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Current notices are listed below. Old notices from the last month (if any) are listed below them.

Little Musical Caravan - Mobile Music Therapy Service

Late Winter Dip - Plimmerton Kindergarten

Keen to play Squash?

Keen to play Squash?

Come along to Mana Squash club at Ngati Toa domain, Mana and give squash a go.
Squash is a great sport that can be played all year round, sun or rain.

We run junior club nights on a Friday from 5pm to 7:30pm.
Plus we run junior coaching programs during the school terms for all ages and levels, from new beginners and up.
We can provide the kids with rackets and eye wear, all they need is a pair of non-marking shoes and a drink bottle.
Contact Marica at or via mobile on 027244 2589
Visit our website at for more information.

Kiwi Hoops Camps

My Amazing Brain Holiday Special



Kelly Club Holiday Programmes focus on giving children aged between 5 and 12 the opportunity to do things they enjoy in a safe, supportive and encouraging environment.

This programme are packed with activities to entertain and inspire children. We have some exciting days planned: Rainbow Day, Cartoon Day, Crazy Day plus trips days including going to the movies to see Trolls 2!

Kelly Club Holiday Programmes are held at the following venues:  Churton Park School, Westpark School, Amesbury School, Kelburn Normal School, Wests Rugby Clubrooms (upstairs) Wilton, Island Bay School.

For full details and to enrol into our programmes visit email or call 04 972 7201

Artrageous July Holiday Adventure: 6 โ€“ 17 July 2020

Artrageous July Holiday Adventure: 6 – 17 July 2020    

Aimed at children aged 5-12 years. Our classes provide a space for all children to explore at their own pace; chaotic or careful, gingerly or with gusto, tiptoeing or tromping. Our aim is to draw out their creativity, not stuff things in! Bookings essential. BOOK NOW!
Poneke Dojo, Prince of Wales Park, Salisbury Tce, Mt Cook, Wellington  
8.30am–3:00pm $69 and after care 3:00pm-5.15pm $15

Rock & Reel are holding FREE OPEN DAYS

Rock & Reel are holding FREE OPEN DAYS ๐ŸŒŸ for new little dancers aged 2 - 7 who would like to come and give Irish Dancing a go โ˜˜๏ธ 

Come and join our fun and interactive Pre-School & Beginner Irish Dance program. โ˜˜๏ธ


Saturday 18 July, Plimmerton School

10.00 - 10.30am (Preschool 2- 4 Years)

10.45 - 11.15am (5 + Years)

Sunday 19 July, Plimmerton School

10.00 - 10.30am (Preschool 2- 4 Years)

10.45 - 11.15am (5 + Years)

Cost to attend the Workshop FREE

Feel free to attend as many classes as you like

Please bring a drink bottle and wear shorts and a t-shirt

If you would like to book your child in to attend this workshop please contact Kristina

Tawa Squash, Tawa Tennis and Wellington North Badminton joint holiday programme initiative.

Tawa Racketlon

Back by popular demand!

Tawa Squash, Tawa Tennis and Wellington North Badminton joint holiday programme initiative.
Players rotate 1.5 hours at each sport. Daily timetable 9am - 3pm. Qualified coaches will take each session.

Dates: Monday 13 July, Wednesday 15 July and Friday 17 July

Round 1: 9 - 10.30am
Round 2: 11 - 12.30pm
Round 3: 1.30 - 3pm

Players will be supervised for morning tea and lunch, and walked between each venue.
Bring morning tea, lunch, water bottle and raincoat (just in case).

Cost per day: $50 or sign up for three days $135

Registration link:

Payment made to Tawa Tennis Club: 02 0552 0014726 00
Reference: Name and Racketlon

If you have any questions please contact one of the clubs below.

Tawa Squash: Matt Green
Tawa Tennis: Julie Roberts

North Wellington Badminton:  Rhys Hopkin

Goodtime Music Academy Holiday Programme

We are excited to be in a position to be able to deliver our school holiday programme in July!
The programme will run from Monday 6th July - Friday 17th July at Goodtime Music Academy - 50 Victoria Street, Alicetown, Lower Hutt

Our young holiday hero's get to learn how to play a range of instruments, join a giant band, travel to a different world using our green screen, get crafty, and make loads of new friends. Our exciting program is run by a dedicated team of music tutors who plan a unique educational and engaging experience every holidays.

To see more information or to sign up please complete and submit the online registration form HERE

Registrations close : 29/06/20
Full Payment due :   03/07/20
An invoice will be emailed to you once we receive your registration form.

If you have any further questions, please email

We look forward to seeing you at our July school holiday programme!!

Kind regards
The Team at Goodtime Music Academy

Winter Holiday Programme @ Postgate School, 6 โ€“ 17 July 2020

Winter Holiday Programme @ Postgate School, 6 – 17 July 2020 

We are back! Due to building works at Adventure School we are at a new location – POSTGATE SCHOOL!  Two weeks of popular and exciting activities await your child (e.g. Trip to Awesome Bounce, HV Gymnastics, Rollerskating, Iceskating and much more). 

BOOK ONLINE NOW: or for more information e-mail or call 027-454-6975. 

Holiday Programme 

Let's cook!

Here's something to make your life much easier and to support our local community at the same time!

To try and keep our doors open and running until the events industry restarts and hopefully beyond we have created a new umbrella called ‘Let’s Cook’ – a local fresh meal delivery service.  Sarah Searancke Catering have over the 20 plus years contributed a great deal to the local schools and community.

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