April Workshop Special

LOOKING FOR GREAT VENUE SPACE? Through to the end of April 2015, you'll get a 25% discount on all-day bookings in three of our largest rooms, all perfect for up to 25 or more participants, and complimentary Tea/Filter Coffee on arrival. Excellent catering is available with a wide range of tasty meal and snack options to choose from. Call Sanjay Pereira, Community Venue Co-ordinator, to find out how we can help make your meeting a huge (and stressfree) success. Phone 09 555 5162 or email venue@parnell.org.nz.


Announcing Winners of
TSB Bank Art in a Day

Local artists won more than $4,500 in prizes in the inaugural TSB Bank Art in a Day competition held in February. The First Prize of $2,000 loaded into a TSB Bank account, went to Amanda Brett (pictured above with Prize Giving Event MC, Tommy Honey) for her watercolour of Parnell’s iconic Parnell Village. Read more....


Enrol your +2year old at either of Parnell Trust's two early childhood centres and get your child's FIRST FOUR WEEKS FREE!

Parnell Trust’s two early childhood centres are only minutes from the CBD. Handy for you - sensational care for your child.
  • Parnell Early Childhood Centre, 27 Glanville Terrace
  • Gladstone Park Early Childhood Centre, 27 Balfour Road

  * Both Centres have won the Heart Foundation’s Gold Healthy Heart Award and provide nutritious chef-made meals, quality care, great teacher ratios, excellent outdoor and indoor play areas and the amazing health and activity benefits of our Healthy and Sustainable Living programme.
Call us today to find out more: t 09 555 5199


Best Crafts in Parnell

Come to Craft Harvest in the Jubilee Building for a fantastic selection of original, hand-made crafts. See what's on offer each month on Facebook/CraftHarvest or sign up for our newsletter at http://www.parnell.org.nz/Parnell-Craft-Market.htm

The next Craft Harvest will be held on Saturday, March 28. In April, we're having an early Craft Harvest on Saturday April 18, due to ANZAC Day. From May on, we'll be open on the fourth Saturday of every month

Craft Harvest is in Jubilee Hall, Parnell Community Centre, 545 Parnell Road from 8-11.45am.


Take yourself on a Heritage Walk with new podcasts

A number of Parnell Trust's excellent Heritage Walks, developed by volunteers over the years, are now available as podcasts. Locals and visitors can now explore Parnell and surrounding suburbs whenever they like. Find out more... Our series of guided walks are available during Auckland Heritage Festival (September / October each year). Guided walks can also be arranged for private groups.


Easter Holidays are coming up fast. Time to hop into action and choose exciting activities and adventures to keep your kids happy and active - and these holidays you have three or more options to choose from every day! Check out our Autumn Fun-packed programme and enrol online.


Find something new to learn or discover every term at Parnell Community Centre! Term 1 classes start from February. Exciting new classes joining popular ongoing classes in 2015 include Anyone Can Learn to Draw, Jewellery Design, Sourdough Bread Making, Gluten Free Cooking, Pasta Making and Vegan/Vegetarian Cuisine, Mandarin for Beginners, Kiwi English and ESOL Intensive Workshop, Bootcamp in the Domain, Latin Grooves and Getting to Grips with Composting. See our new programme online.


Farmers' Market open every Saturday from 8am - 12noon

Shop fresh and local every Saturday at Parnell Farmers' Market

Bump into friends, have a coffee and stock up on the freshest fruit, vegetables, meat, flowers, delectable bakery, deli produce and more every weekend!

Auckland trendsetter The Denizen voted Parnell Farmers' Market Auckland's Best Inner City Market for Foodies in November 2014, saying that it's a "must-stop for those who have their finger on the pulse when it comes to all things worth devouring."

See why New York Times travel writer, Ingrid K. Williams raved about Parnell Farmers' Market on her visit to Auckland in her story 36 Hours in Auckland, New Zealand


What's on at
Parnell Community Centre

There's always something happening at Parnell Community Centre, in the Jubilee Building at 545 Parnell Road. Read what's been happening at the Jubilee Building in the latest issue of CONNECT (October, 2014).

Find out about events and happenings you can come to or join on our Calendar page.


Parnell Trust Strategic Plan 203 - 2016

Read Parnell Trust's Strategic Plan for 2013-16 here