Our Activities

Come and enjoy various activities in the blue building!

Choose from:

... and many more!

Many activities are free or low-cost for you.

Pick up a timetable or newsletter from the community centre. Or look to your right to see the up to date list of activities!

We are on 55 Muritai street.

If you are under 25, check out our YOUTH page!

We also organise forums and meetings that assist with building an exciting future for Tahunanui.

If you are looking for a VENUE ask about our HALL, KITCHEN or MEETING ROOM. We can give more information and make bookings.

Come in and have your say - we love you to shape our activities and events with us!

Current activities include:


Early Childhood Centre: Monday to Friday. 7.45am - 5.15pm Ages 5months to 5 years. Fully registered teachers. E.C.E. subsidies may apply – ask our friendly teachers.

Playgroup and Let's Dance: 9.30am onwards. A relaxed and friendly environment for families. Let's Dance is an hour of fun music for everyone to break out into dance. Play Group continues at the ECE.

Fit 4 Fun: 1.30pm. $2, all ages, all abilities, get moving with Brenda Preece.

TAG: 3.30pm. Free. Tahunanui Action Group. Young people leading our community.

Yoga: 6.30pm. $11/14. Yoga with Sue Cleaver. Flexibility and strength for all levels.


Adult Learning Support: Short courses in Learners Driving Licence, Parenting Skills, Computer Basics. Contact the Centre to enrol and for more information.

Youth Drop-In Cafe: 3-5.30pm. free. 11-15yrs. Fun, music, games, activities, great food and more.

Upcycle Sewing/Boomerang Bags:  7-8.30pm. $2. Refresh your wardrobe. Learn to sew. Bring in an upcycling project. Machines and help provided. With Rebekah Wyatt. Boomerang Bags with Lani B. Check 'Boomerang Bags Nelson' FaceBook group for details.


Community Nurse Drop In Clinic: Free. 11am-2pm. Come in with any questions about your, or your family's, health and well-bring.

Garden Group: 10.30am-12.30pm. $2. First Wednesday of the month.


Yoga: 9.30-10.45am. $2. Yoga for everybody with Samatha Marriott.

Burrell Park Community Gardens: 9.30am. Free. Volunteer-led gardens for all. Friendly group of gardeners sharing skills and produce.

Pilates: 6-7pm. $10/12. Casual and for all levels. Improve your posture, balance and tone with Marion West.

Book Club: 6-8pm. $2. First Thursday of the month. Different themes. Relaxed group.


Art Group: 9.30-10.45. $2.  Bring your own resources and any project. All levels. An opportunity to be creative in a friendly and supportive environment.

Fit 4 Fun: 1.30pm. $2, all ages, all abilities, get moving with Brenda Preece.

Counsellor: Free. Available by appointment. Please phone 548 6063 to arrange a time.


SASS (Silly as Sunday Society): $2. Last Sunday of the month. All women, all ages, all fun! Venue changes, please contact us for details.


Want to find out more?

You are also welcome to contact us if you would like to set up a group and just need somewhere to hold it and help with getting the word out.

Contact us on 548 6036 to enrol or find out about these activities.

The Tahunanui Community Centre is a registered charity number CC36240