Upcoming Events

Peter's Beginners ukulele Band
Friday, 28 July, 2017 - Friday, 1 December, 2017

NZ International Film Festival - coming to Nelson
Wednesday, 9 August, 2017 - Wednesday, 30 August, 2017

FREE Tai Chi at Oteha Valley School
Tuesday, 22 August, 2017

Centre Mutual Aid (CMA)
Tuesday, 22 August, 2017

Waimate Newcomers Coffee Morning
Tuesday, 22 August, 2017

Newcomers Walking Group
Tuesday, 22 August, 2017

FREE Tai Chi at Oteha Valley School
Wednesday, 23 August, 2017

Timaru Newcomers Coffee Morning
Wednesday, 23 August, 2017

Richard's Birthday Morning Tea
Wednesday, 23 August, 2017

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Why Join Newcomers

Kaupapa / Who we are

The New Zealand Newcomers Network is a network of groups throughout New Zealand welcoming newcomers. Anyone can join. We welcome you if you are new to a region from;

  • around New Zealand
  • around the world

Joining your local Newcomers group is a great way to meet people & make friends in your new community & it’s FREE.

We offer lots of fun social events and activities for;

  • all ages
  • all interests
  • different cultures
  • different backgrounds
  • any religion
  • family groups
  • single people
  • couples

It’s easy! Just find your region & check out the events happening in your town or city & join your local group.

If there isn’t a group in your town, why not start one? Just send us an email & we’ll help.