Community Groups

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Church of Ascension Mt Pleasant

Address: 39 Major Hornbrook Road, Mt Pleasant, Christchurch 8081
Contact: Rt Revd David Coles
Phone:   366 0359
Email:  or

Ferrymead Rotary Club

Meetings on Tuesdays from 5.45pm – 6.45pm at Ferry Ale House, 2a Waterman Place, Ferrymead

Contact: Kathryn Tovgaard – President
Website: Rotary Club Ferrymead

Ferrymead Sumner Mens Probus Group

Contact: Secretary Ross Gillespie
Phone: 384-4823

Mt Pleasant Art Group

Mt Pleasant Art Group invites people with an interest in art drawing to join them at the Mt Pleasant Yacht Club on Tuesdays from 9.30am to 11.30am.

Contact: Michael Hughes
Phone: 379-5456

Mt Pleasant Bowling Club

Following earthquake damage, the Mt Pleasant Bowling Club has amalgamated with the Redcliffs Bowling Club to become the Redcliffs Mt Pleasant Bowling Club.

Address: Redcliffs Mt Pleasant Bowling Club, 11 James Street, Redcliffs
Phone: The Club 384 1242

Mt Pleasant Kindergarten

Due to damage sustained in the February 22 quake Mt Pleasant Kidsfirst kindergarten is currently operating at the Church of Ascension and finding exciting ways to learn and have fun.
When you come to Kidsfirst Mount Pleasant, you’ll see our pukeko statue which is a symbol of our local environment and a way that we remember the important role we have in caring for our world.

Contact: Angie Dalley
Phone: 03 384 1065
Address: 39 Major Hornbrook Rd, Mt Pleasant

Mt Pleasant Netball Club

Come  join the Mt Pleasant Netball Club.  Contact the Netball coordinator Tui Joblin for information.

Contact: Tui Joblin
Phone: 384-2030

Mt Pleasant Pottery Group

The Mt Pleasant Pottery Group was established in 1960 and based at the Mt Pleasant Community Centre. Unfortunately the Community centre including the Pottery room was damaged beyond repair by the February 22 earthquake. Contact details for the club as below:


Mt Pleasant Oscar

Mt Pleasant Oscar – Quality after school and holiday care for children aged 5-13

Address:  82 Major Hornbrook Road
Contact:  Kath Gray-van Olst
Phone:  0210 222 0877 or 384 7572

Mt Pleasant School

Catering for Years 1 – 8 Mt Pleasant Primary School is a community focussed school perched on top of Mt Pleasant.
Address: 82 Major Hornbrook Road
Contact: Principal Chris Nord
Phone: 03 384-3994

Mt Pleasant Sea Scouts

Mount Pleasant Sea Scouts offers a comprehensive Sea Scout programme for youth, boys and girls aged between 6 and 19.

Address: Old School Reserve, Major Hornbrook Road, Mt Pleasant.
Contact: Roger Horton
Phone: 981 3159

Mt Pleasant Squash Club

Mt Pleasant Squash Club is one of best clubs in the east of Christchurch. Our two court complex offers a warm, friendly atmosphere for all players.

Address: 11 McCormacks Bay Road
Contact: Ann Harliwich 3323667 or 0274913019

Mt Pleasant Tennis Club

The Club has 4 courts in King Park at the top of Quarry Road. The Club welcomes both new members and casual players, full details are on the Club web-site.

Address: King Park

Mt Pleasant Yacht Club

We have an active Learn to Sail programme for both Juniors and Adults, a Coaching programme for advanced learners, and Club racing most weekends during the summer. Estuary Club series are held in conjunction with Christchurch and Pleasant Point clubs.

This is the easiest club in Canterbury for launching and retrieving boats with plenty of ramps and wide shallows.

Address: The Club waters are the Avon-Heathcote Estuary, Ihutai, in Christchurch. The Clubhouse is located just over the Ferrymead Bridge heading towards Sumner.
Contact: Ngaire Jesson
Phone: 382 0129
Email: for information about membership or the facilities.

Presbyterians and Methodists – Uniting Church

Mature, liberal-minded, friendly Presbyterians, Methodists and others meet each Sunday 10am at the Uniting Church, 4 Augusta Street, Redcliffs.  We offer a mix of traditional and contemporary hymns.  Everyone is welcome to worship with us and to receive communion on the first Sunday of the month.

Address: 4 Augusta Street
Contact: Minister: Rev Neil Keesing
Phone: 326 4822

Richmond Hill Golf Club

Richmond Hill Golf club welcomes you to the 9 hole Ferrymead Golf Course. Relax with a game of golf while enjoying the serenity and beauty of the Heathcote valley and hills. Ideally set up for the novice or junior golfer with professional coaching available, driving range and pitch and put areas on site.

Address: 50 Ferrymead Park Drive, Heathcote
Contact: David Doak
Phone: 326 6956