News and Events


Sunday 25 February, 2024

Services this Sunday:

9:30am Parish Sunday Celebration! (Explorer Kids)

Horizon School auditorium, Snells Beach 

Parish Recorder needed

We are needing a new Parish Recorder.  The main duty is to keep track of giving numbers assigned to members of the congregation.  For more details on what the role involves you can ask Melody in the Parish Office for a fuller description.  If you would be willing to consider volunteering for this necessary role, please let the Vicar know.

World Day of Prayer - Friday 1 March 2024

The World Day of Prayer is taking place this coming Friday, 1 March.  This year it is being hosted by Mahurangi Hope Presbyterian Church in their new premises at 22 Mansel Drive, Warkworth (behind The Warehouse).

The service commences at 1.30pm on Friday.  For more information, please contact Chris Young.

Faith & Friendship

The Faith & Friendship small group has started up again. This welcoming and friendly group meets fortnightly on the first and third Wednesdays of the month for coffee and conversation after the midweek communion service at Warkworth. For the first part of the year the group has decided to explore Lent.  Everyone is welcome to join the conversation.  For more information contact Lisa the curate.

In other news...

What's Happening


Arts4Kids is a free after-school arts program for kids ages 5 to 10.  Run in Warkworth and Matakana during Term time, Arts4Kids is a fun afternoon of activity and creativity.  For more information, contact Nina at  

Explorer Kids

Explorer Kids is a fun Sunday morning program of songs, games, teaching and activities for children ages 5 to 10.  Explorer Kids is held in term time: twice a month at the 10am service in Warkworth (on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month) and twice a month at the 9.30am service in Matakana (on the 2nd and 4th  Sundays of the month).

Selwyn Centre

Friendship and support for older people

An activities programme for retired senior people which meets Mondays at the Warkworth Parish Hall from 9:30am to midday.  Cost is $3.00.  All are welcome to come along for a morning of fun and fitness and new members are especially welcome.

Please contact the Office for more information on 09 425 8054 or

Warkworth Christian Foodlink

Along with the local Presbyterian, Methodist and Catholic churches our Parish is a part of the Warkworth Christian Foodlink scheme, providing food and support to the food bank run by Mahu Vision Community Trust.  

Each Sunday at our Warkworth church we collect food to donate to Foodlink.  Meanwhile, a 24/7 food donation bin is now located at the St Leonard's OpShop.  

All goods go to the Foodlink food bank for distribution around our district.