Riccarton Community Hub

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

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.

St Teresa's Catholic School

10 Puriri St, Riccarton
Phone: 348 9392


St Thomas of Canterbury College

69 Middlepark Rd, Upper Riccarton, Christchurch.

Phone: 348 7010


Step Ahead Trust

Activity based rehabilitation programmes for people 18-65 years who experience mental illnesses.

Meeting Times: Riccarton: Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm

Contact: Ms Helen McLaughlin, Manager
Phone: 389-4001 / 021-162-5436


Straven Medical Rooms

12 Straven Rd
348 5749

Supling Filipino Language and Culture Playgroup

Held every Tuesday during term time, 10.00-11.30am at 80 Rattray St, Riccarton.

There are bilingual (Filipino and English) stories and songs, games and activities, all relating to Filipino culture. This playgroup is for parents/caregivers with pre-schoolers under 5 years old. $2 per session, morning tea included.

Enquiries to Jo 021 115 1657.

Te Ora Hub

Neighbourhood connect/coffee group. Meets fortnightly from Wednesday 23 May, to provide a comfortable, relaxed, safe and welcoming place for locals within the Upper Riccarton community.

La Vida Centre
34a Hansons Lane