Sing Ong Tai Chi

Tai Chi is a martial art from China. It is well known for its balanced, fluid movements and its health benefits. It has produced many skilled and famous martial arts. Many schools focus only on the health benefits, however we believe that to obtain the greatest benefit, it is necessary to train in the traditional … Continued

Scottish Society Country Dance Club

The Scottish Society Country Dance Club meets every Tuesday at 7.30pm at the Society’s Hall, corner Edgeware and Caledonian Roads. $3 per night for members, $4 for casual.

Burnside Elim Church

Thursdays at 10.00am. Drop in for a tea/coffee and chat. Admission is free; a donation towards morning tea is appreciated. Sit and be fit – gentle exercise programme for the over 60s. Tuesday 1.30-2.15 pm. $5.00 per session.

Christchurch City Council

  The ONLINE WEBSITE: has been set up to allow people to have their say about what the Christchurch City Council is doing and get involved in local issues and projects. WALKING: Leisure Centres, Walking Groups, Older Adults Active Recreation, Active Christchurch Walk N Talk and Sunday Walk. Walk Christchurch – Short Walks that … Continued

Ceroc Dance Club

Learn to partner dance to your favourite music. A blend of dances, simple and easy to learn in a warm, friendly, safe environment. $14 casual (or $11 with concession card or supergold card). Mondays 7.30pm-10pm Papanui High School; Tues 7.30-10.00 Christchurch South Intermediate School, Selwyn Street; Thursdays, 7.30pm-10pm, St Albans Shirley Club, 269 Hills Road; … Continued

Walk N Talk Papanui

Guided, flat, 30 minute walk in your local community area. Meet at the Papanui Library, corner Restell Street and Langdons Road, every Wednesday, 10 am (parking available). Walks are cancelled with heavy or persistent rain. Listen to NewstalkZB. Contact phone number is the Christchurch City Council on 941 8999 or to print out a programme … Continued

Womens Swimming Programme ( Ethnic groups )

Swimming for girls, women and under 5 year olds. Private swimming area. $2 per person $1 school age, under 5 free. During school terms – Saturday 3pm to 4 pm at Aqua Gym, 459 Cashel St, Christchurch. Run by Christchurch Resettlement Services.

Olderwomens Cultural Exercise group

Exercises for women aged 50+ from refugee or migrant backgrounds. Run by Christchurch Resettlement Services. FREE. Held Tuesdays 11am till 11:55am  and Thursdays 10:45am till 11:30am at YMCA  12 Hereford Street Street. (Christchurch Resettlement Services address is Level 1 283 Lincoln Road Addington 8024)

Wainoni Avonside Community Services (WACS)

WACST@Burwood, 58 Bassett Street Burwood, is a venue where people of all ages can meet for fun & enjoy the company of others. ACTIVITIES PROGRAMMES: MONDAY     Tai Chi                               10am – 11am         $3 Zumba Gold        … Continued

Happy Ramblers

Meet for walks around various areas, 70+ age group for men & women. Timetable and venue published 6 months in advance. Cost: $10.00 per year. For further information and timetable contact the above.