Community directory

We’re working on a new, searchable directory of community groups and facilities in Tawa. In the meantime, here’s our existing list.

Jump to: Events / Early childhood / Primary schools / Intermediate / College / Churches / Community groups / Sports clubs


Spring into Tawa: Stacey Richardson, [email protected],

Tawa Community Christmas Carols: Tina Elsdon, [email protected],


Tawa is lucky enough to have a number of different educational options on our doorstep. There is a variety of early childhood facilities, excellent primary schools, as well as an Intermediate and College right here in our own suburb.

Early Childhood

KinderCare – 25 Main Road, Tawa:

Best Start Tawa – 3 Redwood Avenue, Tawa:

Best Start Tawa South – 54-62 Redwood Avenue, Tawa:

Oxford Street Kindergarten – 57 Oxford Street, Tawa:

Tawa Central Kindergarten – 21 Oxford Street, Tawa:

Tui Park Kindergarten – 12b Mexted Terrace, Linden:

Brian Webb Kindergarten – 28 Victory Crescent, Tawa:

Tawa Linden Playcentre – 1 Ranui Terrace, Linden:

Tawa Montessori Preschool – 25 Hinau Street, Tawa:

Reggio Bambino – 24 Main Road, Outlet City, Tawa:

Nga Hauranga Kōhanga Reo: 55 Victory Crescent, Tawa

Te Iwi Kōhanga Reo – 51a Coates Street, Linden


Greenacres School – 60 Raroa Terrace, Tawa:

Hampton Hill School – Rimu Street, Tawa:

Linden School – 58 Ranui Terrace, Linden:

Redwood School – Redwood Avenue, Tawa:

St Francis Xavier School – 69 Main Road, Tawa:

Tawa School – Oxford Street, Tawa:

Tawa Manaaki Montessori – Oxford Street, Tawa:


Tawa Intermediate School – Ranui Terrace, Tawa:


Tawa College – Duncan Street, Tawa:

Tawa Community Education at Tawa College – Duncan Street, Tawa:


Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints – 114 Main Road, Tawa

Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church – 169 Main Road, Tawa (cnr of Lyndhurst Road):

Salvation Army Tawa – 175 Main Road, Tawa:

Tawa Baptist Church – 225-229 Main Road, Tawa:

Tawa Gospel Hall – 3 Elena Place, Tawa

Tawa New Life Church – 236 Main Road, Tawa:

Tawa Samoan Assembly Of God – 226 Main Road, Tawa

Tawa Union Church – 6 Elena Place, Tawa:

Tawa-Linden Anglican – St Christopher’s Church – Cnr Main & Lyndhurst Roads, Tawa:

Community groups

Tawa Community Board:,

Tawa Residents’ Association:,

Tawa Business Group:,

Lions Club of Tawa:,

Rotary Club of Tawa Inc:,

Tawa Inner Wheel:,

Friends of Tawa Bush Reserves Inc:,

The Probus Club of Tawa Inc:,

MenzShed Tawa Inc:,

Tawa U3A Inc:,

Tawa Historical Society Inc:

Kiwi Community Assistance:,

Pest Free Tawa:,

Tawa-Linden Association of Anglican Women (AAW):

Tawa Community Garden, Oxford Street, Tawa:

Tawa and Linden Community Centres:,

Tawa Volunteer Fire Brigade:

Tawa Toastmasters:

Pop-in Community Playgroup:

Bellyful Porirua (covers Tawa):

AMDC Dance Academy:,

Arts a Go Go Performing Arts School for Kids:,

Tawa Learners Band:

Kapi-Mana Bridge Club:,

Tawa Tai Chi:

The Pop-up Market:

Tawa-Linden Plunket:,

Tawa Scout Group:


Redwood Club:

Sports clubs

Tawa Rugby Football Club:

North City Cricket Club:,

Tawa Squash Club:,

Wellington North Badminton Club:

Tawa Football Club:

Tawa Junior Hockey Club:

Tawa Lyndhurst Tennis Club:

Tawa Softball Club:

Tawa Bowling Club:

Tawa Swimming Club: