We have lots of events & workshops run throughout the year at Highbury House. See details below for what we have on at the moment.

If you have any questions about below or would like to express interest to hold an event or workshop here please contact us on 09 4805279 or email admin@highburyhouse.org.nz

For monthly up to date information of what’s happening at the house click here for our Newsletter.

Babysitting Workshop

Friday 9th October | 10:00am-2:00pm

Become a safe, reliable and fun child minder that every parent will trust and want to book again.

This workshop will cover practical advice on how to establish your business, information on developmental needs for children, ideas for play and first aid.

10–11.30am – The childminder that gets booked with Bridget Gundy
11.30am–12.30pm – Lunch
12.30–2pm – First aid for child minders with Sarah Thompson

The cost of this workshop is $65. Booking is essential, please email us at admin@highburyhouse.org.nz or phone 4805279


Highbury High Tea

Tuesday 20th October | 10:00-11:30am

We are pleased to announce that our High Tea at the House is back!!. This is one of our favourite events that is held every year to show our recognition of the older people in our community.

You can email us to book at admin@highburyhouse.org.nz or phone 4805279. Please note that spaces are limited so be quick to secure your spot now.



All On Board

Every Monday
12:30 – 2:30pm

Drop in games group session for fun & friendship. A wide variety of games available to play.

$2 donation, tea & coffee available



Highbury Sew & Mend

Every Tuesday
9:30 – 11:30am

FREE for the Community.

Have you ever wanted to learn how to sew?
Or do you have a sewing project that needs finishing?

Then come & be sewcial with us at Highbury House every Tuesday morning. Grow your sewing skills in a friendly environment with likeminded people. All levels are welcome.


Highbury Coffee Morning

10:30am – 12pm

A casual & relaxed group that meet every Tuesday for coffee & a chat

$2 donation


Highbury Book Club

Last Tuesday of the month
7:00 – 8:30pm

Join us monthly in a relaxed environment for an evening of discussing your current book, favourite books or discovering a new one to read.

Gold Coin donation, coffee & tea provided.

Booking is essential.


Every Wednesday
12:30 – 2:30pm

An informal and casual group for Mahjong.

All levels are welcome.

$2 per session, tea and coffee available.

Please note this is untutored.