila Findlay
Secondary Contact Email: sheilafindlay@clear.net.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-7574910

 
Blind Sport and Recreation, Taranaki

Categories: Disabilities, Social Interest Groups

Aims: To provide recreational activities for visually impaired people.

Contact: Martin Nicholls
Phone: 06-753 4303
Mobile: 027 311 833
Address: 18 Kereru Pl, New Plymouth 4310
Email: paddingtonpuss@xtra.co.nz

 
Bonsai Club Inc, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: To foster the art of bonsai in a friendly and supportive club environment.

Contact: Glenys Jackson
Location: 74d Brois Street, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-753 9644
Email: michaelj@nettel.net.nz
Fax: 06-753 9644

 
Bottle and Collectors Club, Taranaki

Categories: Education, Hobbies

Purpose: Collecting antique bottles etc, and sharing information on collectables.

Services: Library regarding bottle collecting for members.

Fees: Annual subscription - $5.00 per person

Contact: Brian Batchelor
Location: 576 Carrington Road, RD 1, New Plymouth 4371

Postal Address: 576 Carrington Road, New Plymouth 4371
4371
Phone: 06-753 5541
Email: bdbatch@clear.net.nz
Secondary Contact: Tony Wey, Bell Block

 
Bowl of Brooklands

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: See TSB Bowl of Brooklands.

 
Bowlarama

Category: Sport and Recreation

Services: Tenpin bowling and entertainment.

Contact: Frank or June
Location: 34 Dawson St, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-757 8169
Fax: 06-757 8169
Website: http://www.bowlaramanp.co.nz

 
Boys' High School, New Plymouth

Categories: Counselling, Education

Aims: To provide guidance and counselling for all students and caregivers in educational, social, family and vocational areas of concern.

Contact: W J Geange
Phone: 06-758 5399
Fax: 06-759 8814
Address: 107 Coronation Ave, New Plymouth 4312
Postal address: Private Bag 2028, New Plymouth 4342
Email: bill.geange@npbhs.school.nz
Website: www.npbhs.school.nz

 
Braemar Restaurant and Bar

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Capacity 80 seated, tables and chairs, bar and conference facilities and restaurant. Not available for 21st parties unless a meal is required for the function.

Contact: Vernice
Location: Powderham St, New Plymouth 4310

 
Brain Injury Association Taranaki

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Aims: To provide information and support to people with brain injuries and their families/whanau.

Contact: Administrator
Phone: 06-753 3688
Fax: 06-753 3688
Address: PO Box 1027, New Plymouth 4340
Email: taranaki.admin@brain-injury.org.nz

 
Brian Bellringer Pavilion

Categories: Halls, Halls and Venues

Address: Pukekura Park, New Plymouth
Facilities: Seating and tables for 70, full kitchen facilities, changing rooms for two teams plus umpires’ own room. Not suitable for social functions. Often busy over summer with cricket commitments. Please note, the pavillion is not wheelchair accessible.

Floor Plan

Prices


Bellringer Pavilion 2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$44.50 per hour
$21.25 per hour
$10.75 per hour

Casual users: Hall users that book a hall for a one off event; one that does not occur on a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) basis.
Regular users (Category 1): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains less than 60 per cent children and superannuitants
Regular users (Category 2): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains 60 per cent or more children and superannuitants.
Note, children are under 14 years of age.

Bookings

Contact: New Plymouth District Council
Phone: 06-759 6060
Email: enquiries@npdc.govt.nz

 
Brits NZ

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Purpose: To provide advice and support to new migrants to New Zealand.

Services: Licensed Immigration Adviser (Alexandra Cole, number: 201300687).

Contact: Alex Cole
Location: 5 Cherry Lane, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 5107, New Plymouth
4343
Phone: 06-753 8481
Email: immigration@britsnz.co.nz
Mobile: 021 034 2371
Website: http://www.britsnz.co.nz

 
Brooklands Church Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Capacity 100 seated. No smoking, suitable for wheelchairs, stage, kitchen, zip, toilet. No alcohol permitted.

Fees: On application.

Contact: Gillian Hulse (Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings)
Location: 21 Bideford Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: 21 Bideford Street
Brooklands
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-758 5854
Email: brooklandschurch@maxnet.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Rev John Carter
Secondary Contact Phone: 027 478 2000

 
Brooklands Cooperating Church (Anglican and Presbyterian)

Category: Churches (Anglican)

Services: Anglican and Presbyterian Church.

Contact: Mr Keith Okey, Chairperson
Location: 21 Bideford St, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-758 5854
Email: brooklandschurch@maxnet.co.nz

 
Brougham Heights Motel

Category: Accommodation/Housing

Purpose: Accommodation provider. We are a centrally located motel with 34 units ranging from studio unit to two bedroom unit

Services: One conference room with capacity for 40-45, a business lounge with capacity for eight to ten. Accommodation, breakfast and catering for conferences available on request.

Hours: Office hours are 7.30am to 9.00pm weekdays, 8.00am to 9.00pm weekends and stat days.

Contact: Deborah Tawa
Location: 54 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-757 9954
Email: book@broughamheights.co.nz
Fax: 06-757 5979
Mobile: 027 575 7954
Website: http://www.broughamheights.co.nz

 
Budget Advisory Service Inc, Hawera

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Budget Advice, Emergency Food Support

Aims: To provide budget advice and to teach good budgeting skills.

Contact: Julie Gaudin
Phone: 06-278 8448 or 0800 333 048
Fax: 06-278 8448
Address: PO Box 174, Hawera 4610
Email: hawerabudget@xtra.co.nz

 
Budget Advisory Service, New Plymouth

Category: Budget Advice

Purpose: To help individuals and families find satisfaction in handling their financial affairs through the development of money management skills. To provide budgeting education in the community.

Contact: Jocelyn Merwood
Location: 32 Leach Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: C/- Community House, 32 Leach Street, New Plymouth 4310
4310
Phone: 06-758 5996
Email: np.budget@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-758 2780
Mobile: 027 31 94 358

 
Bujutsu Karate

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Presentation of self defense.

Contact: Lance Mosen
Mobile: 027 466 510
Address: Mangati Rd, Bell Block
Postal address: 59c Seaview Rd, New Plymouth 4310
Email: lmosen@hotmail.com

 
Burgess Park and Burgess House

Category: Gardens

The reserve consists of one hectare of well-appointed grounds together with a further four hectares of beautiful native bush.

Burgess House is a wedding and conference centre. Located off State Highway three, six and a half kilometres south of New Plymouth.

Contact: Nuala Hudson for bookings and more information
Phone: 06-758 0660
Fax: 06-759 2183
Mobile: 027 580 6600
Address: 361 Junction Rd, RD 1, New Plymouth 4371

 
Burn Support Charitable Trust Inc, Taranaki Branch

Categories: Counselling, Disabilities, Family Support and Advice, Parent Education/Support

Purpose: To provide burn injured persons and their families with support and assistance during and after hospitalisation and to help them to return to normal and satisfactory lives within their community.

Contact: Sue Murdoch
Location: 33 Lyn St, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-758 4648
Email: mailworks@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 624 577

 
Business Association, Fitzroy

Categories: Business Advice, Hobbies

Aims: A group for retailers.

Contact: Geoff Allen
Phone: 06-758 2979
Fax: 06-758 2970
Address: c/- 552 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4312
Email: bbp@paradise.net.nz

 
Cactus and Succulent Society, New Plymouth

Category: Gardens

Purpose: The Cactus and Succulent Society of New Zealand is dedicated to growing, studying and sharing of cactus and other succulent plants.

Contact: Jeanette Taylor
Location: 81 Hine Street New Plymouth

Postal Address: 7 Harris Street, Waitara 4320
4310
Phone: 06-754 6068
Email: jeanette.taylor@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Maurice Finnerty
Secondary Contact Email: mmfinn@xnet.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-758 4674
Website: http://www.cssnz.org

 
Camera Club Inc, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To enable predominately amateur photographers to increase their skills through informal education by providing field trips, the sharing of knowledge, access to appropriate books and in the preparation of images for both prints and slides.

Contact: John Eaddy or Harry Cast
Phone: 06-751 1619 (John)
Address: West Baptist Hall, South Rd, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 8074, New Plymouth 4342
Email: harryc1@xtra.co.nz

 
Cancer Society, Taranaki

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Health

Aims: The Cancer Society of New Zealand is committed to improving community well being by reducing the incidence and impact of cancer. Our core services are in the areas of health promotion, support, information and research. Services include support, advice and advocacy for people with cancer and their families, transport to and from treatments, support groups, workshops, education programmes, information and resources, gazebos and sun umbrellas for loan, discounted sunscreen, hats and sunglasses for sale and scholarships.

Opening hours: Monday-Friday 9am-3.30pm. The shuttle operates Monday and Friday (special arrangements can be made for travel on other days).

Contact: Jenny Henderson
Phone: 06-757 3006
Fax: 06-757 8795
Address: TSB Cancer Support Centre, 71 Lorna St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 5153, New Plymouth 4343
Email: admin@taranakicancersociety.org.nz 
Website: www.taranakicancersociety.org.nz

 
Canoe and Kayak Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Services: Kayak hire, guided tours, courses, and run a kayak club.
We have a large range of kayaks and accessories including roof racks.

Hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.30pm, Saturday 8.30 to 5pm

Contact: Peter or Bronnie van Lith
Location: 6/631 Devon Road, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 6/631 Devon Road, New Plymouth 4312
4312
Phone: 06-769 5506
Email: canoekayak@maxnet.co.nz
Fax: 06-769 5507
Mobile: 027 608 3844
Secondary Contact Email: newplymouth@roofrackcentre.co.nz
Website: http://www.canoeandkayak.co.nz

 
Cape Egmont Lighthouse

Category: Tourism

Situated on the most westerly point of Taranaki. The lighthouse was transferred from Mana Island, Wellington in 1881 and was electrified by power from diesel generators in 1951 and was later connected to the country's electricity supply. The light can be seen for 22 nautical miles on a clear night. Not open to the public, view from road.

Address: Cape Rd, Pungarehu

 
Capoeira Taranaki

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: The Taranaki branch of Capoeira Mandinga Aotearoa, Aotearoa's original and longest running capoeira school teaches the Afro-Brazilian cultural fighting art and game in the Taranaki region to people of all ages who have an interest in movement, training, music, culture, history and/or challenging themselves in a supportive environment.

Services: We run classes for adults and children of all ages and abilities. Please contact us for up to date details, and visit our facebook page for more info: https://www.facebook.com/groups/capoeirataranaki/

Hours: Mondays and Fridays 6-8pm

Contact: Hannah Taylor
Location: Central School Hall, Pendarves Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Central School Hall, Pendarves Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 7469
Email: taranaki@capoeira.org.nz
Mobile: 027 327 9716
Website: http://www.capoeira.org.nz

 
Caravan Club, Taranaki

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Camping social club.

Contact: Pauline Sanford
Location: 11c Redwood Crescent
New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: 11c Redwood Crescent
New Plymouth 4310
4310
Phone: 06-753 9030
Email: desandpauline@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 7555149
Secondary Contact: John Depree (president)
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-751 5418

 
Care and Craft Incorporated, Fitzroy

Category: Arts and Crafts

Purpose: To provide companionship, friendship, opportunities for craftwork, etc for lonely and disabled people.

Contact: Diana Gillies
Location: Henui St Church Hall, Fitzroy

Postal Address: 106 Riversdale Dr, New Plymouth 4312
Phone: 06-758 6695
Email: southlandborn@gmail.com

 
Care Tours NZ

Category: Tourism

 
CCS Disability Action (North, South and Central Taranaki)

Category: Disabilities

Aims: CCS Disability Action is a not for profit society established in 1935. For over 70 years we have worked in partnership with disabled people and their families to ensure opportunity, quality of life and an environment that enhances community integration and participation.
Services:
Disability information.
Supported independent living.
Supported lifestyles.
Vocational/community participation.
Total mobility and mobility parking.

New Plymouth office:
Contact:
Richard Ousey
Phone: 06-758 5423
Fax: 06-758 9592
Mobile: 027 451 0676
Address: 112 Vivian St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 324, New Plymouth 4340
Email: richard.ousey@ccsdisabilityaction.org.nz

Hawera office:
Phone: 06-278 7212
Fax: 06-278 7121
Address: 85-87 Princess St, Hawera
Postal address: PO Box 687, Hawera 4640

Website: www.ccsdisabilityaction.org.nz
Website: www.mobilityparking.org.nz

 
Central Baptist Church

Categories: Budget Advice, Churches (Other), Halls and Venues

Services: ESOL - Monday Conversational English from 7 - 9 pm. $3 per session. Lounge via Lemon Street entrance.

DBGO - Creative and social events for girls aged 7-12 years. Meeting each Thursday afternoon 4.00pm - 5.30pm. Cost $2.00 per person

CAP Money Courses - helping people learn how to budget.

CAP Debt Centre - assistance for people who are in debt and wish to pay their way out of their situation while still having enough money to live on.

'mainly music' Movement & music for pre-schoolers and their caregivers - Friday mornings at 10.00 am

Youth Group - Friday evenings at 7.15 pm - A safe place for high school students to gather for social times & spiritual growth.

Church Services:
Sunday 9.30 am - Family Service with children's programmes.
Sunday 2.30 pm - Philippino Church in the Auditorium.
1st & 3rd Sunday of month at 2.30 pm - Chinese Fellowship Service in the Lounge.
Sunday 6 pm - Encore Sermon (repeat of morning sermon). Lounge via Lemon St entrance.
Thursday 7.30 pm - Evening Service. Lounge via Lemon St entrance.

Hours: Office hours: 9am - 3pm

Contact: Karen Pullein
Location: 89 Liardet Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: 89 Liardet Street
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-758 6512
Email: office@npcbaptist.org.nz
Fax: 06-758 6512
Secondary Contact: Martien Kelderman
Secondary Contact Email: martienk@xtra.co.nz
Website: http://www.npcbaptist.org.nz

 
Central School Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 275 with seating for 100 on wooden benches. Not suitable for wheelchairs. Kitchen, stage, heating facilities. Venue alarmed. No alcohol.

Contact: School office
Phone: 06-758 3240 or 06-758 3246
Address: Pendarves Street, New Plymouth 4310
Email: office@central.school.nz
Website: www.central.school.nz

 
Central Table Tennis Club

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Social table tennis club.

Contact: Delwyn Singh
Location: Methodist Church Hall, Liardet Street

Postal Address: 4 Shortland Street, New Plymouth 4310
4310
Phone: 06-757 9413

 
Central Football Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To promote and facilitate the game of football/soccer in Taranaki.

Contact: Central Football
Location: C/- Sport Taranaki, Yarrow Stadium, Maratahu Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 3262, HBMC, Napier
4142
Phone: 06-835 5072
Email: admin@centralfootball.co.nz
Fax: 06-835 5033
Website: http://www.centralfootball.co.nz

 
Chaddy's Charters

Categories: Children, Tourism

Services: Cruise the Sugar Loaf Islands and Marine Park Reserve and view the seal colony in its natural habitat - weather permitting. Sea kayaks available for hire.

Location: Ocean View Parade, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 6086, New Plymouth 4344
Phone: 06-758 9133
Email: rescue3@slingshot.co.nz
Fax: 06-759 9095

 
Chess and Model Engineers Clubrooms

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Seating for 35, standing room for 60. Zip, sink, fridge,
crockery, tables. Not suitable for wheelchairs.

Contact: Mr E Tuffery
Phone: 06-758 2626
Address: Corner Liardet and Gilbert streets, New Plymouth 4310
Postal address: 11 Gilbert St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: joan-errol@clear.net.nz

 
Child Cancer Foundation - Taranaki Branch

Categories: Children, Health

Purpose: To provide services that aim to reduce the impact and isolation of cancer by offering services to children and their families

Services: Support: practical, financial and emotional which includes Beads of Courage
Inform: provide information and improve family access to information and networks.
Care: Family Support Coordinator and through linking families

Hours: Tuesday and Wednesday 8.30am until 5.00pm and Thursday 8.30 am until 12.30pm. Phone, text or email and leave a message and I will be in touch.

Fees: Free of charge to CCF members

Contact: Kathryn Hensley, Family Support Coordinator
Postal Address: PO Box 1017
New Plymouth
4310
Email: khensley@childcancer.org.nz
Mobile: 021 525 938
Secondary Contact: Child Cancer Foundation
Secondary Contact Email: aoconnor@childcancer.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 0800 424453
Website: http://www.childcancer.org.nz

 
Child Youth and Family Services

Categories: Social Work, Youth

Purpose: Child Youth & Family is a service of the Ministry of Social Development. Child Youth & Family provide care and protection, youth justice and adoption services.

Contact: Denise Loveridge, Differential Response Coordinator
Location: Duncan Dovico House, Gill Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 4043, New Plymouth 4340
Phone: 06-968 3336
Email: denise.loveridge001@cyf.govt.nz
Fax: 06-968 6012

 
Choir

Category: Music

Purpose: To provide entertainment for rest home and retirement village residents and at the same time sing for our own enjoyment and sense of achievement.

Contact: B. C. Dawson
Location: 6 McFarlane St, Oakura 4314

 
Chris Fuller Surf Art

Category: Arts and Crafts

Services: Surf art and sculpture down the coast. Please phone before visiting.

Contact: Chris Fuller
Phone: 06-761 8551
Email: oceanretreat@yahoo.co.nz

 
Christian City Church

Category: Churches (Other)

Contact: Pastor Daniel Tippett
Phone: 06-759 9969 or 06-751 1240
Address: 26-30 Courtney Street, New Plymouth 4310
Postal address: PO Box 1075, New Plymouth 4340
Email: np3c@xtra.co.nz

 
Christian Women Communicating International

Category: Education

Aims: Christian teaching for women.

Contact: Joyce Finer
Phone: 06-758 4635
Address: 7 Barton St, New Plymouth 4312
Email: kj.finer@xtra.co.nz

 
Church of Christ

Category: Churches (Other)

Purpose: Worship services

Hours: Sunday 10am and Wednesday 6.30pm

Contact: Allan Fowell
Location: 96 Waimea St, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-753 2612
Email: allan@churchofchrist.org.nz
Mobile: 027 924 6836
Website: http://www.churchofchrist.org.nz

 
Citizen Band Radio Club Inc, Taranaki

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: We provide communications with portable radios and operators for the Taranaki Car Club and Multi-Ethnic Council events.

Contact: Trevor Taylor
Postal Address: 37 Riversdale Drive, New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 06-758 5387
Email: fatone@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 658 8932

 
Citizens Advice Bureau New Plymouth - Face-to-Face Settlement Information

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Purpose: To assist migrants to successfully live and work in New Zealand.

Services: Immigration New Zealand and Citizens Advice Bureau work together to provide information and support for new migrants in Taranaki. This free face-to-face settlement information is part of a package that replaces the previous Settlement Support New Zealand service.

Hours: 9.30am - 3.30pm Mon - Fri. No appointment needed.

Fees: Free

Contact: Committee
Location: Community House (next to YMCA),
32 Leach St, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 32 Leach St, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-758 9542
Email: cab.newplymouth@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 0800 FOR CAB (367 222)
Website: http://www.cab.org.nz

 
Citizens Advice Bureau, Hawera

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Counselling, Family Support and Advice

Purpose: To provide free, up-to-date and confidential information about anything.

Services: Also Community Law Office on Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30 - 3:30pm

Hours: Weekdays 9:30am to 12:30pm

Contact: Michael Ogden
Location: 22 Union Street, Hawera 4610

Phone: 06-278 3156
Email: cab.hawra@xtra.co.nz

 
Citizens Advice Bureau, New Plymouth

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Purpose: Provide information to help clients solve their problems.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9.30am - 3.30pm

Contact: Committee
Location: Community House (next to the YMCA), 32 Leach Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 32 Leach Street
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 0800 FOR CAB (367 222)
Email: cab.newplymouth@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-758 9542
Website: http://www.cab.org.nz

 
Citizens Advice Bureau, Stratford

Categories: Accommodation/Housing, Advice/Support/Advocacy, Elderly Support Services

Purpose: To ensure that individuals do not suffer through ignorance of their rights and responsibilities, or of the services available, or through an inability to express their needs effectively.

Services: Free advice for all.

Hours: 10am - 1pm week days

Contact: Bernice Mitchell
Location: 270 Broadway, Stratford

Postal Address: PO Box 328, Stratford 4352
4352
Phone: 06-765 5250
Email: cab.stratford@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-765 5251

 
City of New Plymouth Caledonian Pipe Band

Category: Music

Aims: To foster and strengthen the Scottish culture in the New Plymouth district to the benifit of all members of our district.

Name: Neville Frampton
Phone: 06-757 5167
Email: nandlframpton@xnet.co.nz
Address: 48 Nevada Drive,  New Plymouth 4312

 

 
City West Church

Category: Churches (Other)

Contact: Pastor Steve Batten
Location: 62C Poplar Grove, New Plymouth 4310
Postal Address: PO Box 5023, New Plymouth 4343 4343
Phone: 06-751 3659
Email: office@citywestchurch.org.nz

Contact: Pastor Steve Batten
Location: 62C Poplar Grove, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 5023, New Plymouth 4343
4343
Phone: 06-751 3659
Email: office@citywestchurch.org.nz
Fax: 06-751 3659
Website: http://www.citywestchurch.org.nz

 
City West Church New Plymouth

Categories: Churches (Other), Youth

Purpose: citywestchurch is a growing and vibrant church, reaching people with the love of Christ, building and releasing them to be all that God intended them to be.

Services: Church services are held each Sunday at 10.00am and 6.30pm with a children's programme provided from preschool to intermediate in the morning service
Youth events are held weekly on Wednesday night.
Thursday mornings - a fun Mainly Music programme for pre-school children and their mums/caregivers is held at 9.30am.
During the week there are a number of small connect groups for people to build friendships and gain support.

Hours: Office hours are Tuesday - Friday 8.30-4.00

Contact: Jasmine Hickford
Location: 62c Poplar Grove, New Plymouth, 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 5023, New Plymouth 4343
4343
Phone: 06-751 3659
Email: office@citywestchurch.org.nz
Secondary Contact: Pip Batten
Secondary Contact Email: pip@citywestchurch.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 021 044 02551
Website: http://www.citywestchurch.org.nz

 
City West Church Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Available for hire.

Contact: Jasmine Hickford
Location: 62c Poplar Grove, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 5023
New Plymouth
4343
Phone: 06-751 3659
Email: office@citywestchurch.org.nz
Fax: 06-751 3659

 
CityLife Church

Category: Churches (Other)

Purpose: Come and Live service is held 10am on Sundays. Waiting Room and healing held 7pm Sundays.

Contact: Pastor C Lee
Location: 24 Egmont Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: CityLife Church New Plymouth, PO Box 800, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-758 1423
Email: admin@citylife.org.nz
Fax: 06-758 3443
Website: http://www.citylife.org.nz

 
Classic Motorcycle Club, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Contact: D Young
Postal Address: c/- 6 Royal Heights, New Plymouth 4312

 
Clearwater Riding School, New Plymouth

Category: Children

Learn to horse ride and train horses.

Contact: Lydia Quay
Phone: 021 759 342
Address: 1500 Carrington Rd, RD 1, New Plymouth 4371

 
Coastguard Taranaki

Categories: Education, Search and Rescue Services

Purpose: To provide boating safety services, education and support to the boating public.

Services: Maintain professional response marine search and rescue capabilities.
Provide a daily trip report and breakdown marine VHF radio service on VHF Channel 61 within advertised hours (essentially daylight hours). [In an emergency, boaties should call Maritime Radio on VHF Channel 16 (a 24/7 service) while ashore the public should call 111 and ask for the Police].

Hours: Marine rescue vessel (volunteer skipper and crew) available 24/7.
Daily marine trip report and breakdown radio service (Volunteer Radio Operators) on marine VHF Channel 61 during advertised hours: 0800 to 1730 during NZ Standard Time, 0600 to 2030 during NZ Daylight Saving Time.

Fees: Supporter membership annual subscription is $40 (August 2014). The subscription is set at each AGM which is normally held mid to late August each year.

Contact: Secretary
Location: C/- Surf Life Saving NZ Building, Ocean View Parade, Moturoa, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 6097, Moturoa, New Plymouth
4344
Phone: 06-757 9562
Email: cgtaranaki@xtra.co.nz

 
Communities Kindergarten, Opunake

Category: Education

Purpose: We are a mixed age early childhood education centre, and we welcome up to 45 children through our doors every day. Their ages range from one to five years.
If you wish to enrol your child, please call in for an enrolment pack and a look around. We do have a waiting list, so please enrol early.
October 2009 we moved into our awesome new purpose-built centre.

Services: Opunake Kindergarten is a non-profit, community run early childhood education centre that caters for pre-schoolers in our coastal area.

Hours: Open 9am to 3pm, Monday to Friday during school terms.

Contact: Diane Chapman
Location: 56 Whitcombe Road, Opunake

Postal Address: PO Box 85, Opunake 4645
4645
Phone: 06-761 7440
Email: opunakekindy@xtra.co.nz

 
Community Foodbank, Inglewood

Category: Emergency Food Support

Purpose: Provide food parcels to individuals and families who are unable to adequately feed themselves.

Hours: 9.30am until 10.30am on Fridays

Contact: Jeanette Wilson
Location: Forrestal Lodge, 23 Rimu Street, Inglewood

Postal Address: Forrestal Lodge, 23 Rimu Street, Inglewood 4330
4330
Phone: 06-756 7242
Email: jeanette@jeanettewilson.com
Secondary Contact: Jenny Rawson
Secondary Contact Email: jennyrawson@outlook.com
Secondary Contact Phone: 0277637549

 
Community Health Committee, Waverley and District

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Health, Parent Education/Support

Aims: To promote health and wellness to a variety of groups in the wider community.

Contact: Pam Peacock
Address: 4 Wilson St, Waverley 4510
Phone: 06 346 5071
Email: peahen@xtra.co.nz

 
Community House - Citizens Advice Bureau

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: A spacious, bright and comfortable conference room seating 60 theatre style and 30-40 classroom style. Meeting room seats 12. Good kitchen and wheelchair accessible facilities. Whiteboard equipment and data projector available for hire.

Location: 32 Leach Street, New Plymouth
(Next to the YMCA - easiest access from Liardet Street)

Postal Address: 32 Leach Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-758 9542 and 0800 FOR CAB (367 222)
Email: cab.newplymouth@xtra.co.nz
Website: http://www.cab.org.nz

 
Community Housing Action, Taranaki

Category: Accommodation/Housing

Purpose: To provide emergency housing in New Plymouth, Waitara, and Hawera for people who have registered with Housing New Zealand. Preference is given to tenants with children and young people.

Contact: Brian Eriksen
Location: 28 Young Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5015, New Plymouth 4343
4343
Phone: 06-759 0019
Email: chattrust@gmail.com

 
Community Information Trust

Category: Disabilities

Aims: There to service the South Taranaki community. We have information related to the disability and senior sectors on support groups, legislation, equipment, aids, devices, purchasing, building access and design, disabilities, disorders, syndromes, transport and much more.

Contact: Janine Luke-Taamaru
Phone: 06-278 3342
Postal address: 20 Union St, Hawera 4610
Email: hawerainfo@gmail.com

 
Community Trust, Inglewood

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Social Interest Groups

Aims: To provide help, support, friendship and information to those in need. To provide a venue for other groups to meet. Social education. To refer people to other services and agencies.

Contact: Jon Burrows
Phone: 06-756 7341
Mobile: 027 325 7758
Address: 41 Rata St, Inglewood 4330

 
Contract Bridge Club Inc, New Plymouth

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To play competitive contract bridge.

Contact: C Carryer
Location: 70 Hobson Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 339, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-758 0703
Email: npbridgeclub@xtra.co.nz
Website: http://www.npbridgeclub.org.nz

 
Cottage Wines

Category: Tourism

Services: We have a full and delicious range of fruit wines.

Contact: Zane and Barb Burnard
Location: 1415 Devon Road, Waitara

Postal Address: 1415 Devon Road, Waitara
4382
Phone: 0508 599 599
Email: cottagewines@gmail.com
Fax: 0508 199 299
Mobile: 021 022 98266
Website: http://www.cottagewines.co.nz

 
Country and Variety Music

Category: Music

Aims: To create awareness of what is musically available for the enjoyment and/or participation of all members of our community. Entertaining young and old.

Contact: Maurice Boyd
Phone: 06-278 5597
Address: Hawera Bowling Club, Albion St, Hawera
Postal address: PO Box 587, Hawera 4640

 
Country Music Hall of Fame

Category: Music

Purpose: To attract tourists, outside club visitors and bus tours to the hall and to the club. Showcase with lunch and club concerts.

Services: Music shows, museum

Hours: Monday 10am to 4pm, Tuesday 10am to 4pm. All other days by phone appointments only.

Fees: To be advised when you phone

Contact: Helen and Ian Braithwaite
Location: 11 Surf Highway 45

Postal Address: 11 South Rd, Manaia 4612
4612
Phone: 06-274 8442
Email: braithwaitecountrycorral@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-274 8442
Mobile: 027 482 505
Secondary Contact: Ian Braithwaite
Secondary Contact Phone: 0278759166
Website: http://Yellow.com/Taranaki Country Music Hall of Fame

 
CPS (Institute for Child Protection Studies)

Category: Education

Aims: To make New Zealand the safest place in the world for children by empowering adults to keep them safe. We provide child protection training to achieve this.

Contact: Jay Walton
Phone: 07-838 3370
Fax: 07-838 9950
Address: Level 1, 135 London St,
Hamilton, 3204
Postal address: PO Box 679, Hamilton 3240
Email: info@cps.org.nz
Website: www.cps.org.nz

 
Croquet Club, New Plymouth

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To encourage the enjoyment of the game of croquet and golf croquet.

Contact: Marie Wellington
Location: 1 Baring Terrace, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 3372, Fitzroy Mail Centre, 4341
Phone: 06-7588487
Email: barb@fresher.net.nz
Mobile: 022 429 8642

 
Cubs, New Plymouth District

Categories: Children, Hobbies, Youth

Purpose: To support the adult leaders of the various cub packs within New Plymouth and Taranaki.

Services: Cubs have lots of fun, explore new things, make new friends, accept challenges, and new experiences.

Hours: There are several groups in New Plymouth and Taranaki and times and days vary

Fees: These are group dependent

Contact: Christine Soffe
Location: c/- 28 Pararewa Drive, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 1010
New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-751 1135
Email: chris-alan@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 405 5457
Website: http://www.scouts.org.nz/

 
Cycle Inn

Category: Sport and Recreation

Bicycle hire.
Opening hours: Daily

Contact: Robert Coe
Phone: 06-758 7418
Fax: 06-758 7418
Address: 133 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4310
Email: cycleinn@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.cycleinn.co.nz

 
Cycling Club Inc, New Plymouth

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To provide cycle road racing of various grades. To provide training rides, coaching, organised fun group rides for all abilities and to promote cycling and cycle racing within North Taranaki.

Contact: Racheal Cottam
Phone: 06-755 0239
Mobile: 021 735 874
Address: PO Box 550, New Plymouth 4340
Email: info@cyclingnewplymouth.co.nz
Website: www.cyclingnewplymouth.co.nz

 
Cystic Fibrosis Association, Taranaki Branch

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Disabilities, Family Support and Advice

Purpose: Support and information for Cystic Fibrosis sufferers and their families.

Contact: Shelley Gruchy
Location: 60 Woodleigh Street, Frankleigh Park, New Plymouth, 4310

Postal Address: 60 Woodleigh Street, Frankleigh Park, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 2456
Email: jersey.bean@hotmail.com
Mobile: 027 818 0580
Secondary Contact: Nicola McCarthy
Secondary Contact Email: nicola.mccarthy@fonterra.com
Website: http://www.cfnz.org.nz

 
Deafblind Cell Group, Taranaki

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Purpose: To provide and help deafblind people.

Contact: Renee Hill
Location: 12 Elm Gr, New Plymouth 4310

Mobile: 021 156 2592

 
Denim Bootscooters

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Line dancing classes at Inglewood, Waitara and New Plymouth.

Contact: Val Koorey
Phone: 06-751 1781
Fax: 06-751 1781
Address: 139 Ngamotu Road, New Plymouth 4310

 
Department of Building and Housing

Category: Accommodation/Housing

Purpose: To provide information and advice about the rights and responsibilities of being a landlord or tenant as set out in the Residential Tenancies Act 1986. To assist both landlord and tenants to settle any residential tenancy disputes.

Contact: Richard Hales
Location: 117 Powderham St, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Private Bag 3124, Hamilton 3240
Phone: 0800 TENANCY
Email: info@dbh.govt.nz
Fax: 06-757 3562
Website: http://www.dbh.govt.nz

 
Department of Internal Affairs, Local Government and Community Branch

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Contact: Emma Stringer
Phone: 06-759 8246
Fax: 06-759 8094
Address: Level 1, Westpac Building, 2 Devon Street East,
 New Plymouth, 4312
Postal address: PO Box 331, New Plymouth 4340
Email: emma.stringer@dia.govt.nz
Website: www.dia.govt.nz

 
Devon Hotel

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Capacity for 750, 11 meeting rooms, full range of technical, audio and visual support, onsite catering, licensed restaurant and bar, and accommodation on-site.

Hours: 24/7

Contact: Robert Davies
Location: 390 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4312

Postal Address: Private Bag 2009, New Plymouth 4342
4342
Phone: 06-759 9099
Email: mail@devonhotel.co.nz
Fax: 06-758 2229
Secondary Contact: Peter Tennent
Secondary Contact Phone: 021 759 610
Website: http://www.devonhotel.co.nz

 
Devon Kindergarten

Categories: Children, Education

Aims: Pre-school education. Children learn through play. Teachers provide stimulation, guidance, encouragement and support in an attractive environment. All teachers trained. Child age range three to five years.

Contact: Liz Day
Phone: 06-757 5694
Fax: 06-757 5694
Address: 411 St Aubyn St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: devonkindy@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.ntkindergartens.co.nz

 
Devon Ladies Probus Club

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: Friendship, fellowship and fun for retired women.

Services: Monthly meeting with a guest speaker. Special interest groups - garden groups, lunch groups, craft group etc

Hours: 10am - midday approximately every 4th Thursday

Fees: $20

Contact: Hazel Probyn, Presedent
Location: West End Bowling Club, Cutfield Road, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 26 Manu Crescent
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 6811
Email: maurnnz@xtra.co.nz

 
Diabetes Inc, Taranaki

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Health

Aims: Encouraging local support for people affected by diabetes and pre-diabetes. Acting as an advocate and raising the awareness of diabetes. Educating and informing people about diabetes. Supporting research into the treatment, prevention and cure of diabetes.

Contact: Ronald Dravitzki
Phone: 06-769 5354
Fax: 06-758 0538
Postal address: PO Box 3038, New Plymouth 4341
Email: taranaki@diabetes.org.nz

 
Dioxin-Exposed Persons' Health Support Service

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Health

Aims: The Ministry of Health has set up a new health service for people who lived by the former Ivon Watkins Dow factory in Paritutu, New Plymouth between 1962 and 1987 who may have been exposed to dioxin.

For more information and eligibility and services offered, visit the Ministry of Health's website.
Contact: Heath Support Service, Ministry of Health
Phone: 0800 288 588
Website: www.moh.govt.nz

 
Disability Information Centre, Taranaki

Categories: Disabilities, Elderly Support Services, Health

Purpose: To provide accessible resources which will empower people with disabilities to make personal choices about their quality of life.

Services: Disability information
Disability equipment hire and sales
Connecting you to community services
Meeting room hire
Barrier free advisory services

Hours: 9am-5pm Monday to Friday

Fees: Competitive rates for hire, rent and service provision

Contact: Brian Eriksen or Marama Simeon
Location: 28 Young Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5015, New Plymouth 4343
4343
Phone: 06-759 0019
Email: info@taranakidic.org.nz
Fax: 06-759 0029
Website: http://www.weka.net.nz/

 
Disabled Persons Assembly (DPA) Taranaki Region

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Disabilities

Aims: To promote self advocacy as the speaking voice of people with disabilities. Supporting people with issues that affect their disabilities - can be taken to government level.

Contact: Marion Wellington, Secretary
Phone: 06-754 7417
Address: 43 Parris St, Waitara 4320
Email: kemar@xtra.co.nz

 
District Council, New Plymouth

Categories: Accommodation/Housing, Advice/Support/Advocacy

Purpose: The Council's Community Development Team assists individuals, community groups and the Council to develop networks and capacity to engage with the community more effectively. Its roles are defined by the Community Development Activity Management Plan and the Council's Long-Term Plan.

Services: Funding, advice, strategic planning and capaity building support and networking for community groups. Housing for the Elderly accommodation.

Hours: 8:30am to 5.00pm
Monday to Friday

Fees: Free service

Contact: Leighton Littlewood, Manager Community Development
Location: New Plymouth District Council, Civic Centre, Liardet Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Private Bag 2025, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-759 6060
Email: enquiries@npdc.govt.nz
Fax: 06-759 6072
Mobile: 027 278 2718
Website: http://www.newplymouthnz.com

 
Dress for Success New Plymouth

Category: Employment Support and Advice

Purpose: Supporting women returning to the workforce.

Services: Providing appropriate clothes for women job seekers. .

Hours: 9am - 3pm. Monday to Friday

Fees: By referral only.

Contact: Pam Finnie
Location: Kings Building, Level 1, 36 Devon Street West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Kings Building, Level 1, 36 Devon Street West, New Plymouth
4310
Email: newplymouth@dressforsuccess.org
Mobile: 022 407 5997

 
Drug Free Aotearoa

Categories: Alcohol/Drug Services, Education, Education (Maori)

Purpose: To provide good, useful and factual information on drugs and alcohol abuse so that people can make their own choice without peer pressure and influences.

To help those that want to stop using drugs and abusing alcohol by providing support and training.

Services: Drug Education Lectures
Preventative Education
Communication Workshops
Educational Materials
Te Reo Maori Classes

Hours: 9am until 3pm Monday to Friday

Contact: Michele Burnside
Location: 33 Devon Street, Metro Plaza, Upstairs Suite, Devon Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5015, New Plymouth
4343
Email: dfaotearoa@gmail.com
Mobile: 027 338 3628
Secondary Contact: Darren Hulton
Secondary Contact Email: darrenhulton@gmail.com
Secondary Contact Phone: 027 615 8886

 
Dudley Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Contact: Kevin Fabish
Location: Bedford Rd North, Inglewood
Postal Address: Windsor Road, RD 6, Inglewood 4386
Phone: 06-755 0500
Email: tarcap@paradise.net.nz

Contact: Kevin Fabish
Location: Bedford Rd North, Inglewood

Postal Address: Windsor Road, RD 6, Inglewood 4386
Phone: 06-755 0500
Email: tarcap@paradise.net.nz

 
Durham Road Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Seats up to 80, excellent kitchen facilities. Suitable for weddings and other functions.

Contact: Adie Harris (Secretary)
Location: Durham Rd, RD 8, Inglewood 4388

Postal Address: 103 Upper Durham Road, RD 8, Inglewood 4388

 
Dyslexia HELP

Category: Education

Purpose: To provide dyslexia support to children and adults using the Davis Dyslexia Correction Programme.

Contact: Raewyn Matheson
Location: 8B Mayfair Place, Westown, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 8B Mayfair Place, Westown, New Plymouth 4310

4310
Phone: 06-7533957
Email: raewyn@dyslexiahelp.co.nz
Mobile: 027 411 8350
Website: http://www.dyslexiahelp.co.nz

 
East End Rink Roller Skating

Category: Children

Address: Nobs Line
Phone: 06-758 6432

 
Egmont Caravan and Campers Club

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: To promote recreational camping and caravaning.

Contact: Pat Norfolk
Location: 19 Kingsford St, Bell Block, New Plymouth 4312

Phone: 06-755 1130
Email: popabear@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-755 1130

 
Egmont Classic Car Register

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: The promotion, enjoyment and use of classic cars.

Contact: John Apps
Location: PO Box 776, Hawera 4640

Phone: 06-278 6726
Email: apps.jhe@gmail.com

 
Egmont Lions Club, New Plymouth

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: "We Serve" is the Lion Club's international motto. Club members are involved throughout the year assisting other voluntary services with collections to continue their social good work.

Hours: First and third Wednesday of each month. Meet at 5.30pm, meetings start at 6.30pm at New Plymouth Club, Gill Street.

Contact: Delia Wickham
Postal Address: PO Box 354, Taranaki Mail Centre, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-751 4354
Email: ddann@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 021-250 8501
Secondary Contact: Graham Whittle
Secondary Contact Email: g.jwhittle@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-751 1057

 
Egmont RAOB

Category: Social Interest Groups

Aims: The RAOB (Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes) is a worldwide mens charity organisation made up of different sections (known as banners) that stands for charity, fun, friendship and sharing the burden.

Contact: Phil Marsh
Phone: 06-756 9050
Address: RAOB Hall Whitcombe Terrace, Midhurst, Taranaki
Email: nz.phil@xnet.co.nz
Website: www.raob.co.nz

 
Egmont Rod and Custom Club

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To promote the sport of hot rodding, custom cars and legal drag racing.

Hours: Club meetings are held at 7.30pm the last Monday of the month.

Contact: Grant Stables
Location: Corner Cordelia and Romeo streets, Stratford

Postal Address: PO Box 223,
Stratford
4352
Phone: 06-278 4855
Email: grantstables@hotmail.com
Mobile: 027 4972088

 
Egmont Sports Car Club

Categories: Hobbies, Social Interest Groups

Purpose: To build awareness of sports cars and bring people together for outings, weekend trips, club nights and friendship.

Contact: Allan Bell
Postal Address: 18 Meade Place
Bell Block
4312
Phone: 06-755 1622
Email: bellegmont@hotmail.com
Mobile: 021 1134649

 
Egmont Tanneries Factory Shop

Category: Arts and Crafts

Sheepskin and possum fur manufacturers with possum and merino knitwear.

Contact: Linda
Phone: 06-765 7065
Fax: 06-765 7065
Address: Mountain Road, Stratford
Postal address: PO Box 173, Stratford 4352
Email: sheepskin@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.sheepskinbootsandslippers.co.nz


 
Egmont Village Community Centre

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Restored heritage building (former schoolmaster’s house). Capacity 60, toilets, kitchen facilities, wood fire, playground.

Contact: Marlene Busby
Phone: 06-752 2029
Address: Corner of Main and Egmont Roads (Egmont Village School grounds)
Postal address: c/- Marlene Busby, 4 Olson Street, RD6,
Inglewood, 4386

 
Egmont Village Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 120, kitchen facilities, chairs, tables. No smoking permitted.

Contact: Marlene Busby
Phone: 06-752 2029
Address: Corner of Main and Egmont Roads (Egmont Village School grounds)
Postal address: c/- Marlene Busby, 4 Olson Street, RD6,
Inglewood, 4368

 
Egmont Village Riding School

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Training, Youth

Purpose: We help our riders build a solid riding foundation and learn sound horsemanship in a pleasant and safe environment.

Services: EVRS offers riding lessons for both children and adults on quiet school horses. Come and try a one-off lesson or book a regular weekly spot. Short lead-rein rides available for young children not ready for formal lessons. We also provide lunge-line lessons for both new and experienced riders for improved seat and balance.

Hours: By appointment during these hours:
Monday and Friday: 9am-7pm, Wednesday: 4:30pm-7pm, Saturday and Sunday: 9am-5pm.

Fees: See our website (www.evrs.co.nz) for details.

Contact: Kelly Teesdale
Location: Egmont Village

Postal Address: 1463 Egmont Road
RD 6
Inglewood
4386
Phone: 06-281 1320
Email: kelly@evrs.co.nz
Mobile: 021 652 858
Website: http://www.evrs.co.nz

 
Eltham Bird Centre

Category: Children

Bird barn accommodating up to 300 birds.

Phone: 06-764 8924
Address: 21 King Edward St, Eltham 4322
Hours: Daily 9am to 5pm. Winter months shorter hours.

 
Eltham Community Care Group

Categories: Emergency Food Support, Family Support and Advice

Aims: We provide food parcels from our foodbank and operate the used goods shop 2nd Threads, 10am-2pm Monday-Friday.
We also operate a furniture bank in association with the food bank.

Contact: JD Birchler
Phone: 06-764 8080
Address: 80-82 Bridge Street, Eltham
Postal address: PO Box 41, Eltham 4353

 
Eltham Toy Wall

Category: Children

This quirky attraction started in the 1970s when the late Faye Young found some toys in neighbouring Bridger Park. She left the toys on the wall between her house and the park in the hope that the toy's owners would find them. Instead, more toys appeared on the wall. Mrs Young and her family cemented the toys into the wall. There are now thousands of toys in the wall to be enjoyed by young and old.

Address: Bridger Park, Eltham

 
Elvis Presley Memorial Room

Categories: Hobbies, Music, Tourism

Services: Visit the 50s and 60s private museum and see the collection of records and souvenirs. Entry by donation.

Hours: Open by appointment. Please phone KD on 0274 982 942 to arrange.

Contact: KD
Location: 51 Argyle Street, Hawera 4610

Postal Address: PO Box 455, Hawera 4640
4610
Phone: 06-278 7624
Email: elvisroom@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-278 7624
Mobile: 027 498 2942 (for visitor appointments)
Website: http://www.elvismuseum.co.nz

 
emacadamia - the e-sensual nut

Category: Tourism

Come and visit our macadamia nut orchard and take a tour of our processing factory. Our product range is available for purchase afterwards. EFTPOS and credit card facilities are available.

Contact: Christine and Bill Charteris
Phone: 06-752 7793
Fax: 752 7971
Mobile: 021 209 3593
Address: The Nutcracker Suite, 219 Surrey Hill Rd, RD 4, Oakura 4374
Email: contact@emacadamia.co.nz
Website: www.emacadamia.co.nz
Hours: All weather tours by arrangement. Bookings essential.

 
Emergency Shelter Trust Inc, New Plymouth

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Aims: To shelter displaced individuals and families short term.

Contact: New Plymouth Police
Phone: 06-759 5500

 
Energy City Harriers

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Caters for runners at all levels of ability. We have members who run just for fun and fitness and who don’t want to compete with other clubs through to others who like the thrill of the competition. The club also encourages walkers to participate in club activities.

Contact: Steve Grant
Phone: 06-751 3259
Address: United Cricket Clubrooms, Calvert Rd, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 683, New Plymouth 4340
Website: www.energycityharriers.co.nz

 
English Language Partners Taranaki

Categories: Education, Volunteers Services

Purpose: We provide weekly one-to-one, free language assistance by volunteers and affordable community English classes for migrants. We assist them to improve their communication skills in English to be independent in NZ.

Services: One to one language assistance by volunteers (free).
Weekly English classes (tuition by term).

Hours: Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri 9am - 3pm
Office closed on Thursdays

Contact: Yuka Kobayashi
Location: Room 40, 16 Lemon Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 149, New Plymouth 4340
4310
Phone: 06-759 1118
Email: taranaki@englishlanguage.org.nz
Website: http://www.englishlanguage.org.nz

 
Environment Centre - Hive Taranaki

Category: Conservation

Purpose: Liveable Communities ~ Sustainable Lifestyles...
Mana Whenua, Mana Tangata, Manaaki.
Our mission is to facilitate systemic change to achieve sustainable communities.

Hive Taranaki is the trading name for the Taranaki Environmental Education Trust (Charities No. CC31884), a charitable trust which has been working for Taranaki since 1992.

Services: At Hive Taranaki we identify key projects and opportunities that will make the biggest contribution towards creating sustainable communities in Taranaki and we make them happen.

At our Centre in New Plymouth, we manage a range of projects including the Hive Environment Centre, Enviroschools Program, Hive Connection and the Hive Radio Show.

Hours: 9.15 - 3.15. Monday - Tuesday
11.00 - 5.00 Wednesday - Thursday
Friday: Please ring before dropping in for hours as the centre is run by volunteers and hours are not always consistent!

Contact: Ursula
Location: 33 Devon Street West, Metro Plaza, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 914, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-769 6008
Email: bee@hivetaranaki.co.nz
Website: http://www.hivetaranaki.co.nz/

 
Environment Centre, Taranaki

Category: Education

Aims: Promote a sustainable Taranaki through a range of services, providing and supporting education and information about sustainability, demonstration and practical examples of sustainable design, research and development of appropriate technology and networking within the Taranaki bioregion and beyond.

Contact: Kama Burwell
Phone: 06-769 6008
Address: 13 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310
Email: kamaburwell@iconz.co.nz

 
Environmental Education Trust, Taranaki

Categories: Education, Training, Youth

Aims: Promote a sustainable future - a permaculture.

Contact: Graham Mosen
Phone: 06-756 8229
Fax: 06-756 8229
Address: 20 Kauri Street, Inglewood 4330
Email: info@environaki.co.nz
Website: http://www.environaki.co.nz/

 
Environmental Products (NZ) Ltd

Category: Arts and Crafts

Services: Possum products factory shop - hats, vests, gloves, slippers, innersoles and jackets. Also calf skin and deer skin tanned and used for products.

Hours: Open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm and Saturday-Sunday 10am-4pm.

Contact: Pennie Sands
Location: Old Mahoe Dairy Factory, Opunake Road, Mahoe 1103

Postal Address: PO Box 385, Stratford 4352
4352
Phone: 06-764 6133
Email: pennie@envirofur.co.nz
Fax: 06-764 6133
Website: http://www.envirofur.co.nz

 
Epilepsy New Zealand

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Health, Training

Purpose: Empower people with epilepsy and their family/whanau to live well with their epilepsy by providing them with information and advocacy.
Educate the community by providing educational seminars and general awareness.

Services: Personal appointments with people, family/whanau or caregivers.
Regular free public epilepsy seminars held.
Epilepsy education available to schools, kindergartens, health professionals, employers etc.

Hours: Office open all day Mondays, Tuesdays and half day Thursday or Friday mornings

Contact: Dianne Darbyshire
Location: Community House, 32 Leach Street, New Plymouth.

Postal Address: Community House 32 Leach Street, New Plymouth 4310.
4310
Phone: 06-757 5644
Email: taranaki@epilepsy.org.nz
Fax: 06-757 5644
Mobile: 027 2213 657
Secondary Contact: 0800 20 21 22
Website: http://www.epilepsy.org.nz

 
EVENT Cinemas New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: Movie entertainment.

Contact: Karina Penfold
Location: 119-125 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 285, New Plymouth 4340
4310
Phone: 06-759 9077
Email: newplymouth@eventcinemas.co.nz
Fax: 06-759 9056
Mobile: 021 377 504
Website: http://www.eventcinemas.co.nz

 
Experience Express

Category: Employment Support and Advice

Purpose: To raise the profile of mature job seekers in our community and assist them into paid employment.

Contact: Marie Eagle
Location: Level 1, Kings Building, 36 Devon Street West, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-769 5292
Email: expexp@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-769 5293
Mobile: 027 469 5291
Website: http://www.expexp.co.nz

 
Family Planning

Category: Health

Aims: Provide advice, medical services and education in sexual and reproductive health.

Contact: Louise Roebuck
Phone: 06-759 8269
Fax: 06-759 8369
Address: 56 Gover St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: louise.roebuck@familyplanning.org.nz

 
Farmers Market Taranaki Trust

Category: Social Interest Groups

Aims: Support local growers and food producers by providing an outlet to sell direct to customers. We also have other important sustainability aims. We are a registered not for profit trust. We believe in "By Taranaki, for Taranaki".

Contact: Richard Sheldrake
Phone: 06-753 0036
Postal address: PO Box 8065, New Plymouth 4342
Email: enquiries@farmersmarkettaranaki.org.nz

 
FEATS, Taranaki

Categories: Education, Employment Support and Advice, Training, Youth

Aims: An adult learning centre creating flexible solutions for the needs of local people. We offer training for employment. All training offers units towards national certificates and on-the-job training is included.

Contact: Cheree Menzies
Phone: 06-765 5479
Fax: 06-765 5479
Address: 65 Juliet St, Stratford
Postal address: PO Box 286, Stratford 4352
Email: feats@xtra.co.nz

 
Federated Farmers Taranaki

Category: Training

Purpose: To collectively work with farmers to influence key decision makers in support of sustainable and profitable farming for New Zealand's future

Services: Policy and advocacy services
Farmer support

Hours: Monday - Friday
9.00am - 1.00pm

Contact: Raewyn Greig
Location: 15 Young Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 422, New Plymouth 4340
4310
Phone: 06-757 3423
Email: taranaki@fedfarm.org.nz
Fax: 06-757 3424
Mobile: 027 2265 227
Secondary Contact: Harvey Leach
Secondary Contact Email: harvey.leach@xtra.co.nz
Website: http://www.fedfarm.org.nz/membership/Provinces/Taranaki.asp

 
Ferndale Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Ferndale Hall is a medium sized hall (capacity 250) with a kitchen, small office, parking area and is next to a playground. Heating (electric) is coin operated. It is on a rear site, adjacent to playing fields.

Contact: New Plymouth District Council
Postal Address: Private Bag 2015, New Plymouth
4342
Phone: 06-759 6060
Email: enquiries@npdc.govt.nz
Website: http://www.newplymouthnz.com

 
Festival Organisation Incorporated, Urenui

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: We are a special bi-annual event. We aim to provide a vehicle where by other groups can have stalls and and raise money. Priority is given to locals. Any profits over and above our running costs are donated to local clubs and organisations.

Hours: 22 Feb 2014 9am till 10pm

Contact: Tracy Davis
Location: Takiroa Street, Urenui

Postal Address: PO Box 176, Urenui
4349
Phone: 06-752 3599
Email: tdavis1@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 2407718
Secondary Contact: warren petersen
Secondary Contact Email: wkpetersen@hotmail.com
Secondary Contact Phone: 067525837
Website: http://urenuirodeo.webs.com

 
First Hawera-Ramanui Scout Group

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Volunteers Services

Purpose: Combined with Ramanui Scout Group February 2004.

Contact: Tevai Barr
Postal Address: PO Box 448 Hawera
4640
Phone: 06-272 6634
Email: tevai.barr@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Louise Drake

 
Fishey Business

Category: Sport and Recreation

Phone: 06-758 8095
Mobile: 025 627 4199

 
Fitzroy Community Hall

Categories: Halls, Halls and Venues

Facilities: The hall can cater for up to 250 people. It has changing facilities and a moveable stage. The hall area is around 387m2 with additional supper/meeting room capacity. Ramp suitable for wheelchairs, accessible toilet, full kitchen facilities plus separate bar.

Floor Plan

Bookings

Contact: Bernice Wood
Phone: 06-758 2514
Physical Address: 47 Sackville Street, Fitzroy, New Plymouth 4312
Postal address: 1/500 Devon Street East, Fitzroy,
New Plymouth, 4312

History

The Fitzroy Joint Venture Hall is a joint venture between the Council and the Fitzroy School and was erected in 1973. The hall is owned by the Council but is on Ministry of Education land. The hall can be used by the school during the day and one night per week. Both the Council and the Ministry contribute to the maintenance of the hall. The hall is administered by a committee.


 
Fitzroy Holy Trinity (Anglican)

Category: Churches (Anglican)

Purpose: To Know God, Grow in God, and Show God!

Services: Sunday 8.00am and 9.45am and Wednesday 10.00am
Care and Craft Thursday Mornings
Twinkletoes Pre-School Music Wednesdays 9.30- 10.30am

Hours: Open most days

Contact: The Vicar - Jacqui Paterson
Location: 12 Henui Street, New Plymouth 4312

Postal Address: 12 Henui Street, Fitzroy, New Plymouth, 4312
4312
Phone: 06-758 3611
Email: holytrinitynp@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 307 1136

 
Fitzroy Samoan Methodist Church

Category: Churches (Methodist)

Aims: Samoan community fellowship.

Contact: Rev. Limu PF Isaia
Phone: 06-751 0618
Address: 505 Devon St East, Fitzroy, New Plymouth
Postal address: 9b Severn Pl, New Plymouth 4310
Email: limu_isaia@xtra.co.nz

 
Folk Art and Gifts

Category: Arts and Crafts

Purpose: Art Supplies, lessons and gifts.

Hours: Monday to Friday 9.30am to 4.30 pm, Saturday 9.30am to 12.30pm.

Location: 548 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4312

Phone: 06-757 8057
Email: sadie@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-757 8057

 
Foodbank - Kai Potaka, Waitara

Category: Emergency Food Support

Purpose: To provide food for people in extreme need.

Contact: Helen Johnson
Location: 10 Hutchins St, Waitara 4320

Postal Address: c/- 22 Mace St, Waitara 4320

 
Foodbank, Inc, Food Parcels, Hawera

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Emergency Food Support, Health

Aims: To help those in need. Children must have full tummies and be kept warm. To provide good listening.

Contact: Mrs Hazel Robinson
Address: 151 Glover Rd, Hawera
Postal address: 90 Ohangai Road, RD 13, Hawera 4673

 
Foodbank, New Plymouth

Category: Emergency Food Support

Aims: To supply food to the needy in our community. To direct people to other agencies as appropriate.

Contact: Maree Schumacher
Phone: 06-758 2757
Address: 40 Vivian St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 8107, New Plymouth 4342

 
Foodbank, Opunake and District

Category: Emergency Food Support

Aims: To provide food for people who require it in an emergency.

Contact: Margaret Brandt
Phone: 06-761 8777
Fax: 06-761 8008
Address: Havelock St, Opunake
Postal address: c/- Opunake Health Centre, Havelock St, Opunake 4616

 
Foodbank, Stratford

Category: Emergency Food Support

Aims: To give emergency food parcels to people who for one reason or another find themselves unable to feed themselves and their families.

Contact: Elva Thomas
Phone: 06-765 8054
Physical Address: Methodist Church, Regan Street, Stratford
Postal address: PO Box 194, Stratford 4352

 
Footprints

Categories: Children, Counselling, Family Support and Advice

Purpose: We are dedicated to providing a respectful, compassionate & confidential counselling service that empowers children, adolescents, individual adults, couples and families to: Develop creative solutions to the challenges they face; Enhance personal effectiveness and resilience; Restore and sustain more satisfying relationships; Achieve well-being and balance in their lives.

Services: We provide a range of growth-promoting therapeutic counselling approaches:
* Person-Centered Therapy
* Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
* Solution-Focussed Therapy
* Child-Centered Therapy

Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm
Tuesday -Thursday - after hours appointments can be arranged from 5.30pm

Fees: $92.00 (inc. GST) per session
$69.00 (inc. GST) per session for Community Services Card holders

Contact: Dee Costello
Location: Footprints
73 Whiteley Street
Moturoa
New Plymouth

Postal Address: Footprints
73 Whiteley Street
Moturoa
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-281 1149
Email: dee@footprints.kiwi.nz
Fax: n/a
Mobile: n/a
Secondary Contact: Carol Pritchard
Secondary Contact Email: carol@footprints.kiwi.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-2811149
Website: http://www.footprints.kiwi.nz

 
Ford 8 & 10 Car Club, Taranaki

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: To restore and maintain Ford 8 and 10 cars and trucks from 1933 through 1955.

Contact: Neil Rook
Postal Address: 29 Thames St, New Plymouth 4310

 
Founders Society New Zealand, Taranaki Branch

Categories: Education, Social Interest Groups

Purpose: Historical research.

Services: Access to information regarding New Zealand's early history

Hours: We meet every second month, on a Friday afternoon.

Fees: Annual subscription: $20.00 single, $30.00 couple, $15.00 over 80 years of age

Contact: Ormond Greensill
Postal Address: 21 Rogan Street
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-758 5138
Email: melva.orm@clear.net.nz
Fax: 06-758 8586
Mobile: 021 169 3207
Secondary Contact: Adrienne King
Secondary Contact Email: king12@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 7581865

 
Francis Douglas Memorial College

Category: Education

Aims: Integrated Catholic Boys' Seconday School years 7-13. (La Salle House Boarding Hostel years 9-13.)

Contact: Martin Chamberlain
Phone: 06-753 6149
Fax: 06-753 6148
Address: 201 Tukapa St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 5124, New Plymouth 4343
Email: office@fdmc.school.nz
Website: www.fdmc.school.nz

 
Frankley Spinners

Category: Hobbies

Contact: Denise Holdt
Phone: 06-751 2949
Address: 16 Skinner St, New Plymouth 4310

 
Fred Tucker Memorial Community Centre

Categories: Halls, Halls and Venues

Facilities: Designed for use by more than one group at a time, the Fred Tucker Centre has a sunroom (85m²), meeting room (73m²), hall with a stage at one end (175m²) and a lounge (55m²) which is attached to the main hall but separated by doors. It has kitchen facilities, tables and chairs, wheelchair facilities, a piano and coin operated heating. Maximum capacity is 185 people in the hall and 50 people in the meeting room.

Floor Plan

Prices


Fred Tucker Community Centre
Hall and Lounge
2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$44.50 per hour
$21.25 per hour
$10.75 per hour

Fred Tucker Community Centre
Meeting Room and Sunroom
2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$37.00 per hour
$16.00 per hour
$8.00 per hour

Fred Tucker Community Centre Lounge 2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$29.20 per hour
$13.25 per hour
$7.50 per hour


Casual users: Hall users that book a hall for a one off event; one that does not occur on a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) basis.
Regular users (Category 1): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains less than 60 per cent children and superannuitants
Regular users (Category 2): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains 60 per cent or more children and superannuitants.
Note, children are under 14 years of age.

Bookings

Contact: Wendy Leathley
Phone: 06-755 0357
Email: nakileath@xtra.co.nz
Physical Address: 132 Parklands Avenue, Bell Block
Postal address: 66 Mangati Road, Bell Block, New Plymouth 4312

 
Friends of Puke Ariki

Categories: Hobbies, Social Interest Groups

Purpose: To stimulate interest in Puke Ariki as a knowledge centre, collect and conserve items of interest to the people of Taranaki and promote Taranaki history.

Contact: Jim Logan
Postal Address: PO Box 8167, New Plymouth 4342
Phone: 06-751 0316
Email: djlogan@ihug.co.nz
Mobile: 027 604 4821
Website: http://www.pukeariki.com/pukeariki/aboutus/friendsofpukeariki.aspx

 
Friends of the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery

Category: Arts and Crafts

Purpose: The Friends of the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery have been actively involved with the gallery's programme since 1971. As well as playing a vital role in supporting the activities of the gallery, the friends extend their relationship between the gallery and the community. As a friend you will have the opportunity to be involved with the gallery and to play an important role in its future success. Joining the friends through an annual subscription or lifetime membership entitles you to numerous privileges and access to exclusive functions. The friends enjoy greater involvement with the Govett-Brewster arts community and receive advance information about upcoming exhibitions and events. Friends also receive invitations to all exhibition openings and the opportunity to regularly meet artists, curators and other art lovers.

Contact: Alex Laurenson, President
Location: The friends are still active while the gallery building is closed.

Postal Address: PO Box 689, New Plymouth 4340
Phone: 06-759 6060
Email: gbagfriends@gmail.com
Fax: 06-758 0390
Website: http://www.govettbrewster.com

 
Friends of Tupare

Category: Gardens

Aims: The friends of Tupare are volunteers dedicated to enhancing the experience of visitors to Tupare.
Tupare belongs to the people of Taranaki and the Friends of Tupare want to ensure the property is enjoyed and valued by our community.
By joining the Friends of Tupare, you will enjoy the rewards of being part of this nationally recognised public garden. Volunteers will be trained in hosting visitors and extensive botanical and historical information is available.

Contact: Greg Rine
Address: c/- Taranaki Regional Council, Private Bag 713, Stratford 4352
Phone: 0800 736 222
Fax 06-765 5097
Email: regional.gardens@trc.govt.nz
Website: www.tupare.info

 
Friends of Pukekura Park

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: Pukekura Park enthusiasts whose main interest is to safeguard the park's special nature. We work closely with the Council's park management. Meet socially for talks, guided tours, field trips. Volunteers do hands-on work in the park. Buggy tours are available for those less mobile. For copies of their newsletter visit their website. www.pukekura.org.nz

Services: Buggy tours for those who are less mobile.

Contact: Adrienne Tatham
Location: Pukekura Park

Postal Address: PO Box 484, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-758 1865
Email: king12@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Elise Smith
Secondary Contact Email: project@pukekura.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 021 1293 393
Website: http://www.pukekura.org.nz

 
Friends Plus Nga Hoa Apiti

Category: Elderly Support Services

Aims: Morning and evening visits to check on the wellbeing of elderly people who live at home alone. Services include wake-up, tuck-in and shopping.

Contact: Chris Manukonga
Phone: 06-758 6984
Fax: 06-758 6988
Address: Powderham Business Centre, 117 Powderham St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 1061, New Plymouth 4340
Email: friendsplus@xtra.co.nz

 
Friendship Force of New Plymouth

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: To promote international friendships through a programme of home-hosted exchanges.

Contact: Janet Goble
Location: 141 Ahu Ahu Road
Oakura

Postal Address: 141 Ahu Ahu Road
R. D. 4
New Plymouth
4374
Phone: 06-75 27254
Email: janet.lesley@compassnet.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Raewynne Moffitt
Secondary Contact Email: r.moffitt@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-753 3055
Website: http://www.friendshipforce.org.nz/new-plymouth/

 
Frontline Safety

Categories: First Aid, Health, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Provision of professional event medical services.

Services: Professional event medical cover at an affordable price. When adequate medical services are provided at events, emergency response time is minimised, ambulance call outs are reserved for those who really need them and emergency department admissions are reduced. It all adds up to a more successful event.
We can also provide event safety plans.
Covering Taranaki, Manawatu, King Country, Waikato regions.
We cover:
Industrial shutdowns
Construction
Sports
Start up operations
Rig medics
Corporate
Public events and more
Medics experience vary from ambulance officer basic qualifications, nurses, and paramedics. Our staff have hands-on emergency care experience.

Hours: 24 hours

Fees: Variable and negotiable

Contact: Todd
Postal Address: 10 Bromley Place
Westown
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-390 0100
Email: info@frontlinesafety.co.nz
Mobile: 022-657 6957
Website: http://www.frontlinesafety.co.nz

 
Fuchsia 2000 Club, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To promote the delights of growing and tending fuchsias.

Contact: Marion Prestney
Phone: 06-753 4446
Address: 14 La Salle Drive, New Plymouth, 4310
Postal address: 14 La Salle Drive, New Plymouth 4310
Email: marion.p@clear.net.nz
Website: www.nfsnz.orconhosting.net.nz

 
Fun Ho! National Toy Museum

Categories: Children, Hobbies, Tourism

Purpose: To retain and display New Zealand's toy history

Services: Toy collection of over 3,000 Fun Ho! Toys (miniature vehicles, etc) 1930s - 1980s, also other New Zealand made toys. Also a toy maker.

Hours: 10.00 am - 4.00 Daily (seven days)

Contact: Richard Jordan
Location: 25 Rata Street, Inglewood

Postal Address: PO Box 14, Inglewood 4347
4330
Phone: 06-756 7030
Email: reception@funho.com
Fax: 06-756 7864
Mobile: 027 443 4911
Website: http://www.funhotoys.co.nz

 
Future 4U

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Alcohol/Drug Services, Health

Purpose: Future 4U provides help for individuals and families struggling with the effects of alcohol and drug addictions.

Services: Individualised treatment plans based on comprehensive assessment. Each individual's plan is different to suit their specific needs and circumstances.

Hours: 8am till 5pm.

Fees: Negotiable.
Work and Income support possible.
Employee assistance programmes may help with funding.

Contact: Yvonne Cunningham
Location: 44 Liardet Street,
Level 3 Devon Centre.
New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 8321
New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 06-757 5961
Email: yvonne@future4u.co.nz
Mobile: 027 235 4197
Secondary Contact: James Cunningham
Secondary Contact Email: james@future4u.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 021523986
Website: http://www.future4u.co.nz

 
GAIN Family Programme

Category: Family Support and Advice

Aims: Working with young people and their parents/caregivers at the same time to gain some new skills for improving family life.

Contact: Donna Labrum
Phone: 06-756 6150
Fax: 06-756 6145
Address: PO Box 82, Inglewood 4347
Email: desil@xtra.co.nz

 
Gallery 79

Category: Arts and Crafts

Services: An art gallery specialising in original paintings, prints and drawings by contemporary Taranaki artists. Located in the centre of Hawera, opposite the Post Office.

Contact: Clive Cullen
Location: 79 Princes Street, Hawera 4610

Postal Address: PO Box 517, Hawera 4640
4640
Phone: 06-278 8979
Email: clivecullen.architects@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-278 8979

 
Gastric Reflux Support Network NZ

Category: Parent Education/Support

Purpose: Gastric Reflux Support Network (NZ) for Parents of Infants and Children Charitable Trust offers moral support, ideas, coping techniques and local support networks. We hand back confidence to parents and guardians highlighting the great work they do at home, and giving them further skills to cope with gastric reflux and the effects it has on their families and lives.

Contact: Roslyn Ballantyne
Phone: 0800 380 517
Secondary Contact Phone: 03-349 9104
Website: http://www.cryingoverspiltmilk.co.nz

 
Geosciences Society of New Zealand, Taranaki Branch

Categories: Education, Hobbies

Geosciences Society of New Zealand (GSNZ) aims to encourage interest in geology.

Meet at New Plymouth Girls' High School science lab room N2 on the first Monday of each month.

Contact: Susan Burgess
Phone: 06-758 8487
Fax: 06-758 8487
Postal Address: 24 Riversdale Drive, New Plymouth 4312
Email: susan@netmail.co.nz
Website: www.gsnz.org.nz

 
Gilbert-Smith Dance Trust

Category: Hobbies

Aims: Promote dance.

Contact: Lynn Gilbert-Smith
Phone: 06-753 2660
Mobile: 027 437 2732
Address: 68 Manu Cres, New Plymouth 4310
Email: lynngilbertsmith@xtra.co.nz

 
Girl Guiding - Te Henui District

Categories: Children, Education, Youth

Purpose: We are all about offering girls and young women opportunities to develop their own special personalities and be themselves through a range of comprehensive programmes. We believe that confidence, self-esteem and an awareness and appreciation of the outdoors can be gained through a combination of choice, co-operation and personal challenge. It’s a great way for girls to make new friends and enjoy a range of diverse activities in an environment of positive encouragement and fun.
We enable girls and young women to reach their full potential and make a difference in the world.

Services: The girls get to do a myriad of activities - kayaking, tramping, outdoor cooking, camping, crafts, games, meeting new friends, gaining confidence in doing things they haven't tried before. All in a safe environment with trained leaders who volunteer their time to build the leaders of tomorrow. All girls and young women in every community are inspired and empowered to turn dreams into reality.

Hours: Our groups run on Tuesday afternoons for Pippins (girls 5-6 years), Thursday afternoons for Brownies (7-9.5 years) and Thursday evenings for Guides (9.5 to Year 9). Other groups in New Plymouth meet at different times, please ask.

Fees: We sell GirlGuide Biscuits in order to keep fees as low as possible per term. Each group sets its own fees.

Contact: Vicki Frewin
Location: Merrilands School Hall
Kauri Street
Merrilands NP

Postal Address: c/- 1920 Tarata Road
Inglewood
4387
Phone: 06-756 5806
Email: vickif@actrix.co.nz
Secondary Contact: National Office
Secondary Contact Email: info@girlguidingnz.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 0800 22 22 92
Website: http://www.girlguidingnz.org.nz

 
Glen Avon Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Address: Alberta Rd, New Plymouth
Not available for hire.

Contact: Paula Robertson
Phone: 06-755 3382
Email: ntdtcinc@gmail.com

 
Government Superannuants Assn, Taranaki Branch

Category: Elderly Support Services

Aims: To safeguard the provisions of the Government Superannuation Scheme and to remove deficiencies and anomalies therein. Other subjects in the interest of members which may be approved at the Annual Council Meeting of the association. To take any necessary emergency action in the interests of members. To co-operate with the New Zealand Railway Superannuates Association and other organisations representing superannuation interest of contributors to the fund.

Contact: Judy Ranford
Phone: 06-753 7123
Mobile: 027 295 211
Address: 334 Carrington St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: jranford@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.gsa.org.nz

 
Govett-Brewster Art Gallery

Category: Arts and Crafts

Aims: New Zealand's premier contemporary art museum and home to the Len Lye Collection. The Govett-Brewster is recognised internationally as a contemporary art museum dedicated to a global vision with special commitment to the Pacific.

Contact: Hannah Leahy
Phone: 06-759 6060
Fax: 06-758 0390
Address: 42 Queen Street, New Plymouth
Postal address:  Private Bag 2025, New Plymouth 4342
Email: mail@govettbrewster.com
Website: www.govettbrewster.com

 
Govett-Brewster Art Gallery Friends of Len

Categories: Arts and Crafts, Education, Youth

Purpose: If you are interested in Len Lye and his work, you can subscribe to stay in touch and find out more about this important New Zealand artist.

Services: The Len Lye Centre is due for completion in New Plymouth, mid-2015. The combined facility with the Govett-Brewster Art Gallery will be the world centre for the care, display, access to, research and development of the works and ideas of Len Lye, an extraordinary thinker and visionary artist.

The Len Lye Centre will offer permanent access in an exceptional home that honours the artist, his collection and archive and its value for New Zealanders and global visitors.

A visionary New Zealander, Lye’s work has enthralled audiences throughout the world since early last century. His ingenuity, expansive creativity and technical brilliance are qualities emblematic of what New Zealanders value.

Hours: The Govett-Brewster Art Gallery will be closed for up to two years to enable work on earthquake strengthening, deferred maintenance and renewals and the construction of the Len Lye Centre. The Govett-Brewster team will still be active with off-site projects, touring exhibitions, public programmes and collaborations with other cultural organisations. During this transitional period, staff will be planning and preparing for the 2015 opening of the new combined facility. Cafe Govett-Brewster remains open during this time. For answers to frequently asked questions go to http://www.govettbrewster.com/Len-Lye/Centre

Contact: Kelly Wells
Location: Govett-Brewster Office: Level 2, Brougham House, 50 Devon St West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Private Bag 2025, New Plymouth 4310
4342
Phone: 06-759 6060
Email: mail@govettbrewster.com
Fax: 06-758 0390
Website: http://www.govettbrewster.com

 
Grand Central Hotel

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Main room seats up to 300 theatre style. Conference room one seats 60 theatre style. Conference room two seats 14 boardroom style. Suitable for cocktail parties, dinners, conferences, weddings.

Contact: Office
Phone: 06-758 7495 or 0800 674 726
Fax: 06-758 7496
Address: 42 Powderham St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: office@grandcentralhotel.co.nz
Website: www.millenniumhotels.co.nz

 
Greek Orthodox Adelfotis of St Nicholas (Taranaki Inc)

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Churches (Other)

Aims: Fellowship and support.

Contact: Marina Heyburn
Phone: 06-753 3438
Fax: 06-756 7297
Mobile: 021 226 9482
Address: 201 Carrington Street, New Plymouth 4310
Email: m.heyburn@xtra.co.nz

 
Greenwood Archers

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To promote archery in the region for all people. Encourage more adults and families into this challenging individual sport.

Contact: Barbara Scott
Location: Ngamotu Domain, Pioneer Road, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 21 Skinner Street, New Plymouth, 4310
4310
Phone: 06-751 5080
Email: secretary@greenwoodarchers.co.nz
Mobile: 0211717731
Secondary Contact: Jacqui Heal
Secondary Contact Email: jac_heal@hotmail.com
Website: http://www.greenwoodarchers.co.nz

 
Grey Power, New Plymouth

Category: Elderly Support Services

Aims: To advance the well-being of people aged 55 and over.

Contact: Barry Watt
Phone: 06-751 2465
Address: 27 Liardet St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: barryw@infogen.net.nz

 
Grey Power, South Taranaki

Category: Elderly Support Services

Aims: To look after the affairs of those over 50 as far as legislation is concerned. Lobbying parliament and also local bodies.

Contact: Jenny Nager
Phone: 06-278 7413
Fax: 06-278 7413
Address: 100 Victoria St, Hawera
Postal address: PO Box 167, Hawera 4640

 
Growing Minds Mathematics Tuition

Categories: Education, Parent Education/Support, Training

Services: Private mathematics tuition for students from year 5 to year 12 including NCEA level 1 & 2 and Unit Standards. I am also a Tutor of Graphics from year 9 to 13 NCEA levels 1, 2 & 3. ▪ mathematics tuition one to one or in small groups of up to three students to ensure effective individual attention ▪ immediate, positive and constructive feedback ▪ motivating students and building confidence to achieve to their full potential ▪ helping students overcome learning difficulties and providing a positive learning environment ▪ one-hour tuition sessions during the day, after school to suit your working demands ▪ tuition also available weekends and during school holidays ▪ feedback reports written each term end ensuring parents are kept up to date with student progress, achievements and any areas of concern. ▪

Hours: 8am to 8.30pm Monday to Friday. 9am to 5.30pm Weekends

Fees: $50 per hour one to one tuition
$35 each for two students
$30 each for three students

Contact: Steven Tubby
Location: 26 Huatoki Street, Vogeltown, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 26 Huatoki Street Vogeltown New Plymouth 4310 4310
4310
Phone: 06-967 2500
Email: growing-minds@clear.net.nz
Mobile: 021 1238428
Secondary Contact: 022 1397524

 
Guides Taranaki

Categories: Children, Hobbies, Youth

Aims: We enable girls and young women to reach their full potential and make a difference in the world.

Contact: Jan Rae
Phone: 06-758 6246

 
Gundog Club, Taranaki

Category: Hobbies

Aims: Showing and field trailling (hunting), using gundogs.

Contact: Jan Bedford
Phone: 06-755 0478
Address: 1248 Devon Rd, RD 3, New Plymouth 4373

 
Gymnastica Gym Club

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To provide fun and fitness whilst teaching all age groups the skills of artistic and rythmic gymnastics.

Contact: Tania Atkinson
Phone: 027 324 7544
Address: New Plymouth Girls' High School, 60 Northgate, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 930, New Plymouth 4340
Email: gymnastica@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.sportsground.co.nz/gymnastica

 
Habitat for Humanity Taranaki

Category: Accommodation/Housing

Purpose: Habitat for Humanity New Zealand is a Christian organisation that works in partnership with people of goodwill and families in need, to eliminate sub-standard housing, by building and selling decent homes on a not for profit basis, with affordable repayments.

Contact: Denise Cooper
Postal Address: PO Box 3287, Fitzroy, New Plymouth
4341
Phone: 06-755 1225 (answer phone)
Email: taranaki@habitat.org.nz
Fax: 06-755 1225
Secondary Contact Email: hfh.taranaki@xtra.co.nz
Website: http://www.habitat.org.nz

 
Hawera High School

Category: Education

Aims: To provide education, personal counselling and guidance to high school students and their parents and caregivers.

Contact: Hans Konlechner
Phone: 06-278 4145
Fax: 06-278 1039
Address: Camberwell Road, Hawera
Postal address: PO Box 437, Hawera 4640
Email: enquiries@hawerahs.school.nz
Website: www.hawerahs.school.nz

 
Hawera Intermediate School

Category: Education

Aims: Year seven and eight education.

To provide quality learning for emerging adolescent students.

Contact: Craig Simpson, Principal.
Phone: 06-278 5030
Fax: 06-278 6661
Address: 245 South Road, Hawera 4610
Email: intermediate@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.hi.school.nz

 
Hazelwood Horse Ornament Collection

Category: Tourism

Hours: Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm. Free admission.

Contact: Shirley Hazlewood QSM
Phone: 06-764 6476
Fax: 06-764 6467
Address: 2 Dawson St, Kaponga 4642
Email: tonyhazlewood@slingshot.co.nz

 
Health and Wellness Centre, WITT

Category: Health

Purpose: To provide confidential health services for all students and staff of the WITT (Western Institute of Technology Taranaki) campus community.

Location: 20 Bell Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Private Bag 2030, New Plymouth 4342
4310
Phone: 0800 WITTWORKS
Email: h.clinic@witt.ac.nz
Website: http://www.witt.ac.nz

 
Health Group Inc, Urenui and Districts

Categories: Education, Elderly Support Services, First Aid, Health, Mental Health

Purpose: To provide support for the health and well-being of members of the community. Weekly GP service, health education and promotion and library.

Services: District Nursing Service, Public Health Nursing Service, First Response Volunteers, ACC registered, referrals to other agencies. Clinic used by Doctor Tuesday mornings and Plunket
Our area covers from Waiau River to Mt Messenger in the North.

Hours: Nurse run clinic available for Community Fridays 10.30 - 12.30. Other hours by arrangement.

Contact: Sandra Singleton
Location: Takiroa Street, Urenui

Postal Address: PO Box 66, Urenui
4349
Phone: 06-752 3283
Email: urenuihc@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-752 3283
Mobile: 027 2668619
Secondary Contact: Noeline Hunter
Secondary Contact Email: noeline.hunter@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-752 3334

 
Health Protection, Taranaki District Health Board

Category: Health

Purpose: Provides regulatory, audit services and public advocacy services in the areas of food, communicable disease control and environmental health. The unit also deals with public health aspects of civil defence.

Contact: Health Protection
Location: Public Health Unit, Level 1, Barrett Building, Tukapa Street entrance, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Private Bag 2016, New Plymouth 4342
4342
Phone: 06-753 7798
Email: health.protection@tdhb.org.nz
Fax: 06-753 7788

 
Health Trust, Raumano

Category: Health

Aims: Strive to be the leader of quality Maori healthcare service.

Oranga wairua - spiritual wellness, Oranga whanau - family wellness, Oranga hinengaro - mental wellness, Oranga tinana - physical wellness. To maintain - Oranga tangata - people wellness.

Contact: Mihi Kahu
Phone: 06-273 6010
Fax: 06-273 6012
Mobile: 027 455 5228
Address: 23 Egmont Street, Patea
Postal address: PO Box 57, Patea 4545
Email: reception@raumanotrust.co.nz

 
Healthcare, New Zealand

Category: Health

Purpose: To manage, co-ordinate and provide quality home-based support and personal care services to enable people to remain in their own home or community. Needs and values of individuals and all cultural groups are respected at all times.

Contact: Taranaki Office
Location: 214 Devon Street East, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 4129, New Plymouth 4340
4310
Phone: 06-759 8046
Email: taranaki.office@healthcarenz.co.nz
Fax: 06-759 4337

 
Hearing Impaired Social Group

Category: Social Interest Groups

Aims: A support group for the hearing impaired within the community. We meet on the last Tuesday of the month (February to November).

Contact: Sue Young or Susan Broadhurst
Phone: 06-753 2315 (Sue) or 06-758 8514 (Susan)
Address: 90 Brooklands Rd, New Plymouth 4310

 
Heart Foundation

Category: Health

Aims: To educate people about heart disease and what can be done to prevent it. To assist in the rehabilitation of those with heart disease. To promote research into the causes and treatment of heart and arterial diseases.

Contact: Jenny Gibson
Phone: 06-769 5066
Fax: 06-759 4631
Address: Shop 2, Metro Plaza, 33 Devon St West, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 5015, New Plymouth 4343
Email: jennyg@nhf.org.nz
Website: www.nhf.org.nz

 
Heartland Services

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Aims: Heartland Services are 'one-stop shops' featuring services and information from a range of government organisations - forms, guidelines, email and phone facilities and access to government websites. They are run by co-ordinators who will assist you to make appointments and direct you to services that meet your needs. Information on social services within your region is also available.

Visiting Hawera agencies:
Inland Revenue every Thursday 10am-3pm.
Housing New Zealand every Tuesday and Wednesday 9am-4pm.

Phone: 06-902 2810
Fax: 06-278 3309
Address: Unit 1, 15 Union St, Hawera 4610
Website: www.heartlandservices.govt.nz

 
Heliview Taranaki Ltd

Category: Tourism

Purpose: Heliview Flights is the leading helicopter company flying the dramatic peaks of Taranaki and the Central Plateau. Voted on the AA’s 101 Must-Do's, Heliview offer awe-inspiring helicopter flights to explore both of these stunning regions.

Services: Scenic helicopter flights and VIP transport. Tourism, weddings, corporate, private charter, surveys and regional showcasing.

Hours: By arrangement.

Contact: Jolanda Foale
Location: 38 Ocean View Parade, Breakwater Bay, Port Taranaki, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 1291 Carrington Road, RD1, New Plymouth 4371
4371
Phone: 06-753 0123
Email: info@heliview.co.nz
Mobile: 021 03 88 477
Secondary Contact: Richard Foale
Secondary Contact Email: richard@heliview.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 021 452 942
Website: http://www.heliview.co.nz

 
Hempton Hall

Categories: Halls, Halls and Venues

Facilities: This medium sized war memorial hall (539m²) is located in the Okato Town Centre. The hall has a maximum capacity of 250 and features a dressing room and stage, separate supper room, heating, bar facilities and a kitchen with oven, cups and saucers for over 100. It is used for weddings, cabarets, concerts and aerobics. Plenty of street parking.
Physical address: Corner of Carthew Street and Old South Road, Okato.

Floor Plan

Prices

 Hempton Hall 2014/15
 Regular user (Category 2) $10.00 per hour



Hempton Hall Supper Room 2014/15
Regular user (Category 2) $7.50 per hour


Bookings

Contact:  New Plymouth District Council
Phone: 06-759 6060
Email: enquiries@npdc.govt.nz

History

The land for this hall became public through the will of Thomas Hempton. His will stated that the land was to be held in fee simple upon trust for residents of the Okato Road District. It was transferred to the Taranaki County Council in 1967.

In 2008 the Council took over the bookings and direct management of the hall.

 
Highland Dancing Association of Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To actively promote the technique of the Scottish Official Board of Highland Dancing in New Zealand and to conduct Highland Dancing competitions in Taranaki.

Contact: Morgan Bamford
Phone: 06-751 2133
Fax: 06-751 2133
Address: 27a Skinner Street, New Plymouth 4310
Email: morganbdanceschool@hotmail.com
Website: www.highlanddancing.co.nz

 
Highlands Intermediate School Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Wheelchair access, sound and light system, capacity 400.

Contact: Principal
Phone: 06-758 4162
Fax: 06-758 8339
Address: 260A Coronation Ave, New Plymouth 4310
Email: office@highlands.school.nz
Website: www.highlands.school.nz

 
Hikurangi Gardens

Category: Gardens

Seven acre garden which is lovely in the months of October and November. Available for weddings. Large Lake and Historic woolshed.

Contact: Barbara Williams
Address: 143 Newall Road, RD37, Okato, New Plymouth 4381
Phone: 06-752 4058
Fax: 06-752 4058
Mobile: 027 248 1929
Email: barbarawilliams@xtra.co.nz
Opening Hours: 1 November - 30 April by appointment 

 
Hillsborough Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Capacity 120. Two zips, stove, cups and saucers, tables, chairs and forms.

Contact: Christine Nesbit
Location: Henwood Rd, Bell Block

Postal Address: 214 Dorset Road, RD2 New Plymouth.
Phone: 027-447 9026
Secondary Contact Phone: Craig Blake 021-754 862

 
Hipnotix Dance Company

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To teach tribal (ATS) belly dance to women in a fun and friendly environment. Come and enjoy this beautiful art of dance!

Room is also available for community and corporate functions.

Contact: Paisj Stonnell
Phone: 027 415 3514
Address: Patten Academy of Dance Studio, 99 Liardet St, New Plymouth
Postal address: 12 East Beach, Waitara 4320
Email: hipnotix@ihug.co.nz


 
Hollard Gardens

Category: Gardens

Services: A horticultural oasis - in the very heart of dairying country.

Hours: 9am to 5pm daily

Contact: Claire
Location: 1686 Upper Manaia Road, Kaponga.

Postal Address: Private Bag 713, Stratford, 4352
Phone: 06-765 7127 or 0800 726 222
Email: clare.mewse@trc.govt.nz
Fax: 06-765 5097
Mobile: 027 240 2470
Website: http://www.hollardgardens.info

 
Holy Trinity Church Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 200, suitable for wheelchairs, kitchen with two zips and sinks, chairs, tables. Committee room capacity 20.

Contact: The Parish Administrator
Phone: 06-758 3611
Physical Address: Henui Street, New Plymouth 4312
Postal Address: PO Box 3326, Fitzroy, New Plymouth, 4341
Email: holytrinitynp@xtra.co.nz

 
Horticultural Society Inc, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To promote horticulture and friendship. With guest speakers, horticulture competitions and plants of interest.

Contact: M Chisnall
Phone: 06-753 6588
Address: Baptist Church Hall, Liardet St, New Plymouth
Postal address: 117h Seaview Rd, New Plymouth 4310

 
Hospice Taranaki Incorporated

Categories: Education, Health, Volunteers Services

Purpose: We aim to deliver palliative care in a culturally appropriate and spiritually sensitive manner. Palliative care is the total care of patients whose disease is not curable. The goal is the best quality of life possible for the patients and their families and carers.

Contact: Kevin Nielsen
Location: 5 David Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5122, New Plymouth 4343
4310
Phone: 06-753 7830
Email: kevin.nielsen@hospicetaranaki.org.nz
Fax: 06-753 7806
Mobile: 027 273 7534
Website: http://www.hospicetaranaki.org.nz

 
Housing New Zealand

Category: Accommodation/Housing

Purpose: Housing New Zealand provides housing services for people and families most in need. We are committed to providing good quality, affordable rental homes for people on low incomes, or with special housing needs.

Contact: Raewyn Vooght
Location: 315 Devon Street East, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 546, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-757 5751
Email: raewyn.vooght@hnzc.co.nz
Fax: 06-757 5768
Mobile: 021 376 790
Website: http://www.hnzc.co.nz

 
HRC Family Counselling Service

Category: Counselling

Purpose: Counselling, information, support and advocacy.

Contact: The manager
Location: 6 Furlong Street, Hawera

Postal Address: PO Box 196, Hawera 4640
Phone: 06-278 6399
Email: admin@hrcfc.org.nz

 
Huatoki Tennis Club

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: We offer well maintained facilities, in attractive surroundings, and play great tennis. We're a very active club; we run a quality junior tennis programme including coaching. Huatoki is a registered Tennis NZ Hot Shots Community Play Club.

Services: High quality tennis coaching for all levels.
Tennis Hot Shots Community Play.
Casual court use available - donation appreciated.

Hours: Email or phone our contacts for more information

Fees: Email or phone our contacts for more information

Contact: Carol Redshaw
Location: Huatoki Domain, Huatoki St, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 209, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-757 9117
Email: phil.red@orcon.net.nz
Fax: 06-757 9117
Secondary Contact: Sandra Walker
Secondary Contact Email: walkinginthesand@hotmail.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06 757 8656
Website: http://www.sportsground.co.nz/huatokitennis

 
Hurworth Cottage

Category: Tourism

A modest pit-sawn colonial cottage built in 1855, the home of Sir Harry Atkinson, four times Premier of New Zealand. It is the only farm house to survive the war of 1860s. This venue is also available for weddings and functions.
Opening hours:  Saturday and Sundays from 11am til 3pm. Open by appointment other times. Members free, adults $5, children $2, family pass $10 for two adults and two children. Preschoolers and members of HPT free.

Address: 906 Carrington Road, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 8169, New Plymouth 4342
Phone: 06-759 2006
Email: hurworth@historic.org.nz
Website: www.historic.org.nz
 

 
Hy-Jinks Charters

Category: Sport and Recreation

Fishing charters.

Phone: 06-764 8856
Email: hyjinks@xtra.co.nz

 
Iaido Association, New Plymouth

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Training in the art of Japanese sword drawing.

Hours: Tuesday and Friday nights from 6.00pm to 7.30 pm. Woodleigh School Hall
85 Brois Street.

Fees: $20.00 per week

Contact: Chris Jones and Karen
Location: 299 Frankley Road
New Plymouth

Postal Address: 299 Frankley Road
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 6238
Email: candkjones@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 555 924
Secondary Contact: Karen Jones

 
Idea Services North Taranaki

Categories: Disabilities, Family Support and Advice

Aims: To provide support and information for people and their families with disabilities.

Contact: Margaret Rangitonga
Phone: 06-759 8970
Fax: 06-759 8980
Address: 28 Vivian Street, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 4076, New Plymouth 4340
Email: margaret.rangitonga@idea.org.nz
Website: www.idea.org.nz

 
Inglewood High School Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 430, kitchen facilities.

Contact: Hazel Hayward
Phone: 06-756 8148
Fax: 06-756 8317
Address: 129 Rata St, Inglewood
Postal address: PO Box 215, Inglewood 4347
Email: principal@inglewoodhs.school.nz
Website: www.inglewoodhs.school.nz

 
Inglewood Primary School Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Kitchen facilities, capacity 350.

Contact: Debbie Carter or Karen Patterson
Location: 33 Kelly Street, Inglewood, 4347

Postal Address: PO Box 48, Inglewood
4347
Phone: 06-756 8040
Email: office@inglewoodprimary.school.nz
Fax: 06-756 6060
Mobile: 021 756 8040
Website: http://www.inglewoodprimary.school.nz

 
Inglewood Town Hall

Categories: Halls, Halls and Venues

Address: 34 Cutfield Street, Inglewood.
Facilities: Located near the town centre, Inglewood Town Hall has a supper room, stage, main hall and gallery, kitchen (no crockery, but fridge and freezer) and a reception area with 31 tables, 200 chairs and a piano. Wheelchair access. Maximum capacity is 250 people.

Inglewood Town Hall 2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$50.00 per hour
$23.50 per hour
$11.75 per hour


Inglewood Town Hall
Supper Room
2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$29.20 per hour
$13.25 per hour
$7.50 per hour


Casual users: Hall users that book a hall for a one off event; one that does not occur on a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) basis.
Regular users (Category 1): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains less than 60 per cent children and superannuitants
Regular users (Category 2): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains 60 per cent or more children and superannuitants.
Note, children are under 14 years of age.

Bookings

Contact: New Plymouth District Council
Phone: 06-759 6060
Email: enquiries@npdc.govt.nz

 
Inline Hockey Association, New Zealand

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Training, Youth

Purpose: Governing body for inline hockey in New Zealand.

Services: Offering development of inline hockey skills to all ages to encourage participation in an exciting sport that caters to all ages, both genders and all skill levels. Teams participate at various levels, through school and social leagues, competition leagues, national and inter regional championships on an annual basis. International competition is also offers as events become available.

Hours: Contact for available clubs and their hours of operation. the sport generally runs from February to October annually with NZ team trials held in late November for the following competition season.

Fees: National affiliation for players ranges from $30 - $40.

Contact: Krystyna Beardman
Postal Address: P.O.Box 18001
Merrilands
New Plymouth
New Zealand
4312
Phone: 06-759 8455
Email: krys.beardman@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 021 845 977
Website: http://www.inlinehockeynz.org.nz

 
Inner Wheel Club of New Plymouth North

Categories: Social Interest Groups, Volunteers Services

Purpose: To promote true friendships, encourage the ideals of personal service (charity) and to foster international understanding.

Services: Knitting for canteen and ante natal babies, making dolls for childrens ward Taranaki Base Hospital, collecting for pink ribbon day,
Members: walking group, knitting group, book group, mahjong group, monthly dinner meeting.

Hours: Meet at the Ugly Duck Fotzroy on the first Wednesday of the month for a dinner meeting and guest speaker.Members and invited visiors. 5.30pm to 8.15pm

Fees: $40 per year. Own expenses for dinner.

Contact: Kerren Foreman
Postal Address: 23 Birdwood Avenue
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-758 3055
Email: jk4man@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Margaret Hodges
Secondary Contact Email: rhodges@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-752 1371

 
Ironside Vehicle Society Inc

Categories: Disabilities, Elderly Support Services, Transport

Purpose: Transport for disadvantaged of all ages . Seven vans and qualified drivers certified to transport wheelchairs and passengers.

Services: Transport

Hours: Monday to Friday 7.30pm to 4.30pm. Weekends by arrangement.

Fees: No joining fee. Transport costs apply.

Contact: Keith Piper (Manager/Treasurer)
Location: 20 Sunley Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5077, New Plymouth 4343
4310
Phone: 06-753 6469
Email: ironside@orcon.net.nz
Fax: 06-753 6469
Mobile: 027 262 9420

 
Isis Fishing Charters

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Tourism

Purpose: Fishing charters, bottom fishing, game fishing and sight seeing.

Contact: Craig McDonald
Location: 69 Airport Drive, RD 3, New Plymouth 4312

Phone: 06-755 0182
Email: ct.jm@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 271 4666

 
Ivy Cottage - GirlGuiding Accommodation

Categories: Children, Halls and Venues, Youth

Purpose: Ivy Cottage is a GirlGuiding property set amongst farmland near Egmont Village. 15 mins from New Plymouth, it is a quiet location for youth camps, family groups, craft group meetings or team building stays.

Services: Accommodation and meetings.
24 double bunks in three bedrooms, with a another set and single bed in the fourth bedroom. Showers/toilet area with separate disabled bathroom. Large dining/activity room. Full kitchen facilities with wood burner for heating.
Close to the mountain, minutes from Inglewood and surrounding by areas to explore.

Hours: Available for booking throughout the year.

Fees: Hourly rate for meetings.
Daily/overnight rate for stays.
See the GirlGuiding website for the latest rates.

Contact: Vicki Frewin
Location: 269 Alfred Road
Egmont Village

Postal Address: c/- 1920 Tarata Road
Inglewood
4387
Phone: 06-756 5806
Email: ivycottage@girlguidingnz.org.nz
Website: http://www.girlguidingnz.org.nz

 
J Force, Taranaki

Categories: Elderly Support Services, Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Aims: To keep in contact with all members who served in Japan 1945 - 1948.

Contact: Mrs J Yearbury
Phone: 06-758 8733
Address: 4 Atiawa St, New Plymouth 4312

 
Jaguar Drivers Club, Taranaki

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: To bring people together of all backgrounds that have a common interest in the marque (Jaguar/Daimler) vehicle.

Contact: Kim Ferens
Postal Address: PO Box 706, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-7511519
Email: kim@thetom.co.nz
Mobile: 027 4126117
Website: http://www.taranakijagclub.omundsen.com

 
Jaycee Lounge

Category: Halls and Venues

Address: 110a Devon St West, New Plymouth
Not available for hire.

 
Jehovah's Witness Kingdom Hall

Category: Churches (Other)

Contact: Elder Jim Watson or Elder Grant Gally
Location: 93 Mangorei Rd, New Plymouth
Postal Address: c/- 180 Parklands Ave, Bell Block 4312
Phone: 06-758 9266

Contact: Elder Jim Watson or Elder Grant Gally
Location: 93 Mangorei Rd, New Plymouth

Postal Address: c/- 180 Parklands Ave, Bell Block 4312
Phone: 06-758 9266
Website: http://www.watchtower.org

 
Jensen Law

Categories: Court Support, Employment Support and Advice, Family Support and Advice

Purpose: We provide our clients with legal services, strategies and solutions in a relaxed professional environment.

Contact: Pamela Jensen
Location: Atkinson Building, Level 2, 139 Devon St West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 440, New Plymouth 4601
4340
Phone: 06-759 1500
Email: pamela@jensenlaw.co.nz
Fax: 06-759 1200
Mobile: 027 210 0576

 
Jewellery Enameller - Sally Laing

Category: Arts and Crafts

Distinctive enamel jewellery and jewellery making and enamelling classes. Open studio by appointment.

Phone: 06-752 1277 for appointment
Mobile: 027 664 3511
Address: 108A Wairau Rd, Oakura
Postal address: PO Box 5080, Westown, New Plymouth 4343
Email: sally.laing@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.sallylaing.com

 
Joe's Cycles

Category: Sport and Recreation

Bicycle hire, sales and repairs.

Contact: Joe Rauner
Phone: 06-754 7065
Fax: 06 754 7065
Mobile: 027 545 0232
Address: 27 West Quay, Waitara 4320

 
Joggers and Walkers Club, Inc, New Plymouth

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To jog and walk for health and fitness and entice others to do likewise. We organise the Taranaki Daily News 1/2 Marathon. This year is our 30th, on Sunday 3 October 2010.

Contact: Jan Dempsey (Secretary)
Phone: 06-758 8373
Address: PO Box 4221, New Plymouth 4340
Website: www.np-joggers-walkers.co.nz

 
Kaimata Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Purpose: Capacity 400 and seats 200 people. Separate lounge/supper room and kitchen. New tables, chairs, carpet and lino. Only 7km east of Inglewood. It is currently used for bowls, badminton, cards, meetings, 21sts, birthday parties, dinners and weddings.

Contact: Robyn Nicholls
Location: 722 Tarata Road, Inglewood

Postal Address: c/o 270 Bristol Road, 8RD, Inglewood 4388
Phone: 06-756 6313
Email: mprjnicholls@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 575 6638

 
Kaimiro Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 120

Contact: Mrs G Miller, 1706 Egmont Rd 
Phone: 06-752 2562
Address: Corner Egmont and Lepper roads, Kaimiro
Postal address: 1706 Egmont Rd, RD 2, New Plymouth 4372

 
Kaimiro Ladies Social Club

Categories: Hobbies, Social Interest Groups

Aims: Coffee mornings.

Contact: Christa Green
Physical Address: 690 Alfred Road, RD 1, New Plymouth, 4371
Postal Address: 690 Alfred Road, RD 1 New Plymouth 4371
Phone: 06-752 2077

 
Kairau Marae

Category: Marae

Contact: Michael Urwin
Location: Matarikoriko Road, Brixton
Postal address: Kura Niwa (Secretary), 9 Tuiti Street, Waitara
Phone: 06-754 6412 (Kura) 06-754 6058 (Mike)
Mobile: 021 1190 0538 (Mike)
Email: kura1207@hotmail.co.nz

For marae locations in New Plymouth District check out our marae map.

Taranaki Regional Council has a comprehensive online map of marae and rohe (iwi boundaries) in Taranaki.


 
Karate United Ryukyu Kempo Alliance

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Training

Aims: Promote the development of traditional Okinawan Karate in New Zealand, in line with the standards and requirement of the United Ryukyu Kempo Alliance international governing body. Okinawan Karate is descended from Taika Seiyu Oyata.

Contact: Scott Richardson
Phone: 06-751 0821
Mobile: 027 443 4881
Address: 169 Devon St East, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 62, New Plymouth 4340
Email: bukenkan@clear.net.nz
Website: www.bukenkan.org.nz

 
Kartsport Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Contact: Teri Collins
Postal Address: PO Box 86 New Plymouth 4340 4340
Email: m.j.frost@xtra.co.nz

Contact: Teri Collins
Postal Address: PO Box 86 New Plymouth 4340
4340
Email: m.j.frost@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 021 550050
Secondary Contact: Maurice Frost
Secondary Contact Email: supremekarts@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-758 8891
Website: http://www.kartsporttaranaki.co.nz

 
Kawaroa Park Squash Club

Categories: Halls and Venues, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Perfect venue for meetings, conferences, weddings, birthday parties, quiz nights etc

Services: Capacity 90 seated, good kitchen facilities. Balcony with beautiful sea views. Perfect venue for meetings,conferences weddings and birthday parties.

Hours: Office hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm.

Fees: Contact the Club Manager for prices.

Contact: Sylvia Penny
Location: Tisch Avenue, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 526, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-758 7863
Email: kpsquashclub@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-758 1854
Mobile: 027 330 4419
Website: http://www.kpsquash.co.nz

 
Kayak Hire

Category: Sport and Recreation

Phone: 06-758 9133

 
Kennel Centre Incorporated, New Plymouth

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Aims: To help with dog-related enquiries for pure bred dogs as well as organising numerous shows throughout the year.

Contact: David Taylor
Phone: 06-752 8102
Address: 7258 Surf Highway, RD 37, Okato 4381
Email: sec.npkc@clear.net.nz

 
Kidsafe Trust, Taranaki

Categories: Children, Health

Purpose: To reduce the numbers and severity of unintentional injuries to children in Taranaki.

Contact: Eloise Pollard
Location: Public Health Unit
Barrett Building
Taranaki Base Hospital
New Plymouth

Postal Address: Private Bag 2016, New Plymouth
4342
Phone: 06-753 7799
Email: eloise.pollard@tdhb.org.nz
Fax: 06-753 7788

 
Kiln Creations

Category: Arts and Crafts

Ceramic painting studio. Try your hand at ceramic painting and create something unique.

Address: Old Nurses Home, Taranaki Arts Centre, Barrett St, New Plymouth 4310
Hours: By arrangement.


 
Kina - NZ Design + Art Space

Category: Arts and Crafts

Services: KINA is a contemporary design store, art gallery and on-line store proudly showcasing one-off objects of inspiration by established and emerging artisans of Aotearoa/New Zealand. The real store situated in the creative hub of the city at 101 Devon Street West, New Plymouth, makes it the perfect place to shop.

Hours: Monday - Friday 9.00am to 5.30pm; Saturday 9.30am to 4.00pm; Sunday 11.00am to 4.00pm

Contact: Luella Raj
Location: 101 Devon Street West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 101 Devon Street West, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-759 1201
Email: sales@kina.co.nz
Fax: 06-759 1201
Website: http://www.kina.co.nz

 
Kindergarten Association, North Taranaki

Categories: Children, Education

Aims: Provides quality early childhood education for children aged three to five years.

Contact: Kelly Ellis
Phone: 06-759 7036
Fax: 06-759 7016
Physical Address: 361 Devon Street East, New Plymouth, 4312
Postal address: PO Box 655, New Plymouth 4340
Email: admin@ntkindergartens.co.nz
Website: www.ntkindergartens.co.nz

 
Kindergarten Pohutukawa, Bell Block

Categories: Children, Education

Aims: A large variety of curriculum (Te Whariki) activities are provided for three to five-year-olds by trained, registered teachers, encouraging children to learn through play.

Contact: Josie Fitzgibbon-Tippins
Phone: 06-755 0130
Fax: 06-755 0130
Address: 39 Murray Street, Bell Block, New Plymouth 4312
Email: bellblockkindergarten@xtra.co.nz

 
Kindergarten, Brooklands

Categories: Children, Education

Aims: Activities offered at kindergarten encourage children to learn through play. Teachers provide stimulation, guidance, encouragement and support in an attractive environment.

Phone: 06-758 6427
Fax: 06-758 6427
Address: 22 Upjohn St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: brooklandskindergarten@xtra.co.nz

 
Kindergarten, Inglewood

Categories: Children, Education

Purpose: To provide quality early childhood education to children. Activities offered at kindergarten encourage children to learn through play. Teachers provide stimulation, guidance, encouragement and support in an attractive environment.

Contact: Sally Wooller
Location: 2 Ngaio St, Inglewood 4330

Phone: 06-756 7649
Email: inglewood.kindergarten@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-756 7649
Website: http://www.ntkindergartens.co.nz

 
Kindergarten, Kahikatea

Categories: Children, Education

Purpose: Activities offered at kindergarten encourage children to learn through play. Teachers provide stimulation, guidance, encouragement and support in an attractive enviroment.

Contact: Jeannette Paton
Location: 357 Tukapa Street (next to Frankley School) New Plymouth

Postal Address: 357 Tukapa Street, RD 1, New Plymouth
4371
Phone: 06-753 4989
Email: kahikateakindergarten@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-753 4965
Mobile: 027 812-0520
Website: http://www.ntkindergartens.co.nz

 
Kindergarten, Marfell

Categories: Children, Education

Aims: Children are encouraged to learn through play. Teachers provide a stimulating environment offering high quality education in a calm, peaceful and purposeful atmosphere. Quality resources and meaningful interactions are a feature of this kindergarten.

Contact: Sam Frank
Phone: 06-751 0926
Fax: 06-751 0925
Address: 2a Cook St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: marfellkindergarten@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.ntkindergartens.co.nz

 
Kindergarten, Merrilands

Category: Children

Contact: Yvonne Gray
Phone: 06-758 2531
Fax: 06-758 2531
Address: 49a Lismore St, New Plymouth 4312
Email: merrilandskindergarten@xtra.co.nz

 
Kindergarten, Pukekura

Categories: Children, Education

Aims: Early childhood education.

Contact: Jeni Gilbert
Phone: 06-758 3648
Fax: 06-758 3648
Address: 34 Fillis St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: pukekura.kindy@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.ntkindergartens.co.nz

 
Kindergarten, Puketapu

Category: Children

Aims: To provide quality education for three to five-year-old children. Government run.

Contact: Alayne Shearer
Phone: 06-755 1366
Fax: 06-755 1366
Mobile: 027 847 0964
Address: Dillion Drive, Bell Block, New Plymouth 4312
Email: puketapu.kindergarten@xtra.co.nz

 
Kindergarten, Waitara Central

Categories: Children, Education

Purpose: We are a not-for-profit community based Early Childhood Education Kindergarten, with a high-quality curriculum supported by fully trained, registered teachers catering for three to six year old children.
Our philosophy:
Play is children's work
-children learn best through play.
Parenting and teaching is a partnership
-we work together.
Respect and Responsibility
-for ourselves, for others, for the group and for our environment.
Our physical environment supports and inspires children as learners.
Fun is our focus!

Services: To support children to grow as competent and confident learners and communicators, healthy in mind and body and spirit, secure in their sense of belonging and in the knowledge that they make a valued contribution to society. (ECE curriculum, Te Whaariki)

Hours: Session times are:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
8.30am - 11.30am, 11.30am - 2.30pm, 8.30am - 2.30pm.
Wednesday
8.30am - 12.45pm

Contact: Shona Clunie (Head Teacher)
Location: 18 Browne Street
Waitara 4320

Postal Address: 18 Browne Street
Waitara
4320
Phone: 06-754 7190
Email: waitara.central.kindergarten@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-754 7190
Mobile: 027 8203776
Website: http://www.ntkindergartens.co.nz

 
Kiwi Tours

Categories: Tourism, Transport

Purpose: Provide coach hire, coach charters / tours and inbound tours (New Zealand wide).

Services: Tours, coach hire, conference services, transport

Hours: Contactable by phone seven days a week
Office Hours 8.30am - 3.00pm Monday - Friday.

Contact: Stewart Erb
Location: 22 Airport Drive, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 7167, New Plymouth 4341
4312
Phone: 06-755 1525
Email: kiwitours@actrix.co.nz
Fax: 06-755 1526
Mobile: 027 445 4596
Website: http://www.kiwitoursltd.co.nz

 
Knox Church Fitzroy

Category: Churches (Presbyterian)

Sunday service 10am. All welcome.

Contact: Church office
Phone: 06-758 3414
Address: 524 Devon St East, New Plymouth 4312
Email: davidatknox@maxnet.co.nz

 
Kung Fu Club - New Plymouth

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Youth

Purpose: To provide the opportunity for local people to improve their fitness, be more confident, facilitate their self development and meet new people.

Services: Kung Fu classes based on traditional Chinese techniques originating from the Shaolin Temple. Students are also enouraged to participate in community work in order to ensure they are well balanced and to help their self development.

Hours: Classes are Monday and Wednesday nights 5:30-7:30pm.

Contact: Gowlian Dion Cowley
Location: Spotswood Primary School, South Road, Spotswood, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Spotswood Primary School, South Road, Spotswood, New Plymouth
4310
Email: newplymouth@shaolinkungfu.co.nz
Mobile: 027 4896030
Website: http://shaolinkungfu.co.nz/

 
La Leche League, North Taranaki

Category: Parent Education/Support

Aims: To offer mother-mother support, encouragement and up-to-date information to women who seek help to breastfeed. Our service also provides information to professional health providers to assist and complement the community's Health Service and Health Promotions Unit.

Contact: Connor Kelly
Phone: 06-758 3076 or 06-769 5661 (home)
Address: 23 Gilbert St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: steve-connor@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.lalecheleague.org.nz

 
Labour Party Rooms

Category: Halls and Venues

Purpose: To provide a meeting place for Labour Party members and to be available for other community groups to hire.

Services: Ideal for regular meetings of not for profit groups. Comfortable carpeted venue with padded seating for up to 50 people. Electric heaters. Kitchen with tea making facilities. Not suitable for party hire. Non smoking venue.

Contact: Gowan Duff
Location: 158 Tukapa Street
Westown
New Plymouth.

Postal Address: 158 Tukapa Street
Westown
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 5780
Email: gowan.duff@clear.net.nz
Fax: n/a
Mobile: 027 455 9799
Secondary Contact: Terry Down, Secretary
Secondary Contact Email: tdnz41@yahoo.com
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-758-7090
Website: http://www.labour.org.nz

 
Lapidary and Mineral Club, Taranaki

Categories: Hobbies, Social Interest Groups

Aims: To promote the hobby of the study of minerals, lapidary work, rocks and fossils to the general public .

Contact: Hazel Madgwick
Phone: 06-751 0737
Address: 4 Mt View Pl, New Plymouth 4310

 
Lavender Lane

Category: Arts and Crafts

Lavender field, distillery and drying shed. Natural lavender products and woodturning. Cafe also on premises.

Contact: Karen Waterson
Phone: 06-765 5133
Fax: 06-765 5132
Address: 100 East Rd, Stratford
Postal address: 100 East Rd, RD 22, Stratford 4392
Email: lavenderlane@clear.net.nz

 
Learn to surf

Category: Sport and Recreation

Surf lessons for those who have always wanted to experience the thrill of catching a wave. Any age can do it!

Contact: Daisy
Phone: 06-758 8267
Mobile: 027 414 3654
Address: The Beach Street Surf Shop, 39 Beach St, New Plymouth
Postal address: 97 Buller St, New Plymouth 4312
Email: daisyday@lostinthe60s.com
Website: www.lostinthe60s.com

 
Legion of Frontiersmen

Category: Security Services

Aims: Work as volunteers on a donation basis. Assist with road blocks at the bowl, crowd control, traffic control, vehicle parking and intersection control at bike rides and triathlons.

Contact: Capt. J Rose
Phone: 06-751 3696
Fax: 06-751 3696
Address: 123 Ngamotu Rd, New Plymouth 4310

 
Lepperton Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 100, bar, supper room, kitchen, 100 chairs, and tables. Wheelchair access.

Contact: Ian McCaul
Phone: 06-754 8937
Address: Kairau Road, RD 3, New Plymouth 4373


 
Liberty Baptist

Category: Churches (Other)

Contact: Pastor Walter Aish
Phone: 06-756 7236
Address: 301-303 Carrington St, New Plymouth 4310


Inglewood
790 Hursthouse Rd, Inglewood

 
Life Advance Community Centre

Category: Churches (Other)

Hours: Sunday service 10am

Contact: Allan Williams
Location: 150 Ngamotu Road, Spotswood, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 6117, Moturoa, New Plymouth
4344
Phone: 06-751 2111
Email: admin@lifeadvance.org.nz
Fax: 06-751 3722

 
Life Unlimited Hearing Therapy Services

Category: Health

Aims: Provide assistance to anyone over 16 years with hearing loss, tinnitus and hearing aid management. This includes a basic hearing evaluation and assessment, referral if necessary plus advice and skill enhancement. Ministry of Health funded and free to clients.

Contact: Anita Walthew
Phone: 06-758 3400 or 0800 008 011
Fax: 06-758 3405
Address: 28 Young Street, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 5015, New Plymouth 4343
Email: anitaw@life.nzl.org

 
Lifeskills Taranaki

Categories: Disabilities, Employment Support and Advice, Training

Purpose: To develop and enhance the independence and wellbeing of people with disabilities. Activities are designed to improve confidence and skills (e.g. cooking, gardening, crafts, computing). Community participation including supporting and encouraging clients to involve themselves in community activities (swimming and fitness, etc). Support offered to clients when arranging benefits and other services through Work and Income, ACC, etc.

Services: Support to gain confidence in accessing your community and services.

Hours: 9am - 4pm

Contact: Stewart Filbee (General Manager)
Location: 8 Manadon Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: 8 Manadon Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-751 0188
Email: life.skills-np@xtra.co.nz
Website: http://www.facebook.com/Lifeskills Taranaki

 
Like Minds, Taranaki

Category: Mental Health

Purpose: To strengthen the mental health of the Taranaki community. To promote positive attitudes towards mental health. To provide opportunity for mental health education. To embrace cultural understanding in mental health. To encourage community responsibility in mental health development. Facilitation of several support groups: general, post natal depression, bereaved by suicide.

Contact: Cecily Bull
Location: Third Floor, Brougham House, 52 Devon Street West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5015, New Plymouth 4343
4310
Phone: 06-759 0966
Email: mental.health@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-759 0386
Website: http://www.likemindstaranaki.org.nz

 
Linkage Limited

Categories: Health, Mental Health

Services: Linkage Limited provides two services in the Taranaki region:

GP integration: Works with people moving from secondary mental health services into GP care, supporting them during this transition.

Webhealth: http://taranaki.webhealth.co.nz/ - an online directory of health and social services

Contact: Angie
Location: 262 Devon Street West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 767, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-769 9160 or 0800 WEBHEALTH
Email: taranaki@webhealth.co.nz
Fax: 06-769 9161
Website: http://www.webhealth.co.nz

 
Lions Club of New Plymouth, Pakeke Inc

Category: Volunteers Services

Purpose: "We Serve", is the Lion Club's international motto. Club members are involved throughout the year assisting other voluntary services with collections to continue their social good work.

Contact: John Whibley
Phone: 06-751 5423

 
Lions Club, 202D, Zone 6, North Taranaki.

Categories: Social Interest Groups, Youth

Purpose: "We Serve", is the Lion Club's international motto. Club members are involved throughout the year assisting our communities and having a lot of fun with the projects and social activities.

Services: Refer to the individual clubs website on http://www.lionsclubs.org.nz/

Hours: Refer to the individual clubs website on http://www.lionsclubs.org.nz/

Fees: Vary from club to club

Contact: Mike Short
Postal Address: R.D. 48
Urenui
4378
Phone: 06-752 6833
Email: thehighchapperal@farmside.co.nz
Website: http://www.lionsclubs.org.nz

 
Little Fighters Charitable Trust

Categories: Family Support and Advice, Health

Purpose: The Little Fighters Charitable Trust provides support and assistance to local families suffering a life threatening illness where it affects children, either directly where the child is ill, or where a parent has the illness. We can offer support to these families at often very difficult times.

Services: To help Taranaki families suffering a life threatening illness. This could be providing meals, helping a family with a financial shortfall or just advice.

Hours: We are available as required.
We are a small charity and operate from a residential home and therefore have no office hours.

Fees: No fees or charges

Contact: Darrin West
Postal Address: 16 Pukatea Street
Inglewood
4330
Phone: 06-756 6267
Email: d.west@littlefighterstrust.co.nz
Fax: N/A
Mobile: 027 6110035
Secondary Contact: Nerida Bosson
Secondary Contact Email: n.bosson@littlefighterstrust.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 027 5465001
Website: http://www.littlefighterstrust.co.nz

 
Local Handcrafts Taranaki Inc

Categories: Arts and Crafts, Hobbies

Purpose: Local Handcrafts is a group where people handmake their crafts and sell them at our monthly craft fairs throughout Taranaki

Hours: 9.30am - 3.30pm

Contact: Topsy Lynch (Secretary/Treasurer)
Location: 54 Awanui Street
Merrilands
New Plymouth 4312

Postal Address: 54 Awanui Street
Merrilands
New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 06-758 6112
Email: local.handcrafts@yahoo.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Maureen Whale (President)
Secondary Contact Email: kiwiananz@clear.net.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 021 552520

 
Lucy's Gully

Category: Tourism

Picnic area and trails in dense ferns and redwoods.

Address: State Highway 45, 3 km south of Oakura

 
Machine Knitting Club, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: To encourage the exchange of ideas, techniques and information for the broader and more effective use of knitting machines and to promote machine knitting as an art craft.

Contact: Janet Stuart
Location: 64 Egmont Road, RD 2, New Plymouth 4372

Phone: 06-755 2087
Email: janetstuart@clear.net.nz
Website: http://www.nzmks.org.nz

 
Mah Jong

Category: Hobbies

Aims: Meet the second Sunday of each month (December through to April). Also meet every Saturday (May through to August) 1.00pm-4.00pm.

Run by the New Plymouth Croquet Club, East End.

Costs: $3.00 per person per session, this includes tea and coffee.
Contact: Valerie Philpott
Phone: 06-758 1957
Postal address: 65a Northgate, New Plymouth 4312

 
Mahia Mai a Whai Tara

Category: Health (Maori)

Contact: Karl Broughton.
Location and postal address: 8 Warre St, Waitara, Taranaki.
Phone: 06-754 4669.
Email: reception@mahiamai.co.nz

 
Mahia Mai-A Whai Tara

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Children, Health, Mental Health, Social Work

Aims: Kaupapa Maori services that lead and empower life choices for all people.

Contact: Sue Lichtwark
Phone: 06-754 4669
Fax: 06-754 4781
Address: 8 Warre Street, Waitara 4320
Email: suel@mahiamai.co.nz

 
Mainland Cheese

Category: Arts and Crafts

A wide selection of Taranaki's cheeses. Cheese bar tasting of some cheese available.

Phone: 06-764 8068
Address: Bridge St, Eltham 4322
Hours: Weekdays from 8.00am - 4.30pm. No factory visits.

 
Male Choir, Taranaki

Category: Music

Purpose: To foster and improve the male choir art form in Taranaki.

Fees: $60 per year.

Contact: Terry Stowers, Secretary
Location: 51a Maratahu Street, Westown, New Plymouth, 4310

Postal Address: 51a Maratahu Street, Westown, New Plymouth, 4310
4310
Phone: 06-769 9096
Email: terryst@orcon.net.nz
Mobile: 021 418 194

 
Manaaki Oranga Ltd

Category: Health (Maori)

Contact: DeeAnna Ritai.
Location and postal address: 36 Maratahu St, New Plymouth.
Phone: 06-759 7300.

 
Manganui Ski Area

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Owners and operators of Taranaki's ski area

Services: We are Mt Taranaki's snowboard and ski area, operated by Stratford Mountain Club.

Hours: 9-4pm when open

Fees: $45 full day adult, $30 student (17 or at school), under 5 free.

Contact: Justin Keenan
Location: Upper Pembroke Road, RD21, Stratford

Postal Address: PO Box 3271, New Plymouth
4312
Email: info@skitaranaki.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Morgan Davies
Secondary Contact Email: secretary@skitaranaki.co.nz
Website: http://www.skitaranaki.co.nz

 
Mangorei Memorial Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Capacity 140, kitchen facilities, tables and chairs, wheelchair facilities. Separate supper room.

Contact: Clare (bookings), Peter Hall (hall business)
Location: Corner Kent Rd and State Highway 3

Phone: 06-752 2746, 06-752 2828
Mobile: 027 632 2866 (preferred)

 
Mangorei School Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Wheelchair access available. Not suitable for party functions.

Contact: Chris Greer
Phone: 06-758 7860
Fax: 06-759 2090
Address: Mangorei Rd, New Plymouth
Postal address: 502 Mangorei Rd, New Plymouth 4312
Email: office@mangorei.school.nz

 
Manna Healing Centre

Categories: Elderly Support Services, Health

Purpose: To provide short term residential care for people needing time out from stressful situations, rehabilitation from mental health and drug-related difficulties, post-operative care and respite care to enable family members a break from difficult family situations e.g. dementia.

Services: All meals and lodging and prayer support if requested.

Hours: Supervised care from 8.00am to 8:30pm. Live in staff are on-call, after hours.

Contact: Reg and Dianne Wilkinson
Location: 134 Upper Wairau Road, RD 4, New Plymouth 4374

Postal Address: 134 Wairau Road, RD4, New Plymouth 4374
4374
Phone: 06-752 7620
Email: mannahealing@xtra.co.nz
Website: http://www.mannahealing.co.nz

 
Manukorihi Hapu

Category: Mana Whenua

Purpose: Kanohi ki te kanohi, every second Sunday of the month, 10am sharp, Manukorihi Pa, North Street, Waitara

Contact: Patsy Bodger
Postal Address: PO Box 155
Waitara
Taranaki
4346
Email: patbodger@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Tiri Porter

 
Manukorihi Hapu Incorporated Society

Category: Mana Whenua

Purpose: The people of Manukorihi established a formal body to represent, manage, foster, assist and develop the affairs of Manukorihi hapu, particularly the descendants of those who whakapapa to Manukorihi Pa Reserve.

Services: Hapu development

Contact: Andrea Moore
Postal Address: PO Box 179
WAITARA
4346
Email: manukorihi.hapu@gmail.com
Mobile: 027 3469504
Secondary Contact: Marama Moore
Secondary Contact Email: 1986mmoore@gmail.com
Secondary Contact Phone: 0221228165

 
Maori Experiences

Category: Tourism

Two day Taranaki marae stay at the beautifully situated Maniaroa Marae in Mokau (minimum 20 people). Other options available.

Contact: Kiwi Tours Ltd
Phone: 06-755 1525 or 0800 868 754

 
Maori Wardens Association, North Taranaki

Categories: Security Services, Volunteers Services

Aims: Crowd control, marae, public venues, street patrol, security work. Work with police when required.

Contact: Harry or Bev Webster
Phone: 06-757 8490
Mobile: 027 329 1943
Physical Address: 39 Kauri St, New Plymouth 4312

 
Marching, Taranaki Association

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Training, Youth

Purpose: To provide sport of marching in Taranaki.
From Patea in the South to Mokau in the North

Hours: Hours of training depend on team coaches

Contact: Juner Elliott
Location: 17 Parris Street
Waitara

Postal Address: 17 Parris Street
Waitara 4320
4320
Phone: 06-754 8916
Email: elliott.d.j@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-754 8916

 
Marfell Community School

Category: Education

Contact: Janet Armstrong
Phone: 06-751 0553
Fax: 06-751 1753
Address: Endeavour St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: admin@marfell.school.nz

 
Martial Arts Kung Fu Club

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To provide the opportunity for local people to improve their fitness, be more confident, facilitate their self development and meet new people.

Services: Kung Fu classes based on traditional Chinese techniques originating from the Shaolin Temple. Students are also encouraged to participate in community work in order to ensure they are well balanced and to help their self development.

Hours: Classes are Monday and Wednesday nights 5:30-7:30pm.

Contact: Gow Lian Dion Cowley
Location: Spotswood Primary School Hall, South Road, Spotswood, New Plymouth

Email: newplymouth@shaolinkungfu.co.nz
Mobile: 027 489 6030
Website: http://shaolinkungfu.co.nz/

 
Maui Oil Rig On-Shore Site

Category: Tourism

Shell Todd Oil Services Ltd. Operators of Maui Development Ltd Production Station at Oaonui.

Address: State Highway 45, near Opunake
Opening Hours: Model room open daily 6.30am to 5.30pm
Phone: 06-757 7071

 
McKendrick Early Childhood Centre

Category: Education

Aims: Early childhood education centre for children over two years old.

Contact: Richard Ousey
Phone: 06-759 9998
Fax: 06-758 9592
Address: 112 Vivian St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 324, New Plymouth 4340
Email: ronny.martin@ccsdisabilityaction.org.nz

 
Meditrain NZ Ltd

Categories: First Aid, Health, Training

Purpose: To provide up to date NZQA-approved Workplace First Aid training to the public and business community of Taranaki.

Contact: Peter Monk T/A Lennic Health services
Postal Address: PO Box 7177, Fitzroy, New Plymouth 3412
3412
Phone: 06-757 2699
Email: peterm51@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 0274 809 761

 
Mercy Jenkins Resthome

Categories: Elderly Support Services, Respite Care

Aims: Provider of residential care for older people and specialist care for people with dementia related illnesses, including respite care or carer support. Daycare and meals on wheels are also provided for the elderly in the community.

Contact: Office
Phone: 06-764 8330
Fax: 06-764 8739
Address: 54 Maata Rd, Eltham
Postal address: PO Box 143, Eltham 4353


 
Mericales R tru Trust

Category: Family Support and Advice

Purpose: The Mericales R tru Trust is all about “SHINING A SMILE” on deserving families and children.

Services: Easter Egg Hunt, Winter Warm up and a Christmas Break and Enter

Contact: Alexandra Cole
Postal Address: PO Box 5107 Westown, New Plymouth
4343
Phone: 06-753 8481
Email: info@mericalesrtru.org.nz
Mobile: 021 034 2371
Website: http://www.mericalesrtru.org.nz

 
Merrilands Country Music Club

Category: Music

Aims: Providing entertaining country music to all age groups and genders. Assist members to improve skills in all presentations in country music competitions.

Contact: Angela Edwards
Phone: 06-751 3898
Postal address: PO Box 3211, Fitzroy, New Plymouth 4341
Email: larry.2078@infogen.net.nz

 
Merrilands Domain Hall

Categories: Halls, Halls and Venues

Facilities: Located within Merrilands Domain and next to the New Plymouth Rangers soccer clubrooms, the Merrilands Domain Hall has a main hall, committee room, kitchen facilities (no crockery) and male and female toilets (including an accessible toilet). Maximum capacity is 250 people.
Physical address: 251 Mangorei Road, New Plymouth

Floor Plan

Prices

Merrilands Domain Hall 2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$44.50 per hour
$21.25 per hour
$10.75 per hour


Casual users: Hall users that book a hall for a one off event; one that does not occur on a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) basis.
Regular users (Category 1): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains less than 60 per cent children and superannuitants
Regular users (Category 2): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains 60 per cent or more children and superannuitants.
Note, children are under 14 years of age.

Bookings

Contact: Alan Wilson
Phone: 06-757 8685

History

Built circa 1970, this hall was originally under the control of the Merrilands Domain Committee, but is now Council-managed. 

 
Merrilands School Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 400, suitable for wheelchairs, no alcohol or smoking, chairs, kitchen and zip, no party functions.

ontact: Graham Wilson
Phone: 06-758 8644
Fax: 06-758 8644
Address: Kauri St, New Plymouth 4312
Email: principal@merrilands.school.nz
Website: http://www.merrilands.school.nz/

 
Methodist Centre

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 250. Kitchen, tables and chairs. Two smaller rooms for hire seating 40. No alcohol.

Contact: Office, open 9am to noon, Tuesday to Friday.
Phone: 06-759 9036
Address: Corner Liardet and Powderham streets, New Plymouth
Postal address: 58 Liardet St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: np.methodist@xtra.co.nz

 
mike's Organic Brewery

Category: Tourism

Visit a working brewery for sales and samples of mike's Premium Organic Beers produced from only natural ingredients using traditional methods. Fully certified organic. Taste beers, wines, cider, enjoy a meal and drinks in our beer garden. Group tours by arrangement. Open seven days 10am-6pm.

Contact: Ron Trigg
Phone: 06-752 3676
Mobile: 027 442 3168
Address: State Highway 3, 4km north of Urenui
Postal address: 487 Main Road North, RD 44, Urenui 4377
Email: ron@organicbeer.co.nz
Website: www.organicbeer.co.nz

 
Miniature Horse Group

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Youth

Aims: To aid and encourage the breeding and exhibiting of the miniature horse.

Contact: Wendy Mowat
Phone: 06-753 7947
Mobile: 021 104 503
Email: english.oak@xtra.co.nz

 
Miniature Horse Society Incorporated

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Promoting miniature horses.

Fees: $35 per family

Contact: Stacey tancred
Location: PO Box 903, New Plymouth 4340

Phone: 06-753 3817
Email: woodsyt@infogen.net.nz

 
Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment

Category: Business Advice

Purpose: MBIE’s purpose is to grow New Zealand for all.

Services: MBIE came into existence on 1 July 2012. It integrates the functions of the former Department of Building and Housing, Ministry of Economic Development, Department of Labour and the Ministry of Science and Innovation. Please see the MBIE website for more information.

Hours: 8am-4.30pm

Contact: Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment
Location: Level 2, 214 Devon Street East, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 342, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 0800 20 90 20
Fax: 06-759 9417
Website: http://www.mbie.govt.nz

 
Ministry of Justice

Category: Court Support

Purpose: Victim advisors are specialist staff, employed by the Ministry of Justice, to apply the Victims Rights Act 2002. They provide information about the case as it progresses through court and enable the victim to participate in the process. The service is free and confidential.

Services: Information about the court process.
Victims view on bail.
Informing about other help services.
Participation in the court case, ie being a witness in court, victim impact statements.

Hours: 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday

Contact: Michele Coe
Location: Court House, Corner Robe and Powderham Streets, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 446, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-968 6499
Email: michele.coe@justice.govt.nz
Fax: 06-968 6501
Secondary Contact: Nyla Carroll
Secondary Contact Email: nyla.carroll@justice.govt.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-759 5670

 
Miscarriage Support Auckland Incorporated

Categories: Family Support and Advice, Parent Education/Support, Pregnancy

Purpose: To offer peer support and information to help women and their families cope through the grief of miscarriage.

Services: Please make use of our 100 page website, forum and email services. If you live in Auckland our support line number is 09-378 4060

Hours: Our phone is attended part time during the day and we have an answerphone system in place.

Fees: None

Contact: Vonney Allan
Postal Address: P O Box 35434
Browns Bay
Auckland
0753
Phone: 09-360 4034
Email: support@miscarriagesupport.org.nz
Fax: 09-360 4034
Website: http://www.miscarriage.org.nz

 
Morris Minor Car Club Inc

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Sport and recreation for those who enjoy Morris Minor cars.

Contact: Ian Rookes
Location: 7 Bushview Place, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 7 Bushview Place, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 3569
Email: florian.rookes@gmail.com
Secondary Contact: Barry Brown
Secondary Contact Email: brownjg@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-758 8887
Website: http://Taranaki Morris Minor Club

 
Motel Association, New Plymouth

Category: Accommodation/Housing

Contact: Deborah Tawa 
Phone:
06-757 9954
Fax: 06-757 5979
Mobile: 027 575 7954
Address: c/- 54 Brougham St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: book@broughamheights.co.nz

 
Motor Neurone Disease Support Group, Taranaki

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Counselling

Aims: The Motor Neurone Disease Association provides support through its Fieldwork Service which can be contacted through the National Office.

Contact: National Office
Phone: 09-624 2148
Address: PO Box 24036, Royal Oak, Auckland 1345
Website: www.mnda.org.nz

 
Motorcaravan Association New Zealand, Taranaki

Categories: Hobbies, Social Interest Groups, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To foster and advance the motor caravan movement by providing relevant services and information. Providing fellowship, vehicle safety, road courtesy and protection of the environment.

Contact: Diane Gower
Postal Address: PO Box 9095
Bell Block
NEW PLYMOUTH
4351
Phone: 06-755 0268
Email: dggoji@yahoo.co.nz
Mobile: 027 420 2094
Secondary Contact: Harry Davy
Secondary Contact Email: harrypaulinedavy@yahoo.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06 754 8131

 
Motunui Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 220. Seating capacity 120, kitchen facilities, chairs, parking on main road and in school grounds.

Contact: Barry Honeyfield, Secretary
Phone: 06-754 6530
Fax: 06-754 6530
Mobile: 027 457 0032
Address: 531 Main North Rd, Motunui
Postal address: RD 43, Waitara 4383

 
Mount Egmont 4 X 4 Club

Categories: Search and Rescue Services, Sport and Recreation

Aims: Promote safe use of 4 X 4 vehicles. Promote conservation and care of our outdoors.

Contact: Netta Burnside
Phone: 06-754 7288
Fax: 06-754 4096
Mobile: 027 466 6874
Address: PO Box 8014, New Plymouth 4342
Email: netta@excavatordealer.com
Website: www.egmont4wd.co.nz

 
Mountain Bikers, New Plymouth

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To promote and support mountain biking of all disciplines within the community.

Contact: Hasely Lobb
Postal Address: PO Box 139, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-757 2085
Email: taranakimtb@gmail.com
Mobile: 0212014258
Website: http://npmtb.co.nz/

 
Mountain House Adventures Ltd

Categories: Halls and Venues, Tourism

Facilities: Lounge room seating capacity 50, Egmont Room seating capacity 40, Summit Room seating capacity 20, accommodation and restaurant. Suitable for weddings, conferences and other functions. Team building facilities available. Sauna available 7am to late, seven days.

Contact: Karl Reipeu
Phone: 06-765 6100/0800-668 682 (0800 MOUNTAIN)
Fax: 06-765 6100
Address: East Egmont, Pembroke Rd, Stratford
Postal address: PO Box 303, Stratford 4352
Email: mountainhouse@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.mountainhouse.co.nz

 
Mountain Safety Taranaki

Categories: Education, First Aid, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To promote and teach safe participation in land-based, recreational, educational and adventure outdoor activities.

Hours: First aid, bush craft and avalanche courses are run periodically.

Contact: Phyllis Wiley
Location: 185B Brooklands Road, Vogeltown, New Plymouth (Administration Officer only)

Postal Address: PO Box 616, New Plymouth 4340
4312
Phone: 06-753 9256
Email: taranaki@mountainsafety.org.nz
Website: http://www.mountainsafety.org.nz

 
Mt Taranaki Guided Tours

Category: Sport and Recreation

Mountain guide.

Contact: Ian McAlpine
Mobile: 027 4417 042
Email: info@mttaranakiguidedtours.co.nz or alpineguidesmac@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.mttaranakiguidedtours.co.nz

 
Mulitple Sclerosis Society Inc

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Disabilities

Aims: To provide information, advocacy and support services to people with multiple sclerosis.

Contact: Moira Paterson, Field Officer
Phone: 06-751 2330
Fax: 06-751 2330
Postal address: PO Box 791, New Plymouth 4340
Email: fahotter@hotmail.com

 
Multi-Ethnic Council, Taranaki

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Aims: Building bridges of friendship - unity in diversity among all people in New Zealand.

Contact: John Konijn - President
Phone: 06-757 5795 (work) or 06-758 6417
Fax: 06-7567833
Address: PO Box 132, New Plymouth 4340
Emailjohn.konijn@thlaw.co.nz
Website: www.tmec.org.nz

Contact: Nav Patel - Treasurer
Phone: 06 758 8417
Email: nav.patel@xtra.co.nz

 
Muru Raupatu Pa/Marae

Category: Marae

Services: For marae locations in New Plymouth District check out our marae map. Taranaki Regional Council has a comprehensive online map of marae and rohe (iwi boundaries) in Taranaki.

Contact: Theresa Patu
Location: Te Arei Road, Brixton, RD3, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 255 Waitara
Phone: 027 845 6199, 06-755 0504 (Marae)
Email: ruakr@tpk.govt.nz

 
Muscular Dystrophy Association of NZ

Category: Disabilities

Aims: To provide information, support and advocacy to people with neuromuscular conditions and their families.

Contact: Membership Services Manager
Phone: 0800 800 337 or 09-815 0247
Fax: 09-815 7260
Address: 7a Taylors Roadd, Morningside, Auckland
Postal address: PO Box 16238, Sandringham, Auckland 1351
Email: info@mda.org.nz
Website: www.mda.org.nz

 
Music Education NZ Aotearoa (MENZA)

Category: Music

Aims: To provide workshops, seminars, information and assistance to anyone working to promote music education, at any level.

Contact: Judy Field
Phone: 06-756 7982
Fax: 06-756 7982
Mobile: 027 218 593
Address: 51 Cutfield St, Inglewood 4330
Email: alex.judy.field@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.menza.org.nz

 
Muslim Association of Taranaki

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Youth

Purpose: To strengthen the Islamic community in Taranaki through education, welfare and other Islamic activities. To hold the association fund for the benefit of the charitable purposes and objectives of the association. To maintain the public image of Islam and Muslims in Taranaki.

Contact: Adeel Baig
Location: 9 Cracroft Street, Welbourn, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 9 Cracroft Street, Welbourn, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 0800 786 000
Email: nakimuslim@gmail.com
Mobile: 027 9420032
Website: http://www.nakimuslim.org

 
National Council of Women, Taranaki Branch

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Contact: Helen Elder
Phone: 06-751 1560
Address: 9 Tiverton Crescent, New Plymouth 4310
Email: eldermitchell@clear.net.nz

 
Nationwide Health and Disability Advocacy Service

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Disabilities, Health

Purpose: To empower consumers of health and disability services, to voice their complaints/concerns, by providing information and support that will allow resolution at the lowest level possible.

Hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm

Contact: Karen Angland
Postal Address: PO Box 8375, New Plymouth
4342
Phone: 06-759 2111 or 0800 555 050
Email: karena@hdc.org.nz
Fax: 06-759 2112
Secondary Contact: Nationwide Health and Disability Advocacy Service
Secondary Contact Email: advocacy@hdc.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 0800 555 050

 
Naturist/Nudist Club, Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Practise and promote benefits of nudisim.

Contact: Arthur Eagle
Phone: 06-754 4658
Mobile: 027 444 2941
Postal address: 279 Brown Road, RD 42, Waitara 4382

 
Neighbourhood Support, North Taranaki

Category: Crime Prevention

Purpose: To encourage and motivate members of the urban, rural and business sectors to form or join a neighborhood support group. To provide effective timely communication and information to the community regarding criminal activity and offer advice on how to safeguard against becoming the victim of crime. Assist with crime prevention and foster a sense of community.

Contact: Debbie Gut or Ali Peters
Location: Westown Police Station, 54 Tukapa Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 344, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-753 2495
Email: ntns@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-753 9558
Website: http://www.ewatch.org.nz

 
Netball Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Delivering fun, fitness and friendship through netball.

Contact: Steve Roberts - General Manager
Location: c/- Sport Taranaki, Yarrow Stadium, Maratahu Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5053, New Plymouth
4343
Phone: 06-759 5597
Email: office@netballtaranaki.org.nz
Fax: 06-759 1779
Mobile: 027 443 6465
Website: http://www.netballtaranaki.org.nz

 
New Life New Plymouth

Category: Churches (Other)

Services: Worship, Communion and The Word

Hours: 1000hrs Sunday

Contact: Allan Farrell
Location: 318 St Aubyn Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 45B Brown Street, Inglewood.
4330
Phone: 06-7566145
Email: jenny-alan@clear.net.nz
Mobile: 027 306 6407

 
New Plymouth Academy of Judo

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Martial arts for people aged seven years and over. Judo is designed to be practised by all ages - both male and female. It is safe and does not involve kicking or striking techniques. Judo increases physical fitness, self esteem and self defence skills.

Hours: Tuesday 6.00 to 7.30pm juniors 7:30 to 9:00pm adults
Friday 6.00 to 7.30pm juniors 7:30 to 9:00pm adults

Fees: $180 per year under 16, $230 per year adults, discounts for family memberships.

Contact: Simon Durrant
Location: Moturoa Hall, 45 Pioneer Road, New Plymouth

Postal Address: c/- 42 Miro Street, Inglewood
4330
Phone: 06-756 6234
Email: bluninja@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 7548451
Website: http://www.facebook.com/NewPlymouthAcademyofJudo.

 
New Plymouth and Districts Riding Club

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To encourage riding as sport and recreation, to promote good fellowship amongst riders and good horsemanship. Able to assist with general equestrian enquiries. The New Plymouth and Districts Riding Club caters for adults 17 years and over.

Services: We cater to riders that own horses. We are not a riding school and do not have horses available for public use.

Contact: Tracy Christiansen
Location: End of Cracroft Street, Waitara

Postal Address: 474 Carrington Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 7997
Email: tracy.aaron@clear.net.nz
Mobile: 027 713 0351
Secondary Contact: Sharon Revell
Secondary Contact Email: bd.shaz@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-752 0540
Website: http://www.nzridingclubs.org.nz

 
New Plymouth Bible Chapel

Category: Churches (Other)

Aims: Community support.

Contact: Leighton Mossop
Phone: 06-758 2676
Address: 50 Vivian St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 875, New Plymouth 4340
Email: np.bible.chapel@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.npbc.co.nz

 
New Plymouth Brass

Categories: Children, Education, Music

Purpose: Brass band providing musical services for civic and private functions. Also has an active programme of training players of brass instruments (all ages welcome). Senior band practises 7.30pm Monday and Thursday, JAY band practises 4.00pm on Wednesdays during the school year.

Contact: Julianne Lamb, Secretary
Location: 2 Rogan Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 353, New Plymouth 4340
4310
Phone: 06-751 4473 (Secretary) or 06-758 4185 (Bandroom)
Email: secretary@npbrass.org.nz
Website: http://www.npbrass.org.nz

 
New Plymouth Classical Guitar Society Inc

Category: Music

Aims: To assist, establish and promote all aspects of the classical guitar via concerts, studies, workshops, festivals, summer school and competitions.

Contact: Dominique Blatti
Postal address: 89 Messenger Terrace, Oakura 4314
Phone: 06-752 7400
Email: billlyatthebeach@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.npcgs.weebly.com

 
New Plymouth Country Line Dancing

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To enjoy line dancing.

Contact: Barbara Floyd
Phone: 06-755 1025

 

 

 
New Plymouth Country Square Dance Club

Category: Hobbies

Aims: Country square dance club is a fun activity for all members of the community and a great team building exercise for corporate events.

Contact: Sid Wray
Phone: 06-755 0090
Postal address: 256 Awai Road, RD 2, New Plymouth 4372

 
New Plymouth Embroiderers Guild

Category: Arts and Crafts

Purpose: A fellowship of people who enjoy stitching, learning new skills/techniques and encouraging young students to learn about embroidery. Meets each Wednesday 7.30pm at Community House, 32 Leach Street, New Plymouth. On the first Wednesday there is a guest speaker. New skills and techniques are encouraged on the other evenings. Weekend workshops are organised several times a year. The Junior Guild meets at 6pm-7.15pm each Wednesday. Affiliated to the Association of New Zealand Embroider's Guilds.

Contact: Lynn Leask
Location: Disabled Citizens Craft Rooms
53 Hine Sreet
New Plymouth

Postal Address: 11 Cannon Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 3493
Email: np.embroiderersguild@gmail.com
Website: http://np.embroiderersguid@gmail.com

 
New Plymouth Emergency Shelter Trust

Category: Accommodation/Housing

Purpose: To assist those requiring emergency accommodation.

Contact: Larry, Faye or Frank
Phone: 027 510-5888

 
New Plymouth Floral Art Club

Category: Arts and Crafts

Purpose: To foster the art of floral designing.

Services: Floral designs for public occasions, graduations, concerts, etc.

Hours: Second Monday of each month

Fees: $48 per annum.

Contact: Delwyn Andrews
Location: Holy Trinity Church Hall
Henui Street
New Plymouth

Postal Address: 40b Awanui Street
New Plymouth

4312
Phone: 06-758 5131
Email: newplymouthfloralartclub@gmail.com
Mobile: 021 2560509

 
New Plymouth Green Party

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Purpose: To locally promote the work of the Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand. In our Vision, Aotearoa New Zealand is a place where people respect each other and the natural world we share. It is healthy, peaceful and richly diverse.

Contact: Stuart Bramhall
Postal Address: 29 Stoke Street, New Plymouth 4310
4310
Phone: 06-758 4561
Email: stuartbramhall@yahoo.co.nz
Website: http://www.greens.org.nz

 
New Plymouth Historical Walks

Category: Tourism

Three kilometre guided historic walk of New Plymouth suitable for children aged over 10 years to senior citizens.

Notes: Children under the age of 10 years are the responsibility of attending adults. There is a small hill climb of moderate incline that can be omitted. All bookings to be made through the i-SITE Visitor Information Centre at Puke Ariki.

When: 1pm Saturdays and Sundays or by arrangement through Visitor Information Centre.

Duration: Approximately two hours.

Charges

No charge for school aged young people.

Individual bookings: (All bookings include the purchase of one booklet.) One person = $10, two people =  $15, three or more “family” booking = $20

Conference/group bookings: $5 per head plus $5 group charge for one booklet.

Bus/tour groups:
$10 per head for walk tour – includes purchase of booklet.
$10 per head for gallery tour – includes VIVID gift.
$15 per head for both walk and one hour gallery tour – includes booklet.
   
School groups: $1 per head plus $10 per group – includes one booklet. (Note: Can be arranged through education team or independently through VIC.)

CD hire: $30 refundable bond + $15 per machine and CD hire – includes booklet.

Contact: i-SITE (information centre)
Email: info@newplymouthnz.com
Phone: 06-759 6060

 
New Plymouth IAI-DO Association

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Japanese swordmanship.
Runs Tuesday and Friday 6.00pm-7.30pm.

Contact: Karen Jones
Phone: 06-753 6238
Mobile: 027 555 9247

 
New Plymouth Injury Safe

Category: Health

Purpose: To achieve a positive safety culture and create safer environments for all people within the New Plymouth District. New Plymouth InjurySafe (NPiS) monitors injury issues in the district, advise on injury needs and priorities locally. We work to establish and maintain effective partnerships that support the development of effective injury prevention interventions. NPiS assisted the New Plymouth District to achieve reaccrediation as a World Health Organisation (WHO) "Safe Community" in 2010.

Services: Research, advocacy.

Contact: Teresa Gordon - Programme Manager
Location: Taranaki District Health Board, Health Promotion Unit, First Floor, Barrett Building, Tukapa Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Private Bag 2016, New Plymouth 4342
4342
Phone: 06-753 7777 extension 8522
Email: npis@tdhb.org.nz
Fax: 06-753 7788
Website: http://www.safetaranaki.org.nz

 
New Plymouth Karate Club

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Volunteers Services, Youth

Aims: We teach personal safety to the community - karate and kick boxing training for fitness and confidence. Held at Merrilands School Hall Monday and Wednesday evening and Moturoa School Thursday evening.

Contact: Peter Lowl
Phone: 06-758 7926
Mobile: 027 246 6040
Address: 18b John Guthrie Pl, New Plymouth 4312
Email: peterlowl@clear.net.nz
Website: www.shinkyokushin.org.nz

 
New Plymouth Little Theatre

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: Amateur theatre group. If you have an interest in acting, directing, or helping backstage please email us. Please note we are a voluntary organisation.

Contact: The Secretary
Location: 29 Aubrey Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 757, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-758 2631
Email: secretary@littletheatre.co.nz
Secondary Contact Email: committee@littletheatre.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-758 2631
Website: http://www.littletheatre.co.nz

 
New Plymouth Methodist Church 4310

Category: Churches (Methodist)

Services: Morning worship Sundays at 10am. Fijian language Sundays at 3pm.

Contact: Manoa Havea
Location: 58 Liardet Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: 58 Liardet Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-759 9036
Email: np.methodist@xtra.co.nz

 
New Plymouth Modern and Old Time Dance Club

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Held on the first, third and fifth Saturdays of each month at the Methodist Church Hall. Visitors welcome to dance to live music. Supper supplied.

St Mary's Church Hall, 44 Vivian Street, New Plymouth held the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month.

Contact: Barbara Floyd
Location: Methodist Hall, Liardet Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 25 Culzean Grove, Bell Block, New Plymouth 4312
Phone: 06-755 1025

 
New Plymouth Operatic Society

Categories: Hobbies, Music, Social Interest Groups

Purpose: To provide high quality musical theatre entertainment to the people of Taranaki.

Services: We provide the opportunity to be part of the community by producing musical theatre involving a large number of like minded people. The Wardrobe, located in the same building, has a vast number costumes and props that can be hired. NPOS are also a ticket outlet for TICKETMASTER.

Hours: Office and TICKETMASTER: Monday to Friday 10.00am to 3.00pm, Saturdays 9.30am to 12.30pm.
The Wardrobe (costume hire): Tuesdays through to Saturdays 11.00am to 2.00pm and late night Thursdays 5.00pm to 7.30pm.

Fees: Adult membership $15.00 per annum.
Student $10.00 per annum.
Silver single $55.00 per annum.and receive one complimentary A reserve ticket to that year's show.
Silver double $95.00 per annum and receive two complimentary A reserve tickets to that year's show.
Family $45.00 per annum.
Corporate $180.00 per annum and receive four complimentary A reserve tickets to that year's show
Gold $750.00 per annum and receive four premium complimentary tickets to that year's show.
All financial members receive a free newsletter on issue.

Contact: Viv Richardson
Location: 76 King Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 485, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-758 4958
Email: office@npos.co.nz
Mobile: n/a
Secondary Contact: Kevin Landrigan (President)
Secondary Contact Email: kevin.landrigan@bdo.co.nz
Website: http://www.npos.co.nz

 
New Plymouth Orchestra

Category: Music

Purpose: To perform orchestral concerts for New Plymouth. To foster the development of young musicians in the region. To work co-operatively with other musical groups in the area and support their events.

Services: We provide opportunities for musicians to learn and play together and are dedicated to achieving high standards of musicianship in a friendly atmosphere.

Hours: Rehearsals Tuesdays 7.30 to 9.30pm. See website for details.

Fees: Contact us for current subscription rates

Contact: Jim Scrivener
Location: Rehearsal address is Sacred Heart Girls' College, 9 Pukaka Street, New Plymouth.

Postal Address: P.O. Box 1080, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-758 3511
Email: jsa@netsource.co.nz
Mobile: 021-251 1011
Secondary Contact: Anne Bovett
Secondary Contact Email: anne.bovett@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-751 2670 or 027-284 9088
Website: http://sites.google.com/site/nporchestra

 
New Plymouth Potters' Inc - Te Henui Vicarage

Categories: Arts and Crafts, Education, Training

Purpose: Provision of a sustainable potters "space" which is secure, prudently managed and in compliance with Health and Safety requirements and the club constitution.

Services: Pottery classes are run for beginners during school terms throughout the year, both handbuilding and wheelwork. Our premises at 288 Courtenay Street provide members access to all club facilities including kilns.

Hours: We have a gallery with works for sale in the adjacent Te Henui Vicarage. The shop is open from 1-4pm on weekends. Sorry NO EFTPOS
Tour groups any time by prior arrangement

Fees: Free entry to the Gallery

Membership fees are set annually

Contact: Lynda - Publicity Officer
Postal Address: 288 Courtenay Street,
New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 027 627 6490
Email: newplymouthpotters@gmail.com
Secondary Contact: Cecily - President
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-753 3426

 
New Plymouth Rangers AFC

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To promote and facilitate the playing of football (soccer) for all ages. In addition to the traditional winter game, the club offers two five-a-side tournaments for youngsters over the summer period. The club also makes its well-appointed facilities available for hire to the general public  (see listing under halls and venues).

Contact: Joseph Munro
Phone: 06-753 3944
Mobile: 027 755 7383
Address: Merrilands Domain, 259 Mangorei Rd, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 179, New Plymouth 4340
Email: munrofamily@xnet.co.nz
Website: www.nprangers.co.nz

 
New Plymouth Ranger's  AFC Clubroom

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Comfortable (upstairs) venue with bar, carpeted areas with armchairs, woodburner, lounge suite plus table and chairs seating. Kitchen facilities include a zip, stove, microwaves, warmer cabinets and some crockery. Also has a dance floor with disco lights. Toilet facilities available. Some off street parking.

Capacity is 175 standing (or 80 seated). Functions that include liquor are welcome along with responsible attitudes.

Contact: tba
Phone: Please refer to our website
Address: 259 Mangorei Rd, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 179, New Plymouth 4340
Website: www.nprangers.co.nz

 
New Plymouth Riding for the Disabled

Category: Disabilities

Purpose: To offer therapeutic horse riding for children and adults with disabilities.

Hours: Monday to Thursday 8.30am to 1.30pm

Contact: Glenise Gaustad
Location: RDA Stables, Alba Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: NP RDA, PO Box 5015, New Plymouth 4343
4343
Phone: 06-752 6814
Email: newplymouth@rda.org.nz
Secondary Contact: Brenda Bellringer
Secondary Contact Email: abbellringer@farmside.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-756 7707
Website: http://www.rda.org.nz

 
New Plymouth School of Gymnastics Inc

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To foster gymnastics in the community and all pre-school, primary, intermediate and high schools/colleges within the city boundries.

Hours: 9.00am to 8.00pm Monday to Thursday
9.00am to 5.30pm Friday
10.00am to noon Saturday

Office hours 9am to 3pm daily

Contact: Bryan Bamber
Location: 211 Courtenay Street, New Plymouth

(opposite Countdown and Cobb & Co's car park.)

Postal Address: PO Box 5028, Westown, New Plymouth 4343
4312
Phone: 06-758 8277
Email: npsgymnastics@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-758 8288
Mobile: 027 341 4200
Website: http://www.npschoolofgymnastics.co.nz

 
New Plymouth Society of Model and Experimental Engineers Inc.

Category: Children

Purpose: As the name implies, we make models of various kinds. We operate a miniature railway on which we give children and adults train rides.
We operate every Sunday afternoon 2pm to 4pm.
Costs $1.00 per person per ride.

Services: Train rides

Hours: Operating Sundays and public holidays 2.00-4.00pm (weather permitting). Children under three years free.

Fees: Membership costs $20.00 for those living in Taranaki.
$15.00 for others.
$6.00 for pre-worker members (juniors).

Contact: Monty George
Location: Corner Liardet and Gilbert streets, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 11 Gilbert Street, New Plymouth, 4310
4310
Phone: 06-758 9866
Email: m.mgeorge@xnet.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Martin Smyth
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-753 5029

 
New Plymouth Spiritualist Church Inc

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Seats 50. Quiet, carpeted hall for small meetings and groups. Electric organ, heating, off-street parking. Wheelchair ramp and toilet, kitchen facilities (stove, fridge, crockery). All inclusive hireage fees. No alcohol on premises, no smoking in building.

Contact: Mrs H Thompson
Location: 156 Tukapa St, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 10/46 Murray St, Bell Block, New Plymouth 4312
Mobile: 027 712 299

 
New Plymouth Toastmasters Club

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: To provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

Contact: Faye McGee
Location: Bellringer Pavilion, Pukekura Park, Liardet Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 920, New Plymouth 4340
Phone: 06-751 0811, 027 4250354
Email: newplymouth@toastmasters.org.nz

 
New Plymouth Yacht Club Incorporated

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Youth

Purpose: Promotion of yacht racing for all of those aged nine and over and all classes of yacht. Provision of learn to sail courses for juniors and adults.

Services: Yacht racing and training at Ngamotu beach

Hours: During summer months, September to May

Fees: Contact the club for latest membership rates

Contact: Mrs Judy Julian
Location: Oceanview Parade, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 576, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-751 3173
Email: npyc@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Mrs Ann Hatch
Secondary Contact Email: markhatch@clear.net.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-758-7577
Website: http://www.npyc.org.nz

 
New Zealand Herpetological Society Inc.

Category: Conservation

Purpose: To supply information and support for captive keeping and breeding of reptiles that may be legally kept.

Services: To promote awareness and study of New Zealand reptiles.

Contact: Barbara Watkins (Sec)
Postal Address: PO Box 3138,
Fitzroy,
New Plymouth
4341
Phone: 06-758 7046
Email: nzhs@reptiles.org.nz
Website: http://www.reptiles.org.nz

 
New Zealand Law Society, Taranaki Branch

Category: Business Advice

Aims: Professional support and disciplinary body for the legal profession in Taranaki.

Contact: Margaret Harrop
Phone: 06-758 3238
Address: PO Box 150, New Plymouth 4340
Email: tdls@xtra.co.nz

 
New Zealand MR2 Club - Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: For anyone who owns a Toyota MR2 -  AW11, SW20 and a MRS are all welcome! We do a lot of convoys throughout Taranaki, plus more fun activities - so if you're keen give us a call!

Name: Graham Barratt
Phone: 06-755 4310
Email: graybrees@xtra.co.nz
Postal address: 33 Silvan Place, Bell Block, New Plymouth 4312
Website: www.mr2.org.nz


 

 

 
New Zealand Prostitutes Collective (NZPC)

Category: Health

Aims: NZPC is an organisation which promotes and advocates the rights, health and well-being of all sex-industry workers. NZPC provides a place to come for a coffee and chat as well as low cost products for workers.

Contact: Jill Minero, Regional Coordinator
Address: 19 Robe St, New Plymouth 
Postal address:  PO Box 4287, New Plymouth 4340
Phone: 06-758 6228   
Fax: 06- 758 6138
Email: nzpcnp@xtra.co.nz

 
New Zealand Society of Geneologists, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: To facilitate geneological research and to assist members and the general public. Hours: Monday 10-3, Wednesday noon - 3pm and Saturday 10 - noon.

Services: Help people search for their ancestors.

Hours: Monday 10am - 3pm
Wednesday noon - 3pm
Saturday 10am - noon

Our branch meets on the first Tuesday evening of the month at 7.30pm in our branch rooms.

Fees: $45 per couple
$35 single person
$25 people residing out of Taranaki

Contact: John Berntsen
Location: Research Library, Basement Level, Moturoa Shopping Centre, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 429, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-753 9188
Email: johnbb@clear.net.nz
Secondary Contact: Fay Eaton
Secondary Contact Email: gnf@vodafone.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 75511045
Website: http://www.genealogynp.com

 
Nga Mahanga a Tairi

Category: Mana Whenua

Te Kotahitanga a Nga Mahanga a Tairi Inc.
Contact: Keith Manukonga.
Postal address: PO Box 246, New Plymouth.
Phone: 06-759 2376
Email: ngamahanga@maxnet.co.nz

 
Nga Pekanga Te Kohanga Reo

Category: Education (Maori)

Location and postal address: Princess St, Waitara, Taranaki.
Email: whanau@k07A022.kohanga.ac.nz

 
Ngamamaku Garden

Categories: Gardens, Halls and Venues, Tourism

Purpose: Garden venue available for weddings and functions.

Hours: By appointment or prior arrangement.

Contact: Tony Barnes or John Sole
Location: 1521 Surf Highway 45, RD 4, Oakura 4374

Postal Address: 1521 Surf Highway 45
R.D.4
New Plymouth
4374
Phone: 06-752 7873
Email: tony.john@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06 7527 873
Website: http://www.ngamamakugarden.co.nz

 
Ngaruahine Iwi Maatua Whangai

Category: Youth

Aims: Youth support based on Kaupapa Maori.

Contact: Julie-Anne Barney-Katene
Phone: 06-274 8525
Fax: 06-274 8523
Address: PO Box 23, Manaia 4678
Email: ngaruahine.iwi.mw@xtra.co.nz

 
Ngati Maniapoto Iwi

Category: Mana Whenua

Purpose: Mokau ki Runga Regional Management Committee.

Contact: W Wetere (Chairperson)
Postal Address: 33 Golf Road, Te Awamutu
3800
Phone: 07-871 5254

 
Ngati Rahiri Hapu

Category: Mana Whenua

Purpose: Ngati Rahiri Hapu o Te Atiawa (Taranaki) Society Inc.

Contact: Tahu Rwiri (Chairperson)
Location: 60B McLean Street
Waitara

Postal Address: PO Box 132, Waitara.
4346
Phone: 06-754 4540
Email: ngatirahiri@slingshot.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Maryjane Waru
Secondary Contact Email: ngatirahiri@slingshot.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 027 945 5204

 
Ngati Tairi Hapu

Category: Mana Whenua

Contact: Keith Manukonga.
Postal Address: PO Box 246, New Plymouth
Phone: 06-752 4421
Email: aniniwa@hotmail.com

 
Ngati Tawhirikura Hapu

Category: Mana Whenua

Contact: .
Postal Address: . 4310

Contact: .
Postal Address: .
4310

 
Ngati Te Whiti Ahi Kaa

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Aims: Whanau support and advocacy. Protection of identity and heritage.

Contact: Wikitoria Keenan
Fax: 06-757 8976
Mobile: 021 027 90252
Address: PO Box 772, New Plymouth 4340
Email: ngatitewhitiahikaa@yahoo.co.nz

 
Ngati Te Whiti Hapu Society Inc

Category: Mana Whenua

Contact: Peter Moeahu.
Postal Address: PO Box 631, New Plymouth.
Phone: 06-755 2198
Email: pmoeahu@clear.net.nz

 
Ngati Tuparikino Inc

Category: Mana Whenua

Contact: Linda McCulloch
Postal Address: PO Box 772 New Plymouth.
Phone: 06-757 8976

 
Norfolk Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 120 seated, kitchen facilities (no fridge), chairs, and tables.

Contact: Mr Ellis Gordon
Phone: 06-756 8267
Address: 2080 Mountain Rd, Norfolk
Postal address: 225 Lower Durham Rd, RD 8, Inglewood 4388

 
North Taranaki Dog Training Club

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Sport and Recreation, Training

Purpose: Helping people to train their dogs in obedience and agility, using positive training methods.

Services: Dog training (obedience, agility, flygility, rally-obedience)

Hours: Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday nights. Some events held on weekends

Fees: Introductory obedience: $60
Membership $60/year

Contact: Bruce Parker (Enrolment Officer)
Location: Glen Avon Park, Alberta Road, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 518, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 028 25537917
Email: ntdtcinc@gmail.com
Website: http://ntdtc.org.nz

 
North Taranaki Iris Group

Category: Gardens

Purpose: We hold meetings the fourth Tuesday of every month during summer and winter at a member’s home in New Plymouth and Inglewood. If you are interested we would welcome new members. If you have no transport to get to meetings this can be arranged.

Services: We are interested in Irises and the Iris family. We welcome new members.

Contact: Robyn Hughes (Secretary)
Postal Address: 626 Junction Road
R.D.1
New Plymouth

4371
Phone: 06-752 2170
Email: robyn.hughes@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 242 6005

 
North Taranaki Methodist Parish (Waitara)

Categories: Churches (Methodist), Halls and Venues

Purpose: Religious activities.

Services: Second and fourth Sunday of each month at 9.30am

Hours: As above.

Fees: N/A

Contact: North Taranaki Methodist Parish (Waitara)
Postal Address: North Taranaki Methodist Parish
58 Liardet Street
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-754 7843
Email: ggshorr@infogen.net.nz
Fax: 06-754 7843
Mobile: 027 417 7589
Secondary Contact: John Chittenden
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-758 9503

 
Northpoint Baptist Church

Categories: Churches (Other), Youth

Aims: Provides opportunities for people to equip and upskill themselves in areas such as relationships, counselling, parenting and budgeting. Provides services such as food parcels.

Contact: Northpoint office
Phone: 06-755 2374
Fax: 06-755 2378
Postal address: PO Box 9003, New Plymouth 4351
Email: info@northpoint.org.nz
Website: www.northpoint.org.nz

 
NZ Camellia Society, North Taranaki Branch

Category: Gardens

Services: Meetings are held monthly and include speakers, garden visits etc.

Contact: Lyn Proffit
Postal Address: 12 Kennedy Place,
Merrilands,
New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 06-758 2802
Email: lynproffit@xtra.co.nz

 
NZ Vegetarian/Vegan Society - NP Branch

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: To spread the principles of veganism and vegetarianism and its immense advantages. To bring attention to the cruelty of animals and destruction of the environment caused by a non-vegan/ non-vegetarian way of life. To assist those who have recently become vegans/ vegetarians, or who are considering doing so. To promote friendship amongst vegans and vegetarians and publish and distribute literature. To stress the necessity for peace and harmony among people and ALL other living creatures.

Services: We meet around every month at a variety of locations.

Fees: None

Contact: Katrina Angelo
Postal Address: 4/23 Hamblyn Street
Strandon
New Pymouth
4312
Email: katrinaa@canteen.org.nz
Mobile: 021 749552
Secondary Contact: Tessa Clarke
Secondary Contact Email: tessa.c@artofliving.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 021 0574011
Website: http://www.vegetarian.org.nz

 
Oakura Hall

Categories: Halls, Halls and Venues

Facilities:  The hall has a supper room, kitchen, table and chairs, a stage and gas heating. The hall is 505m2 and has a maximum capacity of 500 people.
Address: Main Road, Oakura

Floor plan

Prices


 Oakura Hall 2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$44.00 per hour
$18.60 per hour
$10.00 per hour


Casual users: Hall users that book a hall for a one off event; one that does not occur on a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) basis.
Regular users (Category 1): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains less than 60 per cent children and superannuitants
Regular users (Category 2): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains 60 per cent or more children and superannuitants.
Note, children are under 14 years of age.

Bookings

Contact: Vicky Jury
Phone: 06-752 7322
Mobile: 027 215 2465
Postal address: 1162 Main South Road, Oakura 4314

History

The Taranaki County Council took over ownership of the hall in 1974 from the Oakura Community Centre Inc and the site was gazetted as a recreation reserve in 1975.

 
Oakura Pa

Category: Marae

Services: For marae locations in New Plymouth District check out our marae map. Taranaki Regional Council has a comprehensive online map of marae and rohe (iwi boundaries) in Taranaki.

Contact: Kanny Hau
Location: Main Road, RD43, Oakura, Taranaki

Postal Address: 5 Norman Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-751 2844
Email: secretary.oakurapa@gmail.com

 
Observatory

Category: Hobbies

Address: Marsland Hill, Robe St
Opening Hours: Tuesday evenings 7.30pm to 9.00pm during winter; 8.30pm to 10.00pm during daylight saving.

 
Oceans Alive New Zealand

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Training

Purpose: Diver Training Centre

Services: PADI diver training, retail shop for scuba, free diving and spearfishing, equipment servicing, air fills and cylinder testing.

Hours: Summer hours Monday to Thursday 8.30am till 5.00pm, Friday 8.30am to 6.00pm, Saturday and Sunday 8.30 to 3.00pm.

Contact: Kevin
Location: 35a Ocean View Parade,
New Plymouth

Postal Address: Po Box 6180
Moturoa
New Plymouth
4344
Phone: 06-758 3348
Email: kevin@oceansalive.co.nz
Mobile: 027 289 1959
Website: http://www.oceansalive.co.nzco.nz

 
Okaiawa Preschool at Matapu

Category: Education

Purpose: Quality education for pre-schoolers two to five years old. To provide an environment for children to grow up as confident healthy learners and communicators. By welcoming families and community into the centre we encourage a sense of belonging and security.

Hours: We are open 8:30-3 pm. Our sessions for children run from 9am -1.30pm.

Fees: We have optional charges which are charged termly depending on how many days your child attends, these are completely optional. We also have 20 free ECE hours. If your child attends more than the 20 free ECE hours there is a $3.50 per hour charge

Contact: Senior Teacher
Location: 501 Hastings Road, RD 15, Hawera 4675

Postal Address: 501 Hastings Road
RD 15
Hawera
4675
Phone: 06-272 6600
Email: okaiawa.preschool@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 0278856420

 
Old Folks Association - Inglewood and Districts

Category: Elderly Support Services

Purpose: Social gatherings, bowls, cards for members. Booking arrangements can be made through the Inglewood Book Centre. The hall capacity is 100. Not available for birthdays of young people except juniors under parental supervision.

Contact: Garry Wellington
Location: Moa St, Inglewood

Postal Address: 185 Bristol Rd, RD 8, Inglewood 4388
Phone: 06-756 7332

 
Old Time Dancing

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Held on the second and fourth Saturday of each month, and New Year's Eve. Live music, home made supper, very sociable, visitors welcome.

Contact: Philip Henderson or Jean Kurth
Phone: 06-751 2215 or 06-751 2274 (Jean)
Address: Senior Citizens Hall, Liardet St, New Plymouth
Postal address: 11f Havelock Pl, New Plymouth 4310
 

 
Omata Community Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 100, kitchen facilities, wheelchair access, table and chairs.

Contact: Bonnie Read
Phone: 06-751 2308
Fax: 06-751 2308
Address: Holloway Rd, Omata
Postal address: c/- B Read, Holloway Rd, RD 4, New Plymouth 4374
Email: office@omata.school.nz
Website: www.omata.school.nz

 
Onuku Taipari Domain Hall

Categories: Halls, Halls and Venues

Facilities: The hall has a total area of 313m² and includes a kitchen, separate dining room, toilets (including an accessible toilet), the main hall itself (net area of 162m²) and a storage room. The hall has a capacity of 250 people and has electric heating. 
Physical address: 139 Ngamotu Road, New Plymouth

Floor Plan

Prices

Onuku Taipari Hall 2014/15
- Casual user
- Regular user (Category 1)
- Regular user (Category 2)
$44.00 per hour
$18.60 per hour
$10.00 per hour


Casual users: Hall users that book a hall for a one off event; one that does not occur on a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) basis.
Regular users (Category 1): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains less than 60 per cent children and superannuitants
Regular users (Category 2): Hall users that have a regular (weekly, monthly or annual) booking and have a membership that contains 60 per cent or more children and superannuitants.
Note, children are under 14 years of age.

Bookings

Contact: Val Koorey, Custodian
Phone: 06-751 1781
Fax: 06-751 1781

History

The land was acquired in 1975 by the Crown with further land being acquired by the Council in 1976. All the land has subsequently transferred to Council administration. Since 2002 the Taranaki Multiple Sclerosis Society has leased the former New Zealand Scout Association office for five years and has another right of renewal for five years.


 

 
Open Home Foundation NZ

Categories: Family Support and Advice, Social Work, Youth

Aims: Families helping families. Teen home in Bell Block for at-risk youth. Social work and foster care agency.

Contact: The Manager
Phone: 06-758 9971
Fax: 06-758 1969
Mobile: 027 497 3213 (Practice Manager)
Address: 212 Coronation Ave, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 208, New Plymouth 4340
Website: www.ohf.org.nz
Email: ohftaranaki@ohf.org.nz

 
Opunake High School

Categories: Counselling, Education

Aims: To provide support, guidance and confidential counselling for students and their families of Opunake High School.

Contact: Mary Nicholos
Phone: 06-761 8723
Fax: 06-761 7262
Address: Tasman St, Opunake
Postal address: PO Box 4, Opunake 4645
Email: mn@opunake.school.nz
Website: www.opunake.school.nz

 
Order of St John

Category: First Aid

Contact: Nevis Brewer
Phone: 06-761 7150
Address: 40 King St, Opunake
Postal address: PO Box 119, Opunake 4645
Email: nevisbrewer@slingshot.co.nz

 
Ornithological Society of New Zealand, Taranaki Region

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: Scientific study of birds.

Contact: Barry Hartley
Location: 12a Ronald Street, New Plymouth 4312

Postal Address: 12a Ronald Street, New Plymouth 4312
4213
Phone: 06-757 8644
Email: barry_hartley@clear.net.nz
Website: http://www.osnz.org.nz

 
Ostomy Society, Taranaki

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Purpose: To promote the welfare of ostomates in Taranaki and elsewhere, if need exists. To provide a communication link to and between ostomates. To do such things that will, in the opinion of the community, improve the well-being of ostomate members.

Contact: Judith Aldridge
Location: 271 Manutahi Road
R D 2
New Plymouth 4372

Postal Address: 2 Evelyn Place
New Plymouth 4310
4310
Phone: 06-757 8982
Email: judith@ostomytaranaki.org.nz
Secondary Contact: Annabelle Sutton
Secondary Contact Email: annabelle@ostomytaranaki.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06 7584523
Website: http://www.ostomytaranaki.org.nz

 
Otaikokako Waka Ama ki Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To develop sport and traditions of waka ama in Taranaki with a particular focus on youth and adults. We encourage competitive involvement, casual participation or occasional exercise. New members welcome.

Contact: Howie Tamati
Location: Ngamotu Beach Domain

Postal Address: The Secretary, Otaikokako Waka Ama ki Taranaki, PO Box 286, New Plymouth 4310
Phone: 06-753 8596
Email: otaikokako@hotmail.com
Mobile: 027 224 9056

 
Otaraua Hapu

Categories: Education (Maori), Mana Whenua, Marae

Purpose: Whanau, hapu iwi and community service.

Contact: Donna Eriwata
Location: 51 McLean Street, Waitara 4320

Postal Address: 51 McLean Street
Waitara
4320
Phone: 06-754 8299
Email: otaraua@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-754 8299
Mobile: 027 7345209
Secondary Contact: David Doorbar

 
Otaraua Hapu Management Committee

Category: Mana Whenua

Contact: Donna Eriwata.
Postal address: 51 McLean St, Waitara, Taranaki.
Phone: 06-754 8299
Email: otaraua@xtra.co.nz

 
Otaraua Hapu Trust

Category: Mana Whenua

Contact: Rawiri Doorbar (Chairman).
Postal address: c/- 51 McLean St, Waitara, Taranaki.
Phone: 027 251 8596 (Rawiri Doorbar)
Office: 06-754 4634

 
Otaraua Marae

Categories: Conservation, Mana Whenua, Marae

Services: For marae locations in New Plymouth District check out our marae map. Taranaki Regional Council has a comprehensive online map of marae and rohe (iwi boundaries) in Taranaki.

Contact: Donna Eriwata
Location: Tikorangi Road West, Tikorangi, Waitara

Postal Address: 51 McLean Street
Waitara 4320
4320
Phone: 06-754 8299
Email: otaraua@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 0277345209
Secondary Contact: Whero Bailey

 
Our Lady Help of Christians

Category: Churches (Catholic)

Purpose: Joining Christ in his work, for the salvation of all.

Services: Saturday Vigil Mass 5.30pm @ Our Lady Help of Christians
Sunday Mass 9.00am @ Our lady Help of Christians
Sunday Mass 10.30am @ Bell Block Catholic Centre, 138 Parklands Avenue.

Contact: Father Sanjay Pradhan (Administrator)
Location: 24 Clinton Street, Fitzroy, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 7147, New Plymouth 4341
4312
Phone: 06-758 2463
Email: olhc@clear.net.nz
Secondary Contact: Maureen Whale (Secretary)
Secondary Contact Email: maureenwh@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 021 552520
Website: http://www.rc.net/newzealand/palmerston/ourlady/

 
Owae Marae (Manukorihi Pa)

Category: Marae

Services: For marae locations in New Plymouth District check out our marae map. Taranaki Regional Council has a comprehensive online map of marae and rohe (iwi boundaries) in Taranaki.

Contact: David Rogers
Location: North Street, Waitara, Taranaki

Postal Address: PO Box 183, Waitara, Taranaki
4320
Phone: 06-754 6863 (marae) or 06-754 6744 (office)
Email: owaemarae@xtra.co.nz

 
Pacific Rim Traders

Category: Arts and Crafts

Suppliers of new and heirloom quality furniture sourced from China and Tibet.

Contact: Carol Walsh
Physical Address: Corner Katere and Devon Road,
New Plymouth 4312
Postal address: PO Box 4006, New Plymouth 4340
Phone: 06 759 1192
Fax: 06 759 1192
Mobile: 027 278 6690
Email: prt2006@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.pacificrimtraders.co.nz

 
Parafed Taranaki

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Disabilities, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To inspire people with physical disabilities to achieve equality, excellence and wellbeing through sport and recreation.

Contact: Zaneta Ewashko
Postal Address: PO Box 889, New Plymouth 4340
Phone: 06-759 1850
Email: parafedtaranaki@gmail.com
Secondary Contact: Rob Haveswood (sport development advisor)
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-759 0930 x 702
Website: http://www.parafedtaranaki.co.nz

 
Parent to Parent, New Zealand

Categories: Children, Disabilities, Parent Education/Support

Purpose: Empowering parents, caregivers and whanau of children with disabilities, health impairments and special needs, through support and provision of information.

Services: One-to-one support through trained volunteer support parents with a similar personal experience, information on more than 3600 different conditions, family activities and sibling support programmes, individual education plan seminars, support group meetings, advocacy.

Contact: Anne Wilkinson
Location: Level 3, AMI Building, 420 Anglesea Street, Hamilton

Postal Address: PO Box 234, Hamilton 3240
Phone: 07-853 8491 or 0508 236 236
Email: national@parent2parent.org.nz
Website: http://www.parent2parent.org.nz

 
Parents Centre, New Plymouth

Category: Parent Education/Support

Purpose: New Plymouth Parents Centre is a volunteer organisation run by parents for parents since 1957. We are part of a national organisation and are one of over 50 parent centres nationwide who offer our members childbirth education, parent support and education, playgroups and advocacy, lobbying for parenting, birthing and families.

Services: We offer Child Birth Education and Parenting courses as well as weekly playgroups and music groups for babies and preschool children.

Location: 52 Buller Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 4059, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-759 8244
Email: new.plymouth@parentscentre.org.nz
Website: http://www.parentscentre.org.nz/new-plymouth/

 
Parents Centre, South Taranaki

Categories: Family Support and Advice, Parent Education/Support, Pregnancy

Contact: Philippa Wasley
Location: 34 Fairfield Road, Hawera
Postal Address: PO Box 470, Hawera 4610
Phone: 06-278 7782
Email: sth.taranaki@parentscentre.org.nz

Contact: Philippa Wasley
Location: 34 Fairfield Road, Hawera

Postal Address: PO Box 470, Hawera
4610
Phone: 06-278 7782
Email: sth.taranaki@parentscentre.org.nz

 
Parents' Legal Information Line for School Issues

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Education, Parent Education/Support

Purpose: The Parents' Legal Information Line for School Issues (PLINFO) is a nationwide freephone helpline for parents, caregivers and students seeking information and assistance on issues about children and young people at school.

Services: Legally trained volunteers are available to discuss problems at school (suspensions, stand-downs, bullying, school rules, enrolment etc.) and give legal information about your rights and obligations, explore ways of resolving disputes and connect you with local advocacy services.

Hours: 24/7 freephone

Contact: Parents' Legal Information Line
Postal Address: PO Box 24005, Wellington
6142
Phone: 0800 499 488
Website: http://www.wclc.org.nz/plinfo

 
Parininihi Ki Waitotara Incorporation

Category: Maori Providers

Contact: P Charleton.
Postal address: PO Box 241, New Plymouth 4340.
Phone:
06-769 9373.
Fax: 06-757 4206.
Email: office@pkw.co.nz
Website: www.pkw.co.nz

 
Park City Church

Categories: Budget Advice, Churches (Other), Youth

Purpose: Park City Church is a vibrant contemporary church touching people with the love of Jesus Christ, helping all people find joy and purpose in devotion to God, and loving doing life together. Part of ACTS Churches NZ (formerly known as the Apostolic Church Movement of NZ).

Services: Sunday Worship 10.00am
Youth Friday 7.00pm during term

Hours: Monday - Thursday 9-4pm

Contact: Carey Clow
Location: 94 Hurlstone Drive, Waiwhakaiho, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 3017
4341
Phone: 06-769 5835
Email: office@parkcitychurch.org.nz
Website: http://www.parkcitychurch.org.nz

 
Park Sports and Social Club Inc, Manukorihi

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To provide quality clubrooms and facilities for hire and a home for Waitara Soccer Club, Waitara Cricket Club and Amatuer Radio Club.

Contact: Michelle Benton
Phone: 06-754 4242 or 06-754 6598
Mobile: 027 417 9781
Address: Manukorihi Rd, Waitara
Postal address: PO Box 262, Waitara 4346
Email: bentonclan@xtra.co.nz

 
Parkinsonism Society Taranaki Inc

Categories: Disabilities, Health

Purpose: Provide a free field officer service to Parkinsons sufferers, carers and families. Improve the quality of life and provide information to all concerned.

Contact: Michele Burnside
Location: 28 Young Street or PO Box 5015, New Plymouth

Phone: 06-759 0019
Email: mbparkinsons@hotmail.com

 
Patchwork and Quilting Group, Bell Block

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: To foster and encourage patchwork and quilting in Taranaki.

Hours: Meet on the first and the third Monday of the month at 7.30pm.

Contact: Marilyn King
Location: Fred Tucker Memorial Hall, Parklands Avenue, Bell Block, New Plymouth

Postal Address: Unit 3, 1 Sackville Street, Fitzroy, New Plymouth, 4312
4312
Phone: 06-7572022
Email: mlyn.king@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Nolene Roberts
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-7548309

 
Patuha Lodge

Categories: Accommodation/Housing, Halls and Venues

Purpose: Accommodation/function venue

Services: Accommodation, dining, licensed bar, conference facilities, 10 spacious ensuited bedrooms.

Contact: House managers
Location: 575 Upper Pitone Road,
Okato
Taranaki

Postal Address: 575 Upper Pitone Road
RD 4
New Plymouth
4374
Phone: 06-752 4469
Email: info@patuhalodge.co.nz
Fax: 06-752 4470
Website: http://www.patuhalodge.co.nz

 
People First Taranaki

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Disabilities, Training

Purpose: Membership is open to people with disabilities to become self-advocate for those who are unable to be self-advocate. To encourage participation in society and community affairs. To promote changes which help people with disabilities to participate equally in the community.

Contact: Kirsty Linnell
Location: PO Box 3312, New Plymouth 4341

 
People's Activity Centre

Categories: Family Support and Advice, Social Work

Aims: To initiate preventive projects in the community in accordance with local needs and priorities. To provide services to at-risk youth. To develop and maintain support services in the community. To implement a variety of approaches which promote the range of society support networks which cater for the needs of family groups and individuals.

Contact: Lovey Read
Phone: 06-765 7005
Fax: 06-765 7505
Mobile: 027 251 096
Address: PO Box 403, New Plymouth 4340
Email: stfsw@xtra.co.nz

 
People's Choice Party, The

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Volunteers Services

Purpose: Annual membership fee of $5.

Contact: Rusty Kane
Postal Address: PO Box 41002, St Lukes, Auckland 1346,
PO Box 5111, New Plymouth 4343.
4343
Phone: 06-758 7688
Email: rusty.kane@gmail.com

 
Percy Thomson Gallery

Category: Arts and Crafts

Statford's public art gallery. National, regional and local exhibitions changing frequently.

Contact: Sue Morton
Address: Prospero Pl, Stratford
Postal address: c/- Stratford District Council, PO Box 320, Stratford 4352
Phone: 06-765 0917
Fax: 06-765 7500
Email: percythomsongallery@percythomsongallery.org.nz
Website: www.percythomsongallery.org.nz
Hours: Monday - Friday 10.00am - 4.00pm, Saturday and Sunday 10.30am - 3.00pm

 
Personal Advocacy Trust

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Aims: To provide a person (advocate) to watch over the welfare and rights of an intellectually disabled person after their parents die.

Contact: Stewart Helms
Phone: 06-753 2600
Address: 345 Tukapa Street,
New Plymouth, 4310

 
Peter Monk T/A Medtrain

Categories: First Aid, Parent Education/Support, Training

Purpose: Teaching first aid skills.

Services: First aid training

Hours: Depends on the course

Fees: Prices starting at $105 pp

Contact: Peter Monk
Postal Address: 18 Clyde Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 027 480 9761
Email: peterm51@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 0274 809 761
Secondary Contact: Peter Monk
Secondary Contact Email: peterm51@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 027 480 9761

 
Philatelic Society Inc, Taranaki

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To assist members and promote the hobby of stamp collecting.

Contact: Gillian Grimwood
Phone: 06-754 6212
Address: PO Box 628, New Plymouth 4340
Email: murrary-grimwood@hotmail.com

 
Phoenix Morris Dancers

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Mixed Cotswold, Border and Northwest style Morris English traditional dance.

All welcome (musicans and dancers)- it's fun,free and keeps you fit!

Hours: Thursdays 7pm, Brooklands Hall

Summer hours: 7pm, Huatoki Plaza

Contact: Paul
Postal Address: Brooklands Hall, Bideford Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 021 0720503
Secondary Contact: Janet
Secondary Contact Phone: 027 94982243

 
Piki Te Ora Nursing Services Ltd

Category: Health (Maori)

Contact: Patricia Bodger
Location: Barrett Street (old hospital complex), Westown, New Plymouth.
Postal Address: PO Box 3128, Fitzroy, New Plymouth, Taranaki.
Phone: 06-759 7305
Email: pto@pikiteora.tuiora.co.nz

Contact: Patricia Bodger
Location: Barrett Street (old hospital complex), Westown, New Plymouth.

Postal Address: PO Box 3128, Fitzroy, New Plymouth, Taranaki.
Phone: 06-759 7305
Email: pto@pikiteora.tuiora.co.nz

 
Pistol Club Inc, New Plymouth

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To promote safety and responsibility in the care and handling of firearms. To promote and foster the practise of recreational and sporting amateur pistol shooting.

Contact: Mel Crow
Location: 1220 Devon Rd North, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 4203, New Plymouth 4340

 
Playcentre, Inglewood

Categories: Children, Education

Purpose: The Inglewood Playcentre is a parent cooperative that provides early childhood education for children from birth to six years old. Parents learn through participation. Inglewood Playcentre invites you to enjoy your first three sessions free. Our session times are Monday and Thursday 9.00am to midday.

Contact: Carment Tarrant - President
Location: 21 Brown St, Inglewood

Postal Address: PO Box 105, Inglewood 4347
Phone: 06-758 5362
Secondary Contact: Sheryl Mitchell - Information Officer
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-756 8130

 
Playcentre, Waverley

Categories: Children, Education

Aims: Quality early childhood education service.

Contact: Skye Pook
Mobile: 027 246 2388
Address: 28 Gloag St, Waverley 4510

 
Plunket, Kaponga

Categories: Children, Family Support and Advice, Health

Aims: Supports Plunket Nurse service by operating and maintaining the Plunket Clinic. Provides assistance and activities for mothers with young children.

Contact: Deborah Collins
Phone: 06-764 6829
Address: Victoria St, Kaponga
Postal address: c/- Rowan Rd, RD 29, Kaponga

 
Plymouth Ensemble String Quartet

Category: Music

Services: String quartet, string trio and string duet.

Contact: S Case
Postal Address: 32a Maire Street, Inglewood
4330
Phone: 06-756 6675
Email: susancase@clear.net.nz

 
Poetry Discussion Group, New Plymouth

Category: Social Interest Groups

Aims: Discuss and read poetry. Group meets second Wednesday of the month, February to December at 1.30pm.

Contact: Geoff Clareburt
Phone: 06-753 3741
Address: 28 Wesley Ave, New Plymouth 4310
 

 
Police

Category: Crime Prevention

Aims: To promote individual safety with students and school communities and a reduction in the level to which these groups become either the perpetrators or victims of road crashes and anti-social behaviour.

Contact: Anna Duncan
Phone: 06-759 8862
Fax: 06-759 8851
Address: Powderham St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 344, New Plymouth 4340
Email: anna.duncan@police.govt.nz
Website: www.police.govt.nz

 
Polish Genealogical Society

Categories: Social Interest Groups, Volunteers Services

Purpose: To help those with interest in family history and the various historical changing borders of Poland.

Services: Membership $10 per year. Meet at members' homes in Taranaki. Newsletter twice a year. We welcome stories of Polish family histories for each publication. Have a library of historical information. Currently putting together a book of stories of the early Polish settlers from the 1800s and the first generation.

Fees: $10 per family per year

Contact: Sandra Singleton
Postal Address: C/- R. Watembach 24 Seymour Street, Waitara 4320
4320
Phone: 06-752 3504
Email: sndrsngltn6@gmail.com
Secondary Contact: Ray Watembach
Secondary Contact Email: rayjos@slingshot.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 027 7285149 (Mobile)

 
Port View Bowling Club

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: A friendly club playing and promoting lawn bowls. New members welcome.

Contact: Margaret Johanson
Phone: 06-751 3351
Address: Centennial Drive, New Plymouth 4310

 
Positive Ageing Trust, New Plymouth

Category: Elderly Support Services

Aims: Community umbrella group identifying and meeting the needs and issues of the older community within the New Plymouth District.

Contact: John Cunningham (Chairman)
Phone: 06-758 8252
Email: johnjudy@infogen.net.nz
Website: Positive Ageing Trust website
Postal address: c/- 22b Doralto Rd, New Plymouth 4310

 
Post Polio Support, Taranaki

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Aims: To support, educate, advocate and inform members and the medical profession.

Contact: Shirley Hazlewood QSM, Field Officer
Phone: 06-764 6476
Fax: 06-764 6467
Address: 2 Dawson St, Kaponga 4642
Email: tonyhazlewood@slingshot.co.nz

 
Potters Inc, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To maintain and promote quality hand-made, original, local pottery. Night classes, workshops, exhibitions and local pottery for sale in the vicorage showroom.

Contact: Gail Wheeler
Phone: 06-753 6207 or 06-751 3291
Address: 288 Courtenay St, New Plymouth
Postal address: c/- 223 Huatoki St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: jackandgail@clear.net.nz

 
Pottery Display

Category: Arts and Crafts

Aims: Pottery for sale made by members of the New Plymouth Potters Inc. Open weekends 1pm to 4pm at the Te Henui Vicarage. Open at other times for special sales and groups wishing to purchase pots and look at the vicarage.

Contact: Gail Wheeler
Phone: 06-753 6207 or 06-751 3291
Address: Te Henui Vicarage, Courtenay St, New Plymouth
Postal address: 223 Huatoki St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: jackandgail@clear.net.nz

 
Pouakai Zoo

Category: Tourism

Purpose: To continue providing the largest collection of primates of any privately owned zoo in New Zealand. Many other exotic animals(including three Lions and White Royal Bengal Tigers on display) and birds. Bush walk. Lion feeding at 1.30pm.

Hours: Tuesday to Sunday 10.00am to 4.30pm, including public holidays. Not open Mondays with the exception of public holidays that fall on a Monday.

Contact: Bart Hartley
Location: 1296 Carrington Road, New Plymouth, 4310

Postal Address: 1296 Carrington Road, New Plymouth, 4310
Phone: 06-753 3788
Email: pouakai.zoo@xtra.co.nz

 
Poultry and Pigeon Club, Taranaki

Categories: Hobbies, Social Interest Groups

Aims: Promote the racing and showing of pure breed poultry and pigeons.

Contact: Ian Selby
Phone: 06-754 6262
Address: PO Box 719, New Plymouth 4340

 
Practical Education Institute (NZ) Ltd

Category: Education

Aims: To provide quality tertiary education to national and international students in the fields of hospitality, computing and business.

Contact: Leanne Pryce
Phone: 06-759 0670
Fax: 06-757 5371
Address: 250 Devon Street East, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 492, New Plymouth 4340
Email: enquiries@pei.ac.nz
Website: www.pei.ac.nz

 
Pregnancy Help, Taranaki Branch

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Family Support and Advice, Pregnancy

Aims: Pregnancy Help supports the well-being of pregnant and recently pregnant women, parents, caregivers and their families/whanau by providing information and practical support with care, concern and confidentiality.

Contact: Michelle Ranford
Phone: 06-765 5042
Fax: 06-765 5062
Mobile: 027 212 5304
Address: 4 Romeo St, Stratford
Postal address: PO Box 81, Stratford 4352
Email: taranaki@pregnancyhelp.org.nz
Website:
www.pregnancyhelp.org.nz

 
Presbyterian Support Central, Family Works

Categories: Counselling, Parent Education/Support

Purpose: To provide a range of services accepting of all people, which enables individuals, families and communities in New Zealand to help themselves. To be ethnically and culturally sensitive, in accordance with the principles of social justice and the Treaty of Waitangi.

Services: Provision of a range of counselling services, parent education group programmes and supervision. We accept referrals from EAP Providers, PHO, FC as well as self referrals.

Hours: Monday - Friday 8.30 - 5.00pm

Fees: $60 per session - some funded counselling may be available.

Contact: Megan Jackson
Location: New Plymouth Office: 51 Buller Street, New Plymouth
Stratford Office: Community House, 52 Juliet Street, Stratford
Hawera Office: Taiohi Oranga 45 Regent Street, Hawera

Postal Address: 51 Buller Street, New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 06-758 5037 NP 06-765 0531 Stfd 06-278 6385 Hwe
Email: familyworks-taranak@psc.org.nz
Fax: 06-759 4310
Mobile: 027 248 905
Website: http://www.psc.org.nz

 
Primary ITO

Categories: Education, Training

Purpose: To manage and coordinate training for people employed in agricultural, horticultural and equine industries. All qualifications/training available is registered on the National Qualification Framework with NZQA.

Hours: 8.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday

Contact: Emma Collins
Location: 379 Broadway, Stratford

Postal Address: PO Box 217, Stratford 4352
4352
Phone: 06-765 8956 or 0800 691 111
Email: emmac@agito.ac.nz
Mobile: 027 221 3361
Secondary Contact Email: stratford@agito.ac.nz
Website: http://www.agito.ac.nz

 
Prisoners Aid and Rehabilitation Society, Taranaki

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Court Support, Family Support and Advice

Purpose: The prevention of re-offending.

Services: Assist released prisoners with rehabilitation and re-integration.
Assist prisoners and families of prisoners.
Support and advocate for clients when interacting with other services.
Provide information regarding court and prisons.

Hours: Monday to Friday 10am to 3pm, by arrangement appointments can be made outside these hours.

Contact: Vonny Roche
Location: 163 Devon St West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 172, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-758 1361
Email: taranakipars@xtra.co.nz
Fax: 06-758 1347
Mobile: 021 056 6790

 
Problem Gambling Foundation of New Zealand

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Counselling, Education

Purpose: Our aim is to eliminate harm caused by gambling by informing change through research, training, counselling, health promotion and developing protective national and local gambling policies. Our counselling and health promotion service is free of charge and confidential.

Services: Free, professional confidential counselling for gamblers and others affected by gambling. Public health work on problem gambling issues.

Hours: 8.30am - 5pm

Fees: Free

Contact: Sandi Cummings
Location: Kings Building, Level 2, 36 Devon Street West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 8018, New Plymouth
4342
Phone: 06-769 6020
Email: sandi.cummings@pgfnz.org.nz
Mobile: 027 787 1817
Secondary Contact: Problem Gambling Foundation of New Zealand
Secondary Contact Email: pgf@pgfnz.org.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 0800 664 262
Website: http://www.pgfnz.org.nz

 
Progress to Health

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Aims: To provide a positive environment where advocacy, encouragement and support is given to people to identify goals and develop life skills as well as further education/training and opportunities.

Phone: 06-757 5549
Fax: 06-757 5435
Address: 15 Dawson St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 8178, New Plymouth 4342
Email: newplymouth@progresstohealth.org.nz

 
Public Health Nurses

Categories: Family Support and Advice, Health

Aims: To provide a community nursing service that improves and protects the health of children and young people in Taranaki.

Contact: Sandi French, PHN Coordinator
Phone: 06-753 7794
Fax: 06-753 7791
Address: Child and Adolescent Centre, Tukapa St, New Plymouth
Postal address: Private Bag 2016, New Plymouth 4342
Email: sandi.french@tdhb.org.nz

 
Pukatea Art Studio

Category: Arts and Crafts

Small unframed paintings, woodwork, crafts from South America and Bali. Paintings large and small. Commissions accepted.

Contact: Jill Shearer
Phone: 06-756 7265
Mobile: 021 022 40205
Address: Cnr Rata and Pukatea Sts, Inglewood
Postal address: PO Box 28, Inglewood 4347
Hours: Daily, phone before visit.
Email: jill.shearer@xtra.co.nz

 
Pukearuhe Marae

Category: Marae

Contact: Steven White
Location: Pukearuhe Road, Urenui, Taranaki
Postal address: RD 43, Urenui, Taranaki
Phone: 06-752 3565

For marae locations in New Plymouth District check out our marae map.

Taranaki Regional Council has a comprehensive online map of marae and rohe (iwi boundaries) in Taranaki.



 
Pukeiti - A Garden for All Seasons

Category: Gardens

Services: Encounter the mystery at Pukeiti Rainforest. One of the largest collections and world renowned for an amazing collection of rhododendrons, azaleas and other plants. Restaurant and souvenirs. Mobility scooters available. Only 25 minutes drive from New Plymouth.

Hours: Open daily 9am to 5pm.
Admission is FREE
Founders Cafe open from October to end of January
Private functions by arrangement.

Contact: Clare Mewse
Location: 2290 Carrington Road, New Plymouth 4374

Postal Address: 2290 Carrington Road, New Plymouth
4374
Phone: 06-752 4141
Email: clare.mewse@trc.govt.nz
Fax: 06-752 4151
Website: http://www.pukeiti.org.nz

 
Pukeiti Rhododendron Trust, Inc

Category: Tourism

Purpose: One of the world's great collections of rhododendrons set in centuries old luxuriant rain forest. A garden for all seasons, enhanced by a multitude of birdlife and 26 kilometres of bush track to explore. Mobility scooters available, only twenty five minutes drive from New Plymouth.

Contact: Claire
Location: 2290 Carrington Rd, RD 4, New Plymouth 4374

Phone: 06-752 4141
Email: clare.mewse@trc.govt.nz
Fax: 06-752 4151
Website: http://www.pukeiti.org.nz

 
Pukekura Function Centre

Categories: Halls and Venues, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Engagements · Weddings · Sports Functions · Awards Dinners · Conferences · Expos · Corporate Events · Private Dinner Parties · Christmas Functions · Themed Parties · Anniversaries · Birthdays

Services: Seven function spaces catering for functions of all sizes. From 10 to 600.
Full catering and bar services available.

Hours: Office: Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm
Venue is operational 24 hours per day
Bar is operational 7am to 3am

Fees: Venue hire ranges from $180 - $500
Full complex with exclusive use $2,000

Contact: Sonya Cole
Location: Rogan St, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 453, New Plymouth 4310
4310
Phone: 06-757 5759
Email: events@pukekurafunctions.co.nz
Fax: 06-758 2909
Mobile: 021476692
Website: http://www.pukekurafunctions.co.nz

 
Pukekura Park Tea House

Category: Halls and Venues

Purpose: Enjoy great food in a fantastic setting. Featuring a changing blackboard menu
or book for a decadent high tea. Home also to luscious Wisteria Fudge.

Services: Mobility scooters available for hire.
Row boats for hire on the lake every fine day.
Coffee cart at Brooklands Zoo.
Functions and catering available.

Hours: 9am to 4ish. During the TSB Bank Festival of Lights and other events the kiosk is open for ice creams, ice blocks, hot chips, coffees, etc until 10pm.

Contact: Tea House on the Lake
Location: Pukekura Park, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 18012
Merrilands
New Plymouth
4214
Phone: 06-758 7205
Email: info@wisteriafudge.co.nz
Website: http://www.wisteriafudge.co.nz

 
Pukekura Park Tennis Club

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To offer the full range of tennis opportunities for members from social play, interclub, coaching, fitness and training to business house, from beginner to high performance, from children to adults and from social to corporate.

Services: Senior Interclub - A Grade, B-Grade, Presidents and Midweek teams
Junior Interclub - at all levels from beginner to experienced
Adult Club night / A Grade practices - Wednesdays from 5.30pm
Adult Club day - Fridays 9 to 3pm
Business House - Mondays 5:30pm
Junior Club day - Free junior club coaching programme (2 terms) included with membership - Tues
HotShots coaching - Wednesdays
High Performance training
Cardio Tennis
Full time professional coach :
Mat Garnham
Ph 0221962802
Email: mat@blitztennis.co.nz
Website: www.blitztennis.co.nz

Hours: All hours of the day.

Fees: Membership fees or specific programme fees apply.
Contact us for more details.

Contact: Helene Masse, Secretary
Location: 49 Upjohn Street
New Plymouth

Postal Address: 29 Somerset Street
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-753 3534
Email: hmasse.dwaite@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 022 6207417
Secondary Contact: Vicki Haylock, Membership Secretary
Secondary Contact Email: pukekura@clear.net.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-759 4696
Website: http://www.blitztennis.co.nz/tennis-club.html

 
Pukerangiora Hapu

Category: Mana Whenua

Purpose: All enquiries should be sent to both the Chairperson and Secretary.

Contact: Kenneth Trinder (Chairperson)
Postal Address: 217 Te Arei Road, West Waitara 4320.
Phone: 027 359 9320
Email: kentrinder@yahoo.com.au
Secondary Contact: Teri-Rori Kirkwood (Secretary)
Secondary Contact Email: teri.rangi@hotmail.com

 
Puketapu Hapu

Category: Mana Whenua

Purpose: For all enquiries and resource management matters please write to:

Contact: Liana Poutu (Chair)
Postal Address: PO Box 255, Waitara
Email: puketapu.hapu@gmail.com

 
Quality Hotel Plymouth International

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Grand Ballroom for 400-500 people, six meeting rooms, accommodation, licensed bar and restaurant, catering, overhead projector and conference equipment available. Ideal for weddings, balls and conferences.

Contact: Nadia Huffman
Phone: 06-759 9128 or 06-759 9949
Fax: 06-758 9949
Address: Corner Leach and Courtenay Street, New Plymouth 4312
Postal address: Private Bag 2057, New Plymouth 4342
Email: nadia@plymouth.co.nz
Website: www.plymouth.co.nz

 
Radio Control Car Club, Taranaki

Categories: Hobbies, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To control, encourage, foster and promote radio control car racing in Taranaki.

Hours: See our website (www.trccc.org.nz) for our latest racing calender but generally first and third Sundays of the month for 'On Road' at Centennial Drive and fourth Sunday of the month for 'Off Road' at Clemow Road.

Contact: Selwyn Duthie
Location: Centennial Drive and Clemow Road, New Plymouth

Postal Address: c/- 82 Awanui Street,
New Plymouth, 4312

4312
Phone: 06-757 5529
Email: selwyn.kim@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 453 6223
Website: http://www.trccc.org.nz

 
Rangimarie Maori Arts and Crafts Society Inc

Category: Maori Providers

Contact: Marie Frewin.
Address: 80 Centennial Dr, New Plymouth.
Postal address: PO Box 6120, New Plymouth.
Phone: 06-751 2880.

 
Rapuara Career Services

Category: Employment Support and Advice

Aims: Career information on jobs, training and career path.

Contact: Eileen Kiffin
Phone: 06-757 3750
Fax: 06-757 3752
Mobile: 027 281 2501
Address: Cnr Liardet and Devon streets, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 8016, New Plymouth 4342
Website: www.careers.govt.nz

 
Ratapiko Cricket Club Inc

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: A charitable organisation to promote amateur sports (cricket) and provide recreational facilities in the Tariki and Ratapiko communities.

Contact: Craig Wisnewski
Location: Surrey Road, Tariki

Postal Address: c/- Craig Wisnewski, 22 Fernbrook Drive, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 021 494 759
Email: craig@duncandovico.co.nz

 
Ratapiko Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 150. Tables and chairs, kitchen available. Wheelchair access.

Contact: Vivienne Grigg
Phone: 06-762 4703
Fax: 06-762 4708
Address: 16 Ratapiko Rd, Inglewood
Postal address: 170 Ratapiko Rd, RD 10, Inglewood 4390

 
Real TART Gallery

Category: Arts and Crafts

A community and regional art gallery exhibiting the work of over 200 Taranaki artists. Situated in the historic Masters Building, the site is also available for hire and is ideal for large and small functions.

Contact: Jill White, Executive Manager or Penny Brisco, Administration Manager
Phone: 06-769 5717
Address: 19 Egmont St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: realtart@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.taranakiarts.co.nz


 
Red Cross, Inglewood

Category: Volunteers Services

Aims: To help people in need. The Red Cross Society provides welfare - locally and overseas.

Contact: Don Reeve 
Phone: 06-756 8388
Mobile: 027 776 0051
Address: 21 Rata St, Inglewood
Postal address: 10 Koromiko St, Inglewood 4330
Email: janddreeve@clear.net.nz

 
Red Cross, New Zealand

Categories: First Aid, Transport, Volunteers Services

Purpose: To improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilising the power of humanity and enhancing community resilience.

Services: - First aid training provider.
- Medical equipment loan.
- Meals on wheels.
- Community transport.
- Wander risk tracking (for those whith dementia).
- Breakfast mentor club (Marfell).

Hours: 8:30 - 5:30

Contact: Cath Anderson-Carroll
Location: 116 Gill Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 1002, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-759 4697
Email: newplymouth@redcross.org.nz
Fax: 06-759 4697
Mobile: 027 474 531
Website: http://www.redcross.org.nz

 
Red Hat Society

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: The Red Hat Society is a global social organisation for women actively promoting and supporting fun, friendship, freedom and fulfilment. Red Hatters are women who are royalty every day, and red hatting is where FUN reigns supreme. Precious Pearls is the only registered chapter of the Red Hat Society in Taranaki - our Queen is a Red Hat Ambassador. We just love wearing our red hats and purple outfits - they set the mood for the fun we have!

Contact: Queen Preshus Pearlishus Phandangle
Email: preciouspearls@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Email: queenpreshus@gmail.com
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-769 9577
Website: http://www.redhatsociety.com

 
Registered Music Teachers, Taranaki Branch

Category: Music

Purpose: To provide registered teachers to students in a wide range of instruments and vocal.

Contact: Elaine Schreiber
Location: 9 Hunter Place, New Plymouth 4312

Phone: 06-758 3278
Email: e.schreiber@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 354 5136

 
Relationships Aotearoa (formerly Relationship Services)

Category: Counselling

Purpose: To provide counselling, education programmes, mediation and coaching.

Contact: Mel Wells
Location: Unit 13, 17 Nobs Line, New Plymouth 4312

Postal Address: Unit 13, 17 Nobs Line, New Plymouth 4312
4312
Phone: 06-758 3803, 0800 735 283
Email: newplymouth@relationshipsaotearoa.org.nz
Fax: 06-758 9752
Website: http://www.relationshipsaotearoa.org.nz

 
Remote Adventures

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Air transport to and from the Heaphy Track, scenic flights, jet boating, guided hunting.

Contact: Jim Larsen
Phone: 0800 150 338
Fax: 06-346 6033
Address: 902a Taumatatahi Rd, RD 18 Wanganui 4588
Website: www.remoteadventures.co.nz   

 
Repertory Society, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To provide theatrical entertainment for the general community.

Contact: Anna Zsigovits-Mace
Phone: 06-753 4645 (theatre) or 06-753 6768
Mobile: 021 264 245
Address: Broadmore St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 456, New Plymouth 4340
Email: macemail@slingshot.co.nz

 
Rescue Helicopter Trust, Taranaki

Category: Search and Rescue Services

Purpose: To provide a dedicated rescue helicopter service to the Taranaki Community.

Services: The Taranaki Rescue Helicopter Trust operates a dedicated community rescue helicopter providing emergency medical service, inter hospital transfer, land, marine and alpine search and rescue services to the Taranaki region and surrounding areas.

Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Contact: Michelle Zehnder
Location: Hangar Complex, David Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5155, Westown, New Plymouth
4343
Phone: 06-753 7620
Email: admin@taranakirescue.org.nz
Fax: 06-753 7621
Mobile: 027 433 8304
Website: http://www.taranakirescue.org.nz

 
Restorative Justice, Taranaki

Category: Advice/Support/Advocacy

Purpose: To promote, develop, and facilitate restorative justice processes between victims of crime and offenders in Taranaki.

Contact: Nigel Christie
Location: Level 2, Atkinson Building, 139 Devon Street West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 475, New Plymouth
4340
Phone: 06-769 9005
Email: trjt@trjt.org.nz
Mobile: 027 558 3344

 
Rhinestones Country Music Club

Category: Music

Purpose: To foster and promote country music at all levels, and to hold functions to further these aims and objects.

Services: Club meets at Senior Citizens Hall, 27 - 33 Liardet Street, New Plymouth, the first and third Sunday afternoon of each month (except January). Visitors welcome. You may if you wish, but it is not essential for you to sing. You may like to just listen and enjoy the other artists with music provided by our seven piece band.

Hours: The first and third Sunday afternoon of each month from 1pm until 4pm.

Fees: There is a door charge on club days - members $3, non members $4 this includes an afternoon tea of sandwiches, cakes, tea, or coffee.
Annual membership fee is $6.

Contact: Malcolm Giddy (Secretary / Treasurer)
Location: Senior Citizens Hall, 27 - 33 Liardet Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: c/- 23b Tukapa Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-758 3040
Email: mgiddy@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Lexiana Grubner (President)
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-754 8805

 
Richmond Cottage

Category: Tourism

Furnished colonial cottage. Originally known as Beach Cottage. After being closed for several years the cottage has been fitted with all-new content which tells stories of the building, gardens and the families who first built it.

Address: Ariki St
Opening Hours: Weekends and public holidays 11am to 3.30pm

 
Riding for the Disabled, Hawera Group

Categories: Children, Disabilities, Volunteers Services

Purpose: To give disabled people confidence, independence and well-being through therapeutic horse riding and horse care.

Contact: Rosina Ellen
Location: Egmont A & P Showgrounds, Hawera

Postal Address: 16 Glasgow Street, Hawera
4610
Phone: 06-278 5190
Email: vellen@orcon.net.nz

 
Ringcraft Jewellers - Moana Natural Pearl

Category: Arts and Crafts

Services: Manufacturing jewellers, repair, redesign, valuations and recycling of jewellery.

Hours: Monday-Friday 9am-4pm
Saturday-Sunday 10am-3pm

Location: 109 Surrey Hill Road, Oakura

Postal Address: PO Box 2, Oakura 4345
4345
Phone: 06-752 7772
Email: ringcraft@xtra.co.nz
Website: http://www.nzpearl.co.nz

 
Rock 'n' Roll Club, New Plymouth

Categories: Music, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To promote, teach and enjoy rock 'n' roll dancing.

Contact: Gary Jackson - Secertary
Location: New Plymouth Club, Gill Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 375, New Plymouth 4340
4310
Phone: 06-753 5477 (home)
Email: nprocknroll@outlook.co.nz
Mobile: 022 387 3176
Secondary Contact: Nigel Wilding
Secondary Contact Email: mnkas@xtra.co.nz

 
Rock 'n' Roll Club, Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Services: Learn to dance, have fun and meet new people. Enjoy the music from the 50s and 60s with some of today mix in as well.

Hours: Tuesday nights 7.30pm
Avon School Hall
Stratford

Contact: Carollynn Bound
Postal Address: 166 Brecon Road, Startford, 4332
4332
Phone: 06-765 7578
Email: taranakirnr@hotmail.com

 
Rock of Life Outreach

Categories: Family Support and Advice, Youth

Aims: Reach the youth and young people of Inglewood with the Christian message. Offer them a safe, caring environment, e.g. camps and youth group, so they can learn and grow and develop self-esteem and confidence and overcome fears and life's problems.

Contact: Paul and Maria Hitchcock
Phone: 06-756 7767
Fax: 06-756 7767
Mobile: 025 249 545
Address: 558 Everett Rd, RD 8, Inglewood 4388
Email: paulandmaria@rolo.org.nz

 
Rock Shed

Category: Arts and Crafts

Crystals, crafts and gifts.

Address: 34 Richmond Rd, Brixton
Phone: 06-754 8697
Opening Hours: Daily 10am-4pm

 
Rodders Club, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To promote the sport of hot rodding. To enjoy real cars and have fun! Cars and people of all ages. We hold club meetings every second and forth Tuesday of each month 7.30pm at our clubrooms (De Havilland Drive, Bell Block). We run an annual drag racing event on Taranaki Anniversary weekend which attracts around 2000 supporters, and is a big fundraiser for the club. As a club we endeavour to meet for monthly cruises, BBQ's and family outings. Come out and find out more of what we're about. See you soon!

Contact: Mike Topless
Phone: 06-753 2257 or 027 684 3042
Clubrooms: 06-755 0568
Address: De Havilland Drive, Bell Block
Postal address: PO Box 273, New Plymouth 4340

 
Roller Sports, New Plymouth

Categories: Children, Sport and Recreation, Youth

Purpose: Develop rollerskating in Taranaki in a safe and friendly purpose built facility.

Services: Provide for inline hockey, roller hockey, artistic and roller derby skating codes. Run public sessions weekly on Friday nights - host local, regional and nationals events. Coaching offered to all members. Club is a volunteer organisation affiliated to NZ Inline Hockey , NZ Roller Hockey and Skate NZ. Venue can be hired for skating parties, and non skating events depending on the purpose.

Hours: Most days 4pm - late for club night training. Public sessions 5pm - 6.30 on Fridays for 12 and under aged skaters plus family skate nights on Fridays from 7 - 9pm. Skaters MUST be collected if not supervised by parents immediately on session time finish. Wear your own skates (recommended) or use rink supplies.

Fees: Club fees vary depending on which code. Annual membership approx $60 plus affiliation to code and national body fees.

Contact: Krys Beardman
Location: East End Reserve, Strandon, New Plymouth.

Postal Address: PO Box 18005
Merrilands
New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 06-759 8455
Email: krys.beardman@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 021 845977
Website: http://www.skatesports.org.nz

 
Rose Society, North Taranaki District

Category: Gardens

Aims: To plant roses into the hearts of people.

Contact: Colleen Robertson
Phone: 06-757 8371 or 06-757 8128
Fax: 06-757 8130
Address: 11 Leatham Ave, New Plymouth 4312
Email: newplymouth.bedpost@paradise.net.nz

 
Rotary House

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Capacity 130, tables, chairs, cups and saucers, benches. Suitable for wheelchairs.

Fees: Contact the Inglewood Book Centre 06-756 7032 to book

Contact: Loraine Reeve
Location: 13 Moa Street, Inglewood 4330

Postal Address: PO Box 34, Inglewood
4347
Phone: 06-756 7032
Email: jimshep@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact: Jim Shepherd
Secondary Contact Email: jimshep@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-756 7761
Website: http://inglewood.co.nz

 
Rotary Club of Fitzroy

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: Community service.

Contact: Ross Smith
Postal Address: PO Box 43, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-758 4194
Email: rossandanne@slingshot.co.nz
Mobile: 027 558 4194
Secondary Contact: John Huggard
Secondary Contact Email: jdh@clear.net.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-758-5416

 
Rotary Club of New Plymouth

Category: Volunteers Services

Aims: Fellowship, community service, charitable trust.

Contact: Harold Tuson
Postal address: PO Box 43, Taranaki Mail Centre
Physical address: The Auto Lodge, 393 Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310
Email: chops-tuson@hotmail.com

 
Rotary Club, New Plymouth North

Categories: Social Interest Groups, Volunteers Services

Purpose: Implementing the ideals of Rotary and providing community service.

Services: Supporting communities through service

Hours: 12 noon till 1.15pm

Contact: Kay Kendall
Location: Bellringer Pavilion, Pukekura Park, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 520, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-758 9635
Email: kay.kendall@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 0279 223 044
Secondary Contact: Neville Saunders
Secondary Contact Email: nsaunders@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 027 601 5160
Website: http://www.rotary.org.nz

 
Rotokare Tennis Club

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To promote and foster the game of tennis. We have a very good coaching programme for juniors through to seniors who are returning to the game. A midweek section operates on Mondays and Wednesdays mainly for ladies.
Business house competitions run on Wednesday evenings 6pm start. Enquiries to Shave Devlin phone 06-757 3696 or email shane@graphix.co.nz

Contact: Beth Webster
Phone: 06-769 5566
Fax: 06-769 5566
Mobile: 021 973 487
Address: 7 Walsh Road, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 386, New Plymouth 4340
Email: barrywnz@slingshot.co.nz
 

 
Rover Car Club, Taranaki

Categories: Hobbies, Transport

Aims: To promote the Rover marque - fellowship of like-minded, interested members, outings, rallies, assistance with car parts and maintenance.

Contact: Malcolm Smart
Phone: 06-751 2376
Mobile: 021 121 2688
Address: Pioneer Village, Stratford
Postal address: PO Box 13, New Plymouth 4340
Email: malmal@xtra.co.nz

 
Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind

Category: Disabilities

Purpose: To promote participation of blind and vision impaired people in all aspects of life.

Services: Clients rehabilitation and participation, volunteers. The hall is available to hire for meetings.

Contact: Laurel deRidder
Location: 131 Vivian St, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 178, New Plymouth 4340
Phone: 06-759 1169
Email: lderidder@rnzfb.org.nz
Fax: 06-757 9370
Website: http://www.rnzfb.org.nz

 
Royal New Zealand Institute Horticulture, North Taranaki Branch

Category: Hobbies

Aims: Tree protection scheme. General horticulture - mainly amenity horticulture information.

Contact: Jennifer Gleeson
Phone: 06-758 4218
Address: 3 Rogan St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: jgleeson@ihug.co.nz
Website: http://www.rnzih.org.nz/

 
Royal New Zealand Naval Association, Taranaki Branch

Categories: Education, Social Work, Transport

Aims: A community service for naval personnel and their families.

Contact: Peter Kendrick
Phone: 06-757 5248
Fax: 06-757 5248
Mobile: 027 571 0111
Postal address: PO Box 3354, New Plymouth 4341
Email: rainbowttar@xtra.co.nz

 
Royal NZ Plunket Society Inc

Categories: Family Support and Advice, Health, Parent Education/Support

Purpose: Plunket's vision is to ensure that New Zealand children are among the healthiest in the world, through the provision of services which support us to grow great families in the Taranaki region.

Services: Services include the provision of high quality child assessment services and health promotion services, antenatal education, parenting education, and car services including fitting advice, hireage and sales.

Contact: Krissy Stanford
Location: Plunket Area Hub, 214 Devon Street West, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 8051, New Plymouth 4342
4310
Phone: 06-769 5453
Email: krissy.stanford@plunket.org.nz
Fax: 06-769 5458
Website: http://www.plunket.org.nz

 
Royal Scottish Country Dance Society New Zealand  Branch

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: There are Scottish Country Dance groups all over New Zealand and the world where Scottish Country Dancing is enjoyed by people of all ages and ethnic backgrounds.

Call the 0800 number and you will be put in touch with a dancer in your area.

Contact: Murray Corps
Phone: 0800 693 262
Fax: 06-344 5454
Address: PO Box 743, Wanganui 4540
Email: sect@rscdsnzb.org.nz
Website: www.rscdsnzb.org.nz

 
Ruanui Health Centre

Categories: Children, Health, Maori Providers

Aims: To provide an accessible, affordable, quality health service to ngati ruanui and other community groups.

Contact: Warren Nicholls, Manager
Phone: 06-278 1310
Fax: 06-278 0157
Mobile: 027 465 9991
Address: 78-80 Argyle St, Hawera
Postal address: PO Box 72, Hawera 4640
Email: warren.nicholls@ngatiruanui.org
Website: www.ngatiruanui.org

 
Rugby Football Union, Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Growing Rugby - Developing People - Inspiring Taranaki

Contact:
Derek Dingle
Phone: 06-759 0167 extension 863
Fax: 06-757 3859
Mobile: 027 281 0145
Address: Yarrow Stadium, Maratahu St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 5004, New Plymouth 4343
Email: derek@trfu.co.nz
Website: www.trfu.co.nz

 
Rumpus Room

Category: Education

Contact: Helen Griffiths
Postal Address: Gill Street, New Plymouth 4312
Phone: 0800 RUMPUS
Email: helen@rumpus-room.co.nz

Contact: Helen Griffiths
Postal Address: Gill Street, New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 0800 RUMPUS
Email: helen@rumpus-room.co.nz
Mobile: 021 024 56720
Website: http://www.rumpus-room.co.nz

 
Runners and Walkers Club, Inglewood

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To provide an opportunity for people of all ages with similar sporting interests to participate together. Competitively or for recreation, come along and enjoy companionship while running and walking.

Contact: Denise Stewart-Jacks
Phone: 06-756 6183
Mobile: 021 130 3918
Postal address: PO Box 63, Inglewood 4347
Email: d.stewart-jacks@clear.net.nz

 
Rural Women South Taranaki, New Zealand

Categories: Funding, Volunteers Services

Aims: To strengthen rural communities. To improve the conditions of women and children living in the rural community.

Contact: Catherine McAree
Phone: 06-272 2835
Address: 330 Allen Rd, RD 12, Hawera 4672
Email: chubz1@clear.net.nz

 
Ryder Hall (New Plymouth Boys High Assembly Hall)

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 1,500, chairs, sink, wheelchair and toilet facilities.

Physical Address: 107 Coronation Ave, New Plymouth, 4312
Postal Address: Private Bag 2028, New Plymouth, 4342
Phone: 06-758 5399
Fax: 06-759 8814
Email: office@npbhs.school.nz
Website: www.npbhs.school.nz

 
Sacred Heart Girls' College

Category: Counselling

Aims: To provide support, guidance and confidential counselling for students, their families and staff of Sacred Heart College

Contact: Vivienne Zsigovits
Phone: 06-758 5023
Fax: 06-758 0126
Mobile: 027 664 3335
Address: 9 Pukaka St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 3241, New Plymouth 4341

 
Sacred Heart Inglewood

Category: Churches (Catholic)

Contact: John Thompson
Location: 23 Standish Street, Inglewood
Postal Address: PO Box 109, Inglewood 4347
Phone: 06-756 7164
Email: shparish@pndiocese.org.nz

Contact: John Thompson
Location: 23 Standish Street, Inglewood

Postal Address: PO Box 109, Inglewood
4347
Phone: 06-756 7164
Email: shparish@pndiocese.org.nz
Mobile: 021 342868
Secondary Contact: Chris Werder
Secondary Contact Phone: 0272012588

 
Saint Mary's Mothers Union

Category: Social Interest Groups

Aims: Advanced development of the Christian religion in the sphere of marriage and family life.

Contact: Pamela Ferry
Phone: 06-759 1060
Address: Saint Mary's Pro Cathedral, Vivian St, New Plymouth
Postal address: 2/4 Birdwood Ave, New Plymouth 4310

 
Salt and Peppers Collectors Club

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To provide facilities and information for persons interested in novelty salt and pepper shakers. To further their hobby in a friendly, social atmosphere.

Contact: Bob Green
Phone: 06-278 3221
Fax: 06-278 3221
Mobile: 027 265 2365
Address: c/- 69a Argyle St, Hawera 4610

 
Salvation Army, Hawera

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Court Support, Emergency Food Support

Purpose: To care for people, transform their lives and work for the reform of society by alleviating poverty, deprivation and disadvantage and by challenging evil, injustice and oppression.

Contact: Rob and Maureen Gardiner
Location: 23 Regent St, Hawera

Postal Address: PO Box 222, Hawera 4640
4640
Phone: 06-278 8516
Email: hawera_corps@nzf.salvationarmy.org
Fax: 06-278 1997

 
Salvation Army, North Taranaki

Categories: Churches (Other), Emergency Food Support

Aims: To care for people, transform their lives and work for the reform of society by alleviating poverty, deprivation and disadvantage and by challenging evil, injustice and oppression. An outlet for  emergency food support.

Phone: 06-758 9338
Fax: 06-758 2325
Address: 128 Powderham St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 384, New Plymouth 4340
Email: northtaranaki_corps@nzf.salvationarmy.org
Website: www.salvationarmy.org.nz

 
Sathya Sai Service Organisation Taranaki

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: To help one translate into practice in daily life, divine love and perfection. To fill one's life with joy, harmony, beauty, grace, human excellence and lasting hapiness. To ensure that all human relationships are governed by the principles of Sathya - truth, dharma- right conduct, prema- love, shanti- peace, and ahimsa- non-violence. To make devotees of all faiths more sincere and dedicated in the practice of their respective religions.

Contact: Prashanth
Email: pranava108@hotmail.com
Mobile: 021 049 0835
Website: http://www.sathyasai.org.nz

 
Saturday Art Market

Category: Arts and Crafts

Purpose: Excellent range of high quality Taranaki art and craft.

Hours: Every Saturday 10am to 3pm.

Contact: Barbara Hawkins
Location: At Huatoki Plaza, Devon Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: 106 Egmont Rd, RD 2, New Plymouth 4372
4372
Phone: 06-755 2151
Email: barbarahawkinsnz@gmail.com
Mobile: 027 319 9507

 
Save the Children, Taranaki

Categories: Children, Volunteers Services

Aims: Save the Children fights for children's rights. We deliver immediate and lasting improvements to children's lives worldwide. Save the Children works for a world which respects and values each child, a world which listens to children and learns, a world where all children have hope and opportunity.

Contact: Catherine Sampson
Phone: 06-757 9494 or 06-753 4786
Fax: 06-752 2073
Address: 56 Liardet St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: sampsonkb@xtra.co.nz

 
Scenic Flights

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Fixed wing flights.

Phone: 06-755 0500 or 06-755 0691 after hours

 
Scottish Women Club, New Plymouth

Category: Social Interest Groups

Aims: Getting women together with Scottish connections to talk about old times and new things.

Contact: Bethia Old
Phone: 06-753 8147
Address: 24A Sanders Ave, New Plymouth 4310

 
Scout and Cub Group, Fitzroy

Category: Youth

Purpose: For girls and boys from seven years of age.

Contact: Ann England
Location: Clemow Road, New Plymouth
Postal Address: c/- 18 Clinton Street, Fitzroy, New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 06-758 2825
Email: fitzroyscoutgroup@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 021 224 8594
Website: http://www.scouts.org.nz

 
Scout and Guide Hall Waitara

Category: Halls and Venues

Aims: Provide scouting for boys and girls aged 5-14 years.
Hall is also available for hire.

Contact: Rose Hoeta
Phone: 06-753 4750 (evenings)
Address: Leslie St, Waitara
Postal address: 29 Tavistock Street, New Plymouth

 
Scout Group, West End

Categories: Children, Hobbies

Aims: To promote self growth, achieve a sense of belonging and interact with other youth all under guidence of adults, who have undertaken training within the scouting movement.

Contact: Peter Davis
Phone: 06-758 8862
Address: 11 Bonithan Ave, New Plymouth
Postal address: c/- 24 Weymouth St, New Plymouth 4310

 
Scout Group, Westown

Categories: Children, Youth

Purpose: Provide life skills and education to children.

Hours: Keas (6-8 years) Thursday 6 - 7pm
Cubs (8-10.5) Monday 6 - 7.30pm
Scouts (10.5-14) Wednesday 6.30 – 8.30pm

Contact: Gary Fleming
Location: Scout Den, Waimea Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 1010, New Plymouth 4340
4310
Phone: 06-751 1969
Email: group@westownscouts.org.nz
Mobile: 021 552 101
Secondary Contact: David Hadley
Secondary Contact Email: chairman@westownscouts.org.nz
Website: http://www.westownscouts.org.nz

 
Scouting, Taranaki North

Category: Youth

Aims: To encourage the physical, mental and spiritual development of young people, so they can take a constructive place in society. This is achieved by providing an enjoyable and attractive scheme of progressive training, based on the scout law and promise, guided by adult leadership.

Contact: Michael Jackson
Phone: 06-753 9644
Fax: 06-753 9644
Address: c/- 74d Brois St, New Plymouth 4310

 
Scrabble Club, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Purpose: To provide a recreational atmosphere for playing scrabble.

Contact: Lynne Butler
Location: 2/19 Mount View Place, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-751 2345
Email: scrabblyn@clear.net.nz

 
Scrabble Club, Waitara

Categories: Hobbies, Social Interest Groups

Aims: To play scrabble every Wednesday at 1.00pm and have fun.

Contact: Ngaire Kemp
Phone: 06-754 4017
Physical Address: 3/81 Grey Street, Waitara, 4320
Postal address: 3/81 Grey Street, Waitara 4320

 
Seasons, New Plymouth

Category: Children

Purpose: Support for children and young people 5-18 years experiencing change, loss and grief, missing someone close to them through separation or death, and also for those with a loved one who is seriously ill.

Services: Small activity-based peer support groups meeting for one hour a week for nine weeks.

Hours: 9am - 5pm

Contact: Diana Lawrence
Postal Address: 188C Tukapa Street, New Plymouth
4310
Email: newplymouth@seasons.org.nz
Mobile: 027 703 3769
Website: http://www.seasons.org.nz

 
Senior Care, Taranaki

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Elderly Support Services

Aims: To advance the welfare of older people in Taranaki.

Contact: Joe Rodrigues
Phone: 06-759 0019
Address: 28 Young St, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 5015, New Plymouth 4343

 
Senior Citizens Association, New Plymouth

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Sport and Recreation

Aims: To promote a friendly atmosphere for folks over 55 years to meet, play bowls, cards and more together.

Contact: Elise Tubby, President
Phone: 06-751 0788 or 06-758 4334
Address: 27 Liardet Street, New Plymouth 4310

 
Senior Citizens Association, Waitara

Category: Elderly Support Services

Aims: To provide the over 55s with activities, cards, bowls and bus trips to other senior citizen's clubs between Hawera and New Plymouth.

Contact: Mrs C Hendry
Phone: 06-752 3387
Address: 35 Takiroa St, Urenui 4349
Postal address: PO Box 109, Urenui 4349

 
Senior Citizen's Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 180, kitchen, stove, crockery, tables and chairs piano. Two halls.

Contact: Gerald Tubby or visit the office on Fridays between 9.30am and 3.00pm
Phone: 06-751 0788 (Gerald)
Address: 27 Liardet St, New Plymouth 4310

 
Senior Net, New Plymouth Incorporated

Category: Education

Aims: Tutoring 55+, training and workshops.

ontact: Gwen Harvey
Phone: 06-759 4979
Address: 27 Liardet St, New Plymouth 4312
Email: info@newplymouthseniornet.co.nz
Website: www.newplymouthseniornet.co.nz

 
SeniorNet New Plymouth Inc

Categories: Education, Elderly Support Services, Social Interest Groups

Purpose: To help adults over the age of 50 to uphold their place in society and maintain contact with family and friends by giving them the opportunity to learn or maintain skills in use of modern communication technology such as laptops or desktop computer, ipads and other new developments.

Services: We offer a range of courses in the use of computers and other communication equipment. The schedule of courses for each term is published in our newsletter and on our website. We follow the school terms. All courses are lead in a friendly manner by knowledgeable volunteers from within the society.

Hours: Our office is open from 10-11am Monday to Friday with extended hours during registration weeks. Course session times vary but most are for two hours in the morning or early afternoon. Some begin at 8.45am to allow participants to take advantage of free "Goldcard" parking till 11am.

Fees: Courses are open to all financial members of the society. Annual subscription is $35 per person. Course fees vary depending the length of the course or workshop and range from about $8 - $16. Current maximum cost of course manuals is $25.

Contact: Marian Macklin
Location: 27 Liardet Street
New Plymouth

Postal Address: 27 Liardet Street
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-759-4979
Email: seniornetnp@paradise.net.nz
Secondary Contact: Marian Macklin (home) not for publication
Secondary Contact Email: macklin.m@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-755-0886
Website: http://www.seniornetnewplymouth.weebly.com

 
Sentry Hill Winery

Category: Tourism

Established in 1984, Sentry Hill Winery has produced wines which have won approval from wine enthusiasts throughout New Zealand and awards from the fruit and wine industry, including gold and silver medals. Wines are produced by traditional methods with meticulous attention to details. The wines are clean, crisp and true flavour of the fruit which they originate. Visit the winery, sample the wines, meet the winemaker and enjoy the peaceful countryside.

Contact: Stephen Parkes
Phone: 06-752 0778
Fax: 06-752 0199
Mobile: 027 552 0778
Address: 152 Cross Rd, RD 3, New Plymouth 4373
Email: sentryhillwinery@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.sentryhillwinery.co.nz
Hours: Daily from 9am to 5pm December and January; February to November open Wednesday to Sunday from 9am to 5pm. Bus tours by appointment.

 
Seventh Day Adventist

Category: Churches (Other)

Meetings every Saturday morning 9.30 and 11.00am.

Contact: Pastor Marilyn Pasione
Address: 41 Saxton Rd, RD1, New Plymouth 4371
Phone: 06-751 0558
Mobile: 021 127 87505
Email: mully58@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.adventist.org.nz

Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA)
Phone: 06-753 4340


 
Sexual Health Clinic

Categories: Advice/Support/Advocacy, Pregnancy, Youth

Purpose: To provide a free service for the diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections.

Services: Pregnancy advice, ECP, treatment and advice for sexually transmitted infections and contact tracing.

Hours: Monday 6pm - 8pm
Tuesday 9am - 1pm
Thursday 6pm - 8pm
Friday 9am - 1pm

Location: 188 Powderham Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: 188 Powderham Street, New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 0508 sex health (739 432)
Email: donna.johnson@tdhb.org.nz
Fax: 06-757 8316
Website: http://www.tdhb.org.nz

 
Shakespeare Society

Categories: Education, Hobbies

Purpose: To study and discuss the works of Shakespeare. To support the production of Shakespeare's works. Meet the second Wednesday of each month.

Contact: Susan Burgess
Location: 3 Turakina St, New Plymouth

Postal Address: c/- 24 Riversdale Dr, New Plymouth 4312
4312
Phone: 06-758 8487
Email: susan@netmail.co.nz
Fax: 06-758 8487

 
Shorinji Kempo

Categories: Sport and Recreation, Training

Purpose: To foster the practice of the Japanese martial art - Shorinji Kempo.

Services: Martial art and philosophy lessons.

Hours: Tuesday 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Thursday 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Saturday 3.00pm to 5.00pm

Fees: $45 per month, family groups $55

Contact: Peter Monk
Location: St Mary's Hall, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 7177, New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 027 480 9761
Email: peterm51@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 480 9761
Secondary Contact: Peter Monk
Secondary Contact Email: peterm51@xtra.co.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 027 480 9761
Website: http://www.shorinjikempo.co.nz

 
Shufel

Category: Family Support and Advice

Purpose: To receive donated household furniture and hand out to people that have a need for such items if they have limited income.

Contact: Brian Eriksen
Location: 28 Young Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5015, New Plymouth 4343
4310
Phone: 06-759 0026
Email: brian@taranakidic.org.nz
Secondary Contact Email: chattrust@gmail.com

 
Sivananda Yoga Centre

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Providing daily classes and workshops in classical Hatha Yoga.

Contact: Richard Davies
Phone: 06-753 8234
Postal address: 145a Tukapa St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: info@sivanandayoga.co.nz
Website: www.sivanandayoga.co.nz

 
Skydiving and Tandem Skydiving

Category: Sport and Recreation

Services: Taranaki Skydiving Club.

Contact: Doug or Jenny Telfer
Location: New Plymouth Airport

Postal Address: PO Box 720, New Plymouth 4340
4340
Phone: 06-758 0878
Email: teldoug@xtra.co.nz
Mobile: 027 273 3959
Website: http://www.skydivetaranaki.co.nz/

 
Smart Organics

Category: Health

Producers of organic jams, pickles, chutneys, produce, gluten free foods, raw foods, crafts and gifts.

Contact: Barbara McPhillips
Phone: 06-769 5254
Fax: 06-759 8438
Address: 64 Smart Rd, New Plymouth 4312
Email: barbara@smartorganics.co.nz
Website: www.smartorganics.co.nz

 
Soccer Referees Association, Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Membership comprised of persons whose interest is the refereeing of Association Football, in the Taranaki province.

Contact: Ian Ricketts
Phone: 06-755 1659
Postal address: 13 Sole Ave, Bell Block 4312
Email: wricketts@xtra.co.nz

 
Social Work Group, Taranaki District Health Board

Categories: Health, Social Work

Aims: To provide comprehensive health social work services for individuals, groups and families in the wider Taranaki region.

Contact: Maree Marchant
Phone: 06-753 6139
Fax: 06-753 7721
Address: Private Bag 2016, New Plymouth 4342
Email: maree.marchant@tdhb.org.nz

 
Softball Association, Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Deliver a regular junior and senior competition. Developing team spirit and enhancement of skills. Coaching development and selection of representative teams. Involved in intercity competition travelling to Wanganui or Manawatu every three weeks.

Contact: Allana Prestney
Phone: 06-755 0103
Mobile: 027 288 6857
Address: Hickford Park, Bell Block
Postal address: 93a Mangati Rd, Bell Block, New Plymouth 4312
Email: taranaki.sa@xnet.co.nz
Website: www.sportsground.co.nz/tsa

 
Softball Sports

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Encourage participation at all levels and to help develop the game of softball at all levels.

Contact: Marama Witehira
Phone: 06-755 2427
Mobile: 027 772 7440
Postal address: 37a Sunnyvale Street, Bell Block, New Plymouth 4312
Email: ma.indanaki@xnet.co.nz
Website: www.sportsground.co.nz/bbk

 
Soroptimist International of New Plymouth @ Mission

Category: Social Interest Groups

Purpose: Soroptimist's mission is to improve the lives of women and girls in local communities and throughout the world. Soroptimists seeks to become an active influence in positive change in society, working through awareness, advocacy and action projects. We meet on the second Monday of each month, visitors welcome. For more information please contact our secretary.

Contact: Bev Raine, Secretary
Postal Address: 5 Smith Road
New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 06-7575825
Email: raines@paradise.net.nz
Fax: n/a
Mobile: 027 4839254
Secondary Contact: Valda McBeth
Secondary Contact Email: mcbeth@infogen.net.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06-7551851
Website: http://www.siswp.org

 
South Taranaki District Council

Category: Business Advice

Aims: To promote community and economic development with the aim of improving the cultural, social, environmental wellbeing of the South Taranaki District.

Contact: Fiona Greenhill
Phone: 0800 111 323
Fax: 06-278 8757
Mobile: 027 275 5820
Address: Albion Street, Hawera
Postal address: Private Bag 902, Hawera 4640
Email: fiona.greenhill@stdc.govt.nz
Website: www.southtaranaki.com

 
South Taranaki Fishing Charters

Category: Sport and Recreation

Phone: 06-278 9126
Mobile: 027 289 9929
Email: robins@infogen.net.nz

 
Special Olympics, North Taranaki

Categories: Disabilities, Sport and Recreation

Aims: To provide a sporting programme for people with an intellectual disability.

Contact: Max Brooking
Phone: 06-754 6799
Fax: 06-968 6016
Mobile: 029 241 7342
Address: C/ 3 Truro Pl, New Plymouth 4310
Email: maxrob@xtra.co.nz

 
Speedway

Category: Sport and Recreation

Tracks at Egmont Village and Stratford. Racing most weekends during summer. Ask at the Information Centre.

 
SPELD, North Taranaki

Categories: Disabilities, Family Support and Advice

Aims: To support people with dyslexia who learn differently.

Contact: Mary Hogwood
Phone: 06-755 0664
Address: Barrett Building, Taranaki Base Hospital, Tukapa Street entrance, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 4283, New Plymouth 4340
Email: mary.rex.h@clear.net.nz
Website: www.speld.org.nz

 
Spiritualist Church of New Plymouth

Category: Churches (Other)

Contact: Miss N A Bishop
Phone: 06-758 6258
Mobile: 027 355 5875
Address: 156 Tukapa, New Plymouth
Postal address: 1/30 Fulford Street, New Plymouth 4310

 
Spoon Traders Club, Taranaki

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To collect souvenir teaspoons.

Contact: Sheena Lea
Phone: 06-758 5344
Address: 116 Cutfield Rd, New Plymouth 4310

 
Sport Taranaki

Categories: Maori Providers, Sport and Recreation

Contact: Howie Tamati
Location: Yarrow Stadium, No 2 Field, Maratahu Street, New Plymouth
Postal Address: PO Box 5049, New Plymouth. 4343
Phone: 06-759 0930
Email: info@sporttaranaki.org.nz

Contact: Howie Tamati
Location: Yarrow Stadium, No 2 Field, Maratahu Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5049, New Plymouth.
4343
Phone: 06-759 0930
Email: info@sporttaranaki.org.nz
Website: http://www.sporttaranaki.org.nz

 
Sportfishing and Underwater Club Inc, New Plymouth

Categories: Conservation, Sport and Recreation

Purpose: To foster safe, conservative, recreational sport fishing for all levels of the community.

Services: Fishing competitions, bar, restaurant, function room hire. Function room hire can be waived to some community organisations.

Hours: The club is open to its members, their guests and visitors from 3.00pm everyday

Fees: Subs are available on inquiry, they are very affordable and family friendly

Contact: Alan Melody, President
Location: Ocean View Parade, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 97, New Plymouth 4340
4342
Phone: 06-758 3901
Email: npsuc@xtra.co.nz
Website: http://www.npsuc.org.nz

 
Sporting Trials, New Zealand Inc, Taranaki

Category: Hobbies

Aims: To provide a low cost and safe off road motor sport and driving skills to all ages and genders.

Contact: Sidney Hirst
Phone: 06-756 7664 (after hours)
Fax: 06-756 7664
Mobile: 027 268 5156
Postal address: 11 Puriri Street, Inglewood 4330
Email: svhirst@xtra.co.nz
Website: www.sportingtrials.org.nz

 
Sports Trust, Taranaki

Category: Sport and Recreation

Purpose: Identify the physical activity needs of Taranaki people and facilitate programmes that improve the health and wellbeing of the community. Several regional sports organisations are affiliated with Sport Taranaki.

Hours: 8am - 5pm

Contact: Ross Fulton
Location: Yarrow Stadium, Maratahu Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 5049, New Plymouth
4343
Phone: 06-759 0930
Email: ross@sporttaranaki.org.nz
Fax: 06-759 1779
Mobile: 027 660 9291
Website: http://www.sporttaranaki.org.nz

 
Spotswood College Alumni Trust

Category: Education

Aims: The purposes of the charitable trust are:
The advancement and passing on of education and learning through Spotswood College at New Plymouth. This includes financial assistance, scholarships and prizes for students of the college.

Contact: Mr Phil Gayton
Phone: 06-751 2416
Fax: 06-751 2418
Address: 129 South Rd, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 6116, Moturoa New Plymouth 4344
Email: alumni@spotswoodcollege.school.nz
Website: www.spotswoodcollege.school.nz

 
Spotswood College School

Categories: Halls and Venues, Music, Social Interest Groups

Purpose: Developing young people of good character with the skills and knowledge to contribute to our "21st Century Global Village".

Services: Venue hire, and sports facilities.

Hours: Our services are available generally outside school hours, however depending on the event we can be flexible during school term hours, however first priority is given to students in attendance during the hours of 8.45 am to 3.20 pm.

Fees: Depending on the capacity and venue facility the cost averages between $25 to $50 per hour, We accommodate for group bookings and charge on a case by case basis and can arrange a subsidised cost for daily or weekend events.

Contact: Tracy Eru
Location: South Rd, New Plymouth

Postal Address: PO Box 6116, New Plymouth
4344
Phone: 06-751 2416 extn 713
Email: ter@spotswoodcollege.school.nz
Fax: 06-751 2418
Secondary Contact: Linda Kendal
Secondary Contact Email: lke@spotswoodcollege.school.nz
Secondary Contact Phone: 06 751 2416
Website: http://www.spotswoodcollege.school.nz

 
Spotswood Primary School Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Capacity 100, suitable for wheelchairs.

Contact: School office
Location: 177 South Road, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: 177 South Road
New Plymouth
4310
Phone: 06-751 1331
Email: office@spotswoodprimary.co.nz
Fax: 06-751 1330
Website: http://www.spotswoodprimary.co.nz

 
Spotswood Volleyball Club Inc

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: To promote, foster and develop all aspects of volleyball in the North Taranaki area.

The New Plymouth autumn, winter and spring indoor volleyball leagues are held at the TSB Stadium from April to December.

The Taranaki Beach Volleyball Series are held at Ngamotu Beach from November to March.

Contact: Phil Gayton
Phone: 06-751 0021 (evenings)
Fax: 06-751 0021
Postal address: PO Box 6064, Moturoa, New Plymouth 4344
Email: phil.gayton@xtra.co.nz or spotswood.volleyball@gmail.com
Website: www.volleyballnz.org.nz

 
Square and Round Dance Club, New Plymouth

Category: Hobbies

Hours: Mondays at 7.30pm. Visitors welcome.

Contact: Jocelyn Frost
Location: Brooklands Church Hall, Bideford Street, New Plymouth

Postal Address: c/- 110 Riversdale Drive, New Plymouth
4312
Phone: 06-758 1911
Email: josey.ian@xtra.co.nz

 
Squash Club, Kawaroa Park

Category: Sport and Recreation

Aims: Providing the game of squash to the community.

Contact: Sylvia Penny
Phone: 06-758 7863,
Fax: 06-758 1854
Mobile: 027 330 441
Address: Tisch Ave, New Plymouth
Postal address: PO Box 526, New Plymouth 4340
Email: kpsquashclub@xtra.co.nz

 
St Andrews Church Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 250, no alcohol or smoking permitted, suitable for wheelchairs, kitchen facilities, chairs.

Contact: Church office
Phone: 06-758 8568 (mornings only)
Fax: 06-758 8129
Address: Liardet St, New Plymouth 4310
Email: st.andrews.np@ihug.co.nz
Website: www.standrewsnp.org.nz

 
St Andrews Church Hall Inglewood

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 200. Kitchen facilities.

Contact: Robyn Drake - Drakes Furnishers
Phone: 06-756 7648
Address: Brown St, Inglewood
Postal Address: PO Box 119, Inglewood, 4347

 
St Andrews Inglewood

Category: Churches (Anglican)

Worship services and communion held Sundays 8am and 10am, Wednesdays 10am.

Contact: Reverend Val Riches or Robyn Freeman
Address: 108 Rata St, Inglewood
Postal address: PO Box 119, Inglewood 4337
Phone: 06 754 6976
Mobile: 027 662 2060

 
St Chads Church

Category: Halls and Venues

Services: Capacity 150, full kitchen and toilet facilities, gas heated. Also small meeting room available.

Contact: Office
Location: 188c Omata Rd, New Plymouth 4310

Phone: 06-753 4306 (work) 9am-noon Monday to Friday
Email: stchads@clear.net.nz
Website: http://www.stchad.co.nz

 
St Chad's West

Category: Churches (Anglican)

Contact: Church office
Location: 12 Omata Road, New Plymouth 4310
Postal Address: 188c Tukapa Street, New Plymouth 4310 4310
Phone: 06-753 4306
Email: stchads@clear.net.nz

Contact: Church office
Location: 12 Omata Road, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: 188c Tukapa Street, New Plymouth 4310
4310
Phone: 06-753 4306
Email: stchads@clear.net.nz
Website: http://www.stchad.co.nz

 
St James Church Hall

Category: Halls and Venues

Facilities: Capacity 200, 30 wooden benches and chairs, no alcohol permitted, suitable for wheelchairs, kitchen with stove and microwave, small meeting room available.

Contact: Mrs Pat Palmer
Phone: 06-751 2644
Address: Lawry St, New Plymouth 4310

 
St James Presbyterian Church

Category: Churches (Presbyterian)

Location: Lawry Street, New Plymouth 4310
Postal Address: PO Box 6040 Motorua NEW PLYMOUTH 4344
Phone: 06 7512644
Email: office@stjames.org.nz

Location: Lawry Street, New Plymouth 4310

Postal Address: PO Box 6040
Motorua
NEW PLYMOUTH
4344
Phone: 06 7512644
Email: office@stjames.org.nz
Website: