Riccarton Community Hub

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


A music & movement programme for under 25-year old parents & their pre-schoolers.

To join the waiting list, contact Tracey on 027 367 5366 or email .

Sizzling Seniors

A friendship group for older age groups.
Mondays 10am - 12pm.

44 Elizabeth St,

Kay Gilray, ph. 343 9938; or Nicky Ewing, ph. 348 5507.

Spotlight Creative Studio

Dance and performing arts programme for children. Meets on Tuesdays after school.

44 Elizabeth St,

Contact: Carole, ph. 027 527 8343

Squashways Club

Cnr Matipo St & Blenheim Rd,
Christchurch 8041

Ph. 348 2266

St James Anglican Church

Currently, most services are being held at St Martins Church, 50 Lincoln Rd, Spreydon, except for evening worship at St James, 69 Riccarton Rd.

Contact: John de Senna, Vicar
Phone: 338 4062


St James Anglican Play Group

Under 5’s meet weekly, Friday mornings during term time.
69 Riccarton Road

Contact: Margie 352 7454

St Paul Chong Hasang Catholic Church

Catholic church for the Korean community.

8 Puriri Street,
Christchurch 8041

Phone: 348-6456


St Peter's Walking Group

The walkers meet twice a week – Mondays at 9.30 am and Thursdays at 1.30 pm. A list of places to meet and walk is circulated to those interested.

St Peter's Anglican Church
22 Main South Road, Upper Riccarton,
Christchurch, 8042
Phone: (03) 348 5653

St Peter's Youth Orchestra

This group meet every Friday, during term time, 6.00 pm – 8.00 pm in the St Peter's Anglican Church Parish Hall. On the 4th Sunday of each month, the orchestra will have the opportunity to play for the 11.00 am Family Holy Communion Service in the Bowden Hall.

Contact: Dr Matt Melchert
022 050 3671

As this is a community service, there is no membership fee.