Riccarton Community Hub

What's happening in Riccarton, and where to find it

Sport & Leisure

Diva Rhythmic Gym Club

66B Wharenui Road, Riccarton, Christchuch 

Contact: Bianca Stove
Phone: 027-521-7220

Exercise Class, St Peter's Anglican

Held in the Parish Hall every Tuesday from 9.30 am until 10.30 am, followed by a cuppa. The roll is full at the present time but if you wish to join you may put your name on the waiting list.

St Peter's Anglican Church
22 Main South Road, Upper Riccarton,
Christchurch, 8042

Phone (03) 348 5653

Forensics Club

The Forensic Club's object is “the practice of public speaking, and the education of its members by debates...”
Meeting Times: Thursday, 7.30pm: normally weekly in April and September, fortnightly between.
1 Puriri Street, Riccarton, Christchurch 8041

Contact: Rodger Lane, Secretary/Treasurer
Phone: 352-8174


Funtime Playgroup

A playgroup for pre-school children and parents, at Riccarton Community Church, 44 Elizabeth St, Riccarton.

Funtime meets 10am-11.30am each Tuesday during school term.

Contact: Lucy
Phone: 343 0799

Gentle Exercise Group

St Ninians Presbyterian Church
9 Puriri St, Riccarton

Contact: Russell Graham Fitness
Phone: 027 437 6417.

Good Companions Social Club

Old time sequence dancing. Tuesday, 7.15-10.15pm.

Temporarily at Wharenui Primary School Hall, 32 Matipo Street, Christchurch 8041

Contact: Mrs Lois Gemmell, Secretary/Treasurer
Phone: 384-8655

High School Old Boys Rugby Club

5 Ayr Street, Riccarton, Christchurch 8011

Contact: Jamie Livingston, Rugby Director
Phone: 027-221-5315


International Taekwon-Do Riccarton

294 Ilam Road, Burnside, Christchurch 8053

Contact: Mr Kris, President / Chairperson
Phone: 021-424-012


Mahjong Group

Meets every Wednesday, 1.00 - 3.00 pm, at the Upper Riccarton Library.

Mainly Music

A time for pre-schoolers and parents to join in a fun music session, followed by morning tea.


Riccarton Baptist Church, 80 Rattray St
Time: Every Wednesday 9.30-11am in term time
Contact: Carol Renouf, ph. 027 282 0693

Riccarton Community Church, 44 Elizabeth St
Time: Thursdays from 9.30am
Contact: Suzy Burgess, ph. 027 511 4995

St Peter's Anglican Church, 22 Main Sth Rd
Time: Tuesdays during term time, 11am-noon

Marist-Albion Netball Club

Riccarton Club, 66B Wharenui Road, Christchurch, 8041

Contact: Janine Clucas, Secretary
Phone: 348-9953

Muffins Coffee Mornings

An informal gathering without an agenda—we meet for companionship and conversation — and food, coffee, tea.
Thursday mornings 10–11.30am 

St Ninians Presbyterian Church,
9 Puriri St, Riccarton

My Time @ 10

A craft group that meets at Riccarton Community Church, 44 Elizabeth St, Riccarton.
Every Wednesday during school term, 10am-11.30am. Creche available.

Contact: Nicki
Phone 942 8118

Neerlandia Choir

Meeting Times: Tuesday, 7pm
St Ninian's Church, 3 Puriri Street, Riccarton, Christchurch 8041

Contact: Mrs Thea Konijn, President
Phone: 347-9173

NZ Alpine Garden Society

67 Mandeville Street, Riccarton, Christchurch 8011
Meeting Times: 1st Thursday, 8pm

Contact: Sonja Nissen, Membership Secretary
Phone: 328-8771


NZ Society of Genealogists, Riccarton branch

71 Main South Rd, Upper Riccarton,, Christchurch 8042
Meeting Times: 2nd Wednesday

Contact: Mrs Judith Pay, secretary
Phone: 322-6367 / 021-115-7504


Proactive Martial Arts (Riccarton)

240A Annex Road, Middleton, Christchurch 8024

Contact: Mrs Anna Stupples, Manager / Owner
Phone: 339-6660 / 027-555-4881



Dedicated to providing life changing experiences for youth with disabilities. We offer holiday programmes, adventure camps and weekends, weekend getaways and social evenings in the city.

28 Acheron Drive, Riccarton, Christchurch 8041

Contact: Esthie de Wet, Programme Coordinator
Phone: 021-871-787