Community Notices

2018 NZ Sport Stacking Open Championships


The 2018 NZ Sport Stacking Open Championships are being held at Northland Memorial Community Centre, 5 Woburn Rd, Northland, Wellington, on Sunday 03 June 2018 (Queen’s Birthday Weekend). This competition is open to everyone, with our Novice section enabling those new to the sport to compete alongside seasoned stackers, facing the same thrill of a competition whilst striving for goals and records amongst those of equal experience.

The NZ Sport Stacking Open Championships double as trials for the NZ Black Stacks. Any stacker wishing to be considered for selection for the 2019 NZ Black Stacks team, representing New Zealand overseas, will need to attend this tournament. Registrations can be done online. All details are on the Speed Stacks (NZ) website Tournaments page:

Registrations close on Friday 25 May.



Little Dog Barking Children’s Theatre presents “Twinkle”
– 16 April at Te Papa in Wellington (no bookings required for Te Papa)
– 17 April at Little Theatre in Lower Hutt – 19 April at St Peter’s Village Hall in Paekakariki
– 24-28 April at BATS Theatre in Wellington. 

Suitable for ages 2 – 8  years old.  For ticketing and further information: or 021 042 1851.

Maths Club in Central

All ages welcome.
Venue: The One Collective, 55 Able Smith Street, Wellington

Special Vein Health Golf Tournament

Specialist Vein Health are sponsoring four junior golf tournaments at Miramar Links Golf Club. 

Open to all children aged 7 – 12 years. The competition will be an ambrose format over 5 holes and each team will consist of 3 children and 1 adult to supervise. Cost $15 per child per tournament.

Tournament dates: Sunday 6th May, Sunday 20th May, Sunday 27th May and Sunday 10th June starting at 2pm.

Shared prizes of $1500 in sports vouchers to be won.

Please register by emailing:

Onslow Table Tennis Club

VENUE Ngaio Town Hall 1 Ottawa Rd, Ngaio, Wellington

Junior Club – Thursdays 6:00pm to 7:45pm (05 April to 13 September)
Senior Club – Thursdays 7:45pm to 10:00pm (05 April to 11 October)

JUNIOR MEMBERS (Primary, Intermediate and Secondary School age)
Annual Membership Subscription   
Individual Child $20.00
Same family Additional Child $15.00 each
Session Fee for Members* (per person per session)    $2.00 

Annual Membership Subscription $30.00
Session Fee for Members* (per person per session)   $3.00

Annual Membership Subscription $30.00
Session Fee Members* (per person per session)   $2.00

Session Fee for Non-Members & Casual Players (per person per session)    $5.00 

*NOTE: Paid-up members from last year can pay the members session fee up to 31 May, after which the casual session fee will apply if this year’s subscription has not been paid. 
If you’re interested in joining us, just fill in the registration form here Not sure about joining? Try a session, just pay the session fee, and then decide.
If you decide to join after a few casual sessions, your subscription fee will be reduced by difference between the casual session fees you’ve paid versus corresponding member session fee, up to the value of the annual subscription.

Play Rugby this Year

Wests Junior Rugby Club invites you to play rugby this season. The club is open to girls and boys from 3-13, starting out at Nursery and Rippa before moving to tackle for the Under 8s onwards which are weight and age graded. 

Register online and check our FAQ at 

Games start in Term 2, but the club welcome and weigh-in (and a chance to ask any questions in person) will be at our club rooms at Ian Galloway Park on the 8th (5:30 – 7:30pm) and 10th of March (1:00 – 3:00pm). 

Wests is also running Give Rugby a Go introductory sessions for girls in March.

Springboard & Platform Diving at Kilbirnie Pool

Wellington Diving Club runs diving classes for kids aged 5 years and up (plus separate Adult training sessions). Try something new – visit our website and come along for a 30min Trial Lesson! After-school sessions available on Tues/Wed/Thursdays and we cater for kids of any level from beginners to competitive.  

For more information, please visit our website or call/text Barbara on 027 485 8888

Scouts in your community

Massey University – Important Child Asthma Study

8-18 year olds with or without asthma. For further info about your child being part of the research

Please contact
Jean Feary McKenzie
0800 080 078

Elder Family Matters

Since 2000, Elder Family Matters has established a reputation for providing exceptional care and support to older people who wish to live at home.
As summer edges closer, you may be planning a holiday away. We can provide short term support and respite options for your parents/older family members, and give you peace of mind while you’re out of town.

Call us to experience the EFM difference or find out more here.

Parenting Helpline

Parent Help is a non profit organisation supporting parents to build resilient and positive families/whãnau. We offer a free national Helpline for parents and caregivers providing advice, support and practical strategies on any parenting concern.

We aim to make all parents across New Zealand aware of our Helpline and the support they can get.

Percussion with Andreas Lepper

notepadSt Christopher’s Church, cnr Ventor and Forres Sts, Seatoun
Every Thursday, $10 per session


4.30 – 5.20 Children , 6 years plus
5.30 – 6.20 Older children (8 plus) and parent(s)
6.30 – 7.30 Adults only ….. share a wine if you wish

Contact Andreas on for more information

Our Location

Scots College
1 Monorgan Road
Strathmore Park
Wellington 6022
New Zealand
Scots College
PO Box 15064
Wellington 6243
New Zealand