Free Heritage Walks in April

As part of Newmarket's Heritage Celebration (April 24-30), Parnell Trust offers two FREE walks: Epsom in The Zone (April 26 10am-12pm) and Newmarket (April 27 9-10.30am). Both include free morning tea. ... Read more


Shop fresh and local every Saturday at Parnell Farmers' Market

We're open Easter Saturday rain or shine from 8am to 12 noon.

Don't let a little rain put you off stocking up on the freshest fruit, vegetables, meat, flowers, delectable bakery and deli produce and more!

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".

Term 2 Classes start at Parnell Community Centre in May 2014Term 2 of Parnell Community Centre's exciting line-up of more than 50 classes and activities starts early in May. Specially for lifelong learners, our programme is packed with classes covering languages, cuisine, health, arts and crafts, music and dance ....Read more


Gladstone Park wins Gold for Healthy Heart program

Both Parnell Trust Early Childhood Centres have now been awarded the Heart Foundation's Gold standard, Pā-Harakeke Healthy Heart award. The initiatives, led by our Head Chef Fern Pereira (above), with enthusiastic support from our centre teams and children's families, recognise the flourishing healthy eating, physical activity, and food and nutrition learning programmes at Parnell and Gladstone Park Early Childhood Centres.

Read about all the amazing healthy and active benefits of our Healthy and Sustainable Living programme. It's all about taking the very best care of our children and setting them up to to be healthy for life!


Parnell Early Childhood Centre and Gladstone Park Early Childhood Centre both have limited short day spaces available now, caring for your child from 8.45am to 3.15pm. Cost effective, perfect to coincide with your school time run and a great way to gently introduce your child to day care. Call us to talk about how we can help you and your pre-schooler. Contact Leslie Harris t 09 555 5199 or email




April School Holidays hopping this way...

Send your children off to exciting adventures and activities at either Parnell or Epsom over the Easter holidays. Choose whatever works best for you and your kids from onsite fun, offsite adventures, sports, LEGO Mindstorms and Computer Game Design.... Read more


Get a great deal on venue hire in Parnell this April!

In April we're giving you 50% off venue hire when you arrange a meeting and catering for 10 people or more at the Jubilee Building... Read more


Craft Harvest
at Parnell Community Centre

Wonderful crafts. Great Gifts. Clever makers.
Craft Harvest joins Parnell Farmers' Market on the fourth Saturday of every month. Take a look at the wide selection of fantastic and funky crafts at the next Craft Harvest: Saturday 25 April, Jubilee Hall, 545 Parnell Road from 8-11.45am


What's on at
Parnell Community Centre

CONNECT  - Parnell COmmunity Centre's newsletter, March 2014

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