Accident & medical - Kenepuru accident and medical clinic
Kenepuru Hospital
Raiha Street
Porirua
24 hours
04 918 2300
Accident & medical - Team Medical
Coastlands Shopping Mall
State Highway 1
Paraparaumu
Daily: 8am-10pm
04 297 3000
Accident and medical care including acute and chronic conditions such as asthma, diabetes, heart conditions, minor fractures and trauma, terminal care, and minor surgery. Fully equipped resuscitation unit.
There are a range of accommodation options here for Paekākāriki. If you list your place on Airbnb and would like your own featured listing here, do get in touch.
59 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
Bob & Doris Zuur
027 281 1570
doris.zuur@gmail.com
Bed and breakfast in our big room upstairs with fantastic views of Kāpiti Island and the sea; breakfast with homemade fresh bread and authentic Swiss muesli (with fruit and yoghurt) and your choice of black or herbal teas from the garden & good coffee!
There are a range of accommodation options here for Paekākāriki. If you list your place on Bookabach and would like your own featured listing here, do get in touch.
2 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Tues-Sun: 10am-10pm
04 292 8081
finnskapiti@xtra.co.nz
Finn's Paekakariki is a privately owned, modern, boutique hotel comprising a café & bar with craft beers on tap and superior studio units with spa baths, king-size beds, microwave, tea and coffee-making facilities.
There are a range of accommodation options here for Paekākāriki. If you list your place on HomeAway and would like your own featured listing here, do get in touch.
136 The Parade
Paekākāriki
Don & Allie
04 905 8595
021 107 6141
info@paekakarikibnb.co.nz
Our B&B accommodation is gorgeous, sunny and relaxing with little touches of beach luxury. Enjoy your own self-contained studio unit right at the beach. Stunning sea views to the South Island and Kapiti Island, with a great swimming beach at your front door.
Accommodation - Paekākāriki Holiday Park
180 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
Daily: 8:30am-8pm
04 292 8292
bookings@paekakarikiholidaypark.co.nz
25B Beach Road
Paekakariki
Jan Borland
027 5704 230
jannyborland@gmail.com
Bedroom and separate bathroom on your own floor of our newish home. A sitting nook with refreshments and breakfast is included. Off-street parking.
Te Miti St
Paekākāriki
Linda McLaughlan
022 061 0964
loopykoru@gmail.com
Charming 1 brm, self-contained upstairs suite, full of light, with lovely outlook on our beautiful seaside village.
Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Grant & Josie
021 744 991
021 660 255
teonepaekakariki@gmail.com
Absolute beach-front in Paekākāriki, Te One is a classic 2 bedroom 1970's bach with open plan kitchen/living, stunning deck, vintage furniture and contemporary art.
6 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Tues:9.30am-4pm
Wed:9.30am-6.30pm
Thurs:12.30pm-7pm
Fri:9.30am-5.30pm
Sat:10.30-4pm
021 163 3178
Traditional Chinese Medicine - acupuncture, massage & herbs. Effective and safe options for pain relief, injury recovery, pregnancy care, stress release and everyday health care.
59 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
027 281 1570
doris.zuur@gmail.com
Wholesome meals, home-cooked from fresh ingredients, as organic, as seasonal, as local as possible. Minimum 20 people. Caring for people, planet and spirit. Courses in permaculture, gardening, bread baking, nature connection, fermented food.
04 298 3335
027 556 1735
info@kapiticoastshuttles.co.nz
Teresa Neches
027 511 8823
atstudionz@gmail.com
With Alexander Technique you learn to move more naturally and efficiently, reducing stress and pain. Individual lessons & group courses available.
Mick Finn
021 186 8933
mickosfinn@gmail.com
Science Films NZ produces videos and short films to communicate science and research across New Zealand.
Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm
027 510 2334
04 902 1142 (after hours)
gibby@gar.co.nz
Michael 'Gibby' Gibbs is a registered Electrical Service Technician and provides a mobile professional repair service for most major makes and models of whiteware appliances.
Pukerua Bay to Plimmerton
Less than one hour
A gentle downhill cycle ride from Pukerua Bay to Plimmerton. The wide, sealed track winds alongside Taupo Swamp wetland, featuring abundant harakeke (flax).
Arboriculture - Classic Arboriculture
Tilley Rd
Paekākāriki
Brett Pryor
027 252 7742
No hacking, lopping or topping.
22 years experience. Arboriculture certified.
Horomona Rd
Paekākāriki
Mon-Fri: 8am–5pm
Sat: 9am–5pm
Jade Darbyshire
027 343 8846
jade.elitearb@gmail.com
With over 10 years of industry experience on the Kapiti Coast from Foxton to Wellington, we offer wide a range of services. Qualified and fully insured.
Joe Buchanan
027 777 6543
diatompress@gmail.com
Run by scientist Joe Buchanan Diatom Press produces linocut & letterpress right here in Paekākāriki. Prints for sale on website or get in touch to visit the studio.
Sustainable and imperfect textiles and clay maker based in Paekākāriki.
1 Beach Road
Paekākāriki
Fri-Sun: 10am-4pm
Other days by appointment
04 905 9250
wehiart@gmail.com
A working collective art studio & gallery featuring the work of Dianna Fary, Alan Wehipeihana and other local artists. Situated in the old Holtom's Building above the Perching Parrot cafe and Beach Rd Deli. If the door is open feel free to visit.
021 905 881
sebastienjaunas@gmail.com
Sebastien's work explores abstract sculpture, using mixed media, bronze, forged steel, ceramic and wood to create poetic, architectural forms exploring equilibrium, space and movement.
43 Ocean Rd
Paekākāriki
027 281 4040
justharriet@hotmail.com
I offer tutoring and workshops for adults in drawing and painting, and art classes for children age 10 to 18. I also paint portraits by commission.
Paekākāriki Village
Less than one hour
Wander along this easy walk that showcases local poetry and visual art, from the village centre.
Astrology readings - PaperFrame
Most days by arrangement
Sonia Blazina-den Otter
021 953 494
sonia@paperframe.nz
Picture framing studio offering professional custom framing service. Original art, photographs, certificates, prints, memorabilia all catered for, conservation materials and art glass products available.
I also do reiki and astrology readings.
Paekākāriki Auto Services
7 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Mon-Fri: 9am-4pm
04 292 8536
cmclarke@xtra.co.nz
The oldest automotive garage on the coast! For all your mechanical needs, right in the heart of the Paekākāriki village.
31 Ocean Rd
Paekākāriki
Helena Faust
027 380 0773
hbfaust@me.com
Learn fun Hillbilly songs, fiddle and dance tunes and lonesome ballads played on the banjo. $40 individual, $30 group. Bring your own banjo or 'loan' one of mine. Times negotiable.
2 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Tues-Sun: 10am-10pm
04 292 8081
finnskapiti@xtra.co.nz
Finn's Paekakariki is a privately owned, modern, boutique hotel comprising a café & bar with craft beers on tap and superior studio units with spa baths, king-size beds, microwave, tea and coffee-making facilities.
Paraparaumu
Less than one hour
A family-friendly beautiful bush walk through a stand of stunning nīkau palm trees, just off the old State Highway Road. The lower part of the walk can be enjoyed by anyone.
Beekeeper - Ken Armstrong
027 227 9233
I offer a free of charge service to remove/collect swarms. I also do local hive inspections.
Julia Truscott
027 688 8292
bigbubblelove@gmail.com
We are a small company who sell giant bubble products including mixture. All our products are hand made by us and use ethically sourced material wherever possible. We can also offer to enhance any occasion by blowing giant bubbles or helping others learn how.
Under St Peter's Hall
Paekākāriki
Thurs: 12-5pm
1st Sat of the month: 10am-2pm (market day)
Jan Nisbet
04 905 4807
027 358 5611
bikeridenz@outlook.com
We recycle bikes and lend them out for a small annual fee. Our focus is sustainable transport. We have bikes of all sizes available. The library is underneath the hall, accessed by the side path on Ames St.
Bike Library fairy - Michael Hepburn
027 458 5561
michaeljhepburn53@gmail.com
43 Haining Street
Te Aro
Wellington 6011
Mon-Fri: 8.30am-6pm
04 384 6688
enquiry@atelierworkshop.com
Local architects based in the city. Our architecture seeks to reveal the landscape and the environment through innovation and common sense. Without compromising on design, we put priority on finding sustainable solutions.
10 Wellington Road
Paekākāriki
04 905 8024
Friendly atmosphere for you and the family to enjoy! We show the odd rugby match and run a fully stocked bar. Our club rooms are also available for hire.
3a Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
(behind the south side of the shops)
Andrew Driver
04 905 8465
027 243 3074
beachroadworkshop@gmail.com
Beach Road Workshop creates custom made furniture for homes, cafes and restaurants. Design and fine craftsmanship, customer focused.
5 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Wed & Thurs: 7.30am-4pm
Fri: 7.30am-8.30pm
Sat & Sun: 7.30am-4pm
04 902 9029
beachroaddeli@gmail.com
Breakfast bagels, delicatessen meats, salads & cheeses, pizzas, cabinet food, fresh bread & coffee.
7 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Mon-Fri: 7am-4pm
Sat & Sun: 8am-4pm
Nicole Duke
04 292 8860
perchingparrot@yahoo.com
Licensed cafe with sunny outdoor seating, serving Havana coffee and friendly smiles. Open public holidays. Kitchen closes 2pm daily.
Camping - Paekākāriki Holiday Park
180 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
Daily: 8:30am-8pm
04 292 8292
bookings@paekakarikiholidaypark.co.nz
3a Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
(behind the south side of the shops)
Andrew Driver
04 905 8465
027 243 3074
beachroadworkshop@gmail.com
Beach Road Workshop creates custom made furniture for homes, cafes and restaurants. Design and fine craftsmanship, customer focused.
Whareroa Farm
2 hours or more
This farm ridgeline walk will get you puffing. It takes 2-3 hours return for the full loop, but rewards include the breathtaking views over sea and hills - and a well-deserved picnic table at the top.
59 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
027 281 1570
doris.zuur@gmail.com
Wholesome meals, home-cooked from fresh ingredients, as organic, as seasonal, as local as possible. Minimum 20 people. Caring for people, planet and spirit. Courses in permaculture, gardening, bread baking, nature connection, fermented food.
021 461 513
molson@kapiti.co.nz
I'm a registered marriage and funeral celebrant. A Paekākāriki local who works in the wider Wellington area.
jennleovceramics@gmail.com
Ceramics made by my hands in Paekākāriki. Collabs/commissions welcomed.
Sustainable and imperfect textiles and clay maker based in Paekākāriki.
Paekākāriki School
90 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
Mon-Fri: 3-7pm
School holidays: 7.30am–6pm
Teacher-only days: 7.30am-6pm
0800 543 9696
info@funzone.co.nz
Our Fun Zone team provide a professional, fun environment where kids can simply be kids. Kids have fun during structured free time and we provide afternoon tea to keep the hunger away. Homework support is available when requested by our families.
Childcare - Gina Davis
Mon-Fri: 7am-7pm
Weekends considered
027 472 4965
I simply love spending time with little people. 22 years experience. I’m fun, energetic, affectionate, loving, kind and patient – crucial qualities in your child’s nanny. But more than that, I’m artistic and imaginative, a good cook and I’m sociable!
Childcare - Rochelle Smith
022 093 1800
rochellesmith13@gmail.com
Before, after school, holiday programmes and in-home childcare for children aged 0-13yrs.
Childcare - Sophie Hoole
021 793 155
sophiehoole3@gmail.com
In home care/before and after school care available for newborns to teenagers in a loving warm home with a children's room area filled with toys, games, books and art gear, outdoor area with tramp and outdoor toys for kids to play with. I also do babysitting in your home.
Peter Wilson
021 296 3951
info@littledogbarking.co.nz
Quality theatre performances for little ones & their caregivers. Specialist workshops can be arranged.
9a Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
liana.stupples@gmail.com
A place to meet, work and create, right here in Paekākāriki.
Queen Elizabeth Park
Paekākāriki
This much-loved seaside trail offers stunning coastal views and countless places to rest, play, picnic or swim.
Queen Elizabeth Park
Less than one hour
A wonderful bike trail to Whareroa Beach and back for families and those wanting a scenic, sand-dune burst, ideal for those starting out mountain biking, offering coastal views and countless places to rest, play, picnic or swim.
St Peter's Hall
Paekākāriki
Tues: 7pm every six weeks
Chair - Philip Edwards
04 904 8616
027 286 1947
philip.edwards@kapiticoast.govt.nz
The Paekākāriki Community Board is elected by the community every three years to provide a voice for the community with council, and work in the community interest. We also administer two grants schemes which you can apply to. Come and meet us with your concerns.
The Paekākāriki Community Board administers two grants: the Community Board Grant and the Campe Estate Community Fund. 
Peter Handford
peter.handford@groundtruth.co.nz
An informal group established to help ensure a community-led approach to design of the seawall. Interested in making sure that the wealth of local knowledge, experts and ideas in Paekākāriki are utilised in planning for our future.
Paekākāriki Community Gardens
Tilley Rd Nth
Queen Elizabeth Park
Paekākāriki
A developing community garden site west of the Tilley Rd sports field.
St Peter’s Hall
Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Graham Coe
grahcoe@gmail.com
We work to support the economic and social sustainability of Paekākāriki, and to set up and administer systems and buildings to support the community, including restoration of St Peter's Hall and its administration as a multi-purpose community facility.
Brendon Nilsen
021 351 121
brendon@coastech.co.nz
For all your IT & technology needs. Locally owned and operated.
Counselling - Anne Woodside
027 233 1034
apwoodside@gmail.com
Registered Social Worker, MANZASW, EMDR NZ ACC registered. Providing therapy, supportive counselling and specialist support around: Autism/Asperger's, Individual Therapy, Trauma & Abuse recovery, Relationship Counselling, Child and Family work & Supervision. Local private rooms.
Sally Forman
04 904 4305
021 0285 6029
sally@authenticharmony.co.nz
Sally Forman, qualified psychotherapist and certified coach. Offers life coaching, psychotherapy, and public speaking coaching. Sally will guide you to new insights, choices and connections with others.
Paekākāriki Village
Mon-Thurs including evenings
021 654 339
derekborland55@gmail.com
Counsellor and child therapist. Couples counselling (EFT trained), relationship and communication issues, grief, sexual abuse recovery, depression/anxiety, addiction, trauma in children, lack of direction in life or spirituality.
Counselling - Sue Hurst
021 145 8216
suehurst31@gmail.com
I provide affordable mediation and conflict coaching in the areas of family, neighbourhood and workplace dispute resolution. My practice is confidential and client-led. I offer a free half hour consultation.
11 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Daily: 7:30am-8:30pm
Bhavesh Morar
04 292 8020
Your local go-to. From spices to hardware, we've got it all! A good range of organics, including boutique beer and wine, Postshop service and Transmetro tickets. Local stockist of Paekākāriki Pops.
Paekākāriki School Hall
90 Wellington Rd
Wed: 7-8pm
Sat: 9.15-10.15am
Marion Sherley
04 292 8460
027 425 5208
marion.isherley@gmail.com
We use fun, easy to learn dance routines to improve fitness, strength and flexibility using a great variety of fabulous music. Our classes suit the active mature woman who, for example, may no longer enjoy the gym setting or who wants to stay or get fit in a fun environment.
St Peter’s Hall
Paekākāriki
Alex Rodriguez  
021 042 4921
alex@5rhythms.co.nz
A simple yet profound movement practice which encourages freedom and fluidity in our dance and in our lives. You are invited to let your body move finding your unique dance guided by the 5 Rhythms of Flowing, Staccato, Chaos, Lyrical and Stillness.
St Peter's Hall
Paekākāriki
Thurs: 9.30-11.30am
atawhaikaiakindness@gmail.com
Some people call it Conscious movement,
Some people call it an Embodiment practice,
Some people call it Kanikani,
Some people call it Dance.
Come and check out a Open Floor Move & Include class ($15) plus Sacred Sunday full moon sessions. Check my Facebook page for updates.
Val Little & Pat McIntosh
021 277 6244
021 846 399
vinylandproud@gmail.com
We provide DJing services for your community, corporate or private events. Our point of difference is we use vinyl and are two women DJs.
Doctor - Team Medical
Coastlands Shopping Mall
State Highway 1
Paraparaumu
Daily: 8am-10pm
04 297 3000
Accident and medical care including acute and chronic conditions such as asthma, diabetes, heart conditions, minor fractures and trauma, terminal care, and minor surgery. Fully equipped resuscitation unit.
021 123 6735
christine.whitenz@gmail.com
In-your-home tuition including songwriting, guitar and drums from kids to adults. Creative mentoring also available. 30+ years experience.
The Dugout
Under Memorial Hall
The Parade
Paekākāriki
Sat: 3.30-5.30pm
Open during the football season for a casual beer. A great place to catch the winter sunset. Non Sports Club members are welcome, but remember to sign in.
Paekākāriki Earlybird Toastmasters
St Peter’s Hall
Paekākāriki
Wed: 6.45am-8am
021 242 2334
Come and say hello! You’re welcome to sit in on a couple of meetings to see what we do
We always finish on time so you can catch your train or crack on with your day.  
Mon-Fri: 8.30-5pm
(04) 212 5575
021 082 79365
021 082 79365 (after hours)
infobetterconnections@gmail.com
Expert electrical services in both commercial and domestic installation, new homes, solar generation, eCar chargers, re-wires, alterations and maintenance, heat pumps and passive house ventilation.
Electrician - Dwight Garton
022 438 6468
Electrician - Grant Salisbury
027 500 9298
Richie Thorne
027 813 6106
richie@thorne-electrical.co.nz
Servicing the coast for over 20 years meeting all your electrical needs.
In most emergencies you should be able to stay in your home. Plan to be able to look after yourself and your household for at least three days or more.
Paekākāriki School
90 Wellington Rd
If you feel an earthquake that is either longer than a minute OR strong enough that it’s hard to stand up, then get to high ground, out of all zones (past the blue line), as soon as the shaking stops!
Our local tsunami assembly area is Paekākāriki School, 90 Wellington Rd.
Paekākāriki Bowling Club
10 Wellington Rd
Public access to village defibrillator
Emergency services - Ambulance
111
Paekākāriki School
90 Wellington Road
Kerren Hedland
020 414 43201
kerrenlhedlund@gmail.com
Emergency services - Community Constable
John Stewart
(04) 296 6809
john.stewart@police.govt.nz
Emergency services - Fire
111
Emergency services - Police
111
Whareroa Road
Queen Elizabeth Park
Mackay's Crossing
SH1
Paekākāriki
Sat: 10am-4pm
Sun: 10am-3.30pm
027 355 3046
Kapiti Stables provides grazing spaces for private owners, riding lessons, equine therapy and treks through QE Park, Whareroa Farm and along the beach between Paekākāriki and Raumati South.
Paekākāriki Escarpment
More than 2 hours
A stunning, must-do walk if you're reasonably fit, enjoy a sense of exhilaration, and have at least half a day to spare. The track is a popular section of the nationwide Te Araroa Trail. You'll need to climb up hundreds of steps and negotiate a few swing bridges!
Eyelash extentions - Aniwa Kingi
148 Tilley Road
Paekākāriki
Tues & Wed nights
021 029 33408
aniwak12@gmail.com
Eyelash extensions without leaving the village!
021 154 6034
liana.stupples@gmail.com
Offering strategic facilitation, re-wild yourself, experiences and nature connection.
Himiona Grace & Mick Finn
himiona@gmail.com
Mai Kapiti is a video production company. With 4k cameras and a drone Mai Kapiti can produce content for your website, company promos, advertising, event coverage as well as documentary and feature film making.
Mick Finn
021 186 8933
mickosfinn@gmail.com
Science Films NZ produces videos and short films to communicate science and research across New Zealand.
St Peter's Hal
Beach Rd
Graeme Browne
paekakarikicommunitytrust@gmail.com
The club shows films in St Peter's Hall, Paekakariki as a way to raise funds to maintain and upgrade the hall's facilities. All profits go to the St Peter's Hall fund. New volunteers welcome.
Firewood - A Grade Firewood
027 424 7233
Firewood - Bruce Pryor
04 904 8327
027 945 0436
All aspects of tree work, mulching and stump grinding. Fencing, retaining walls, decking, general landscaping services & often firewood. Reiki practitioner.
15 Omahi Street,
Waikanae, Kapiti Coast
Mon-Fri: 9am-4.30pm
Sat: 9am-4pm
04 293 6621
021 419 672
Suppliers of a range of organic landscape supplies to keep your garden looking its best, or for when you are planning a garden makeover or renovation. From organic compost to decorative stones for the finishing touches. Also deliver high-quality dry firewood.
Fisherman’s Table
29 SH1
Paekākāriki
Mon-Sun: 11.30am-9pm
04 292 8125
Paekākāriki
Like most parts of New Zealand, Paekākāriki has some great fishing. Kayak fishing from the beach is very popular, as are longlining and surfcasting. We endeavour to enable locals and visitors to keep enjoying our beach and ocean.
Paekākāriki School Hall
90 Wellington Rd
Wed: 7-8pm
Sat: 9.15-10.15am
Marion Sherley
04 292 8460
027 425 5208
marion.isherley@gmail.com
We use fun, easy to learn dance routines to improve fitness, strength and flexibility using a great variety of fabulous music. Our classes suit the active mature woman who, for example, may no longer enjoy the gym setting or who wants to stay or get fit in a fun environment.
Scout Den
Upper Campbell Park
Paekākāriki
Mon: 6.30-7.45pm
Wed: 6.30-7.45pm
Sat: 8-9am
Wineke Van'thof
021 120 6570
keepfit1523@gmail.com
Local group fitness classes.
Stretch - Strengthen - Tone.
Julia Wawrzyniak
honeyflowernz@gmail.com
Flower artist: Local, sustainable, flower arrangements and creations - inspired by the seasons.
9 Tunapo Road
Paekākāriki
021 359 291
info@flybywire.co.nz
You can bungee jump in 58 countries around the world but there is only one where you can fly by wire!

The Fly By Wire plane flies in a stunning canyon with views overlooking Kapiti Island with you as pilot. This is unlike any other thrill you’ll find in NZ!
Whareroa Farm
Less than one hour
If you’re after a short, easy wander in the bush, you can’t go wrong with the Forest Loop Walk. Starting from Whareroa Farm car park, the track allows a good view of Kāpiti Island, then heads through native kohekohe forest.
Russell Bell
04 902 1766
russelljamesbell@gmail.com
Friends of Queen Elizabeth Park are an active group who help to look after the Park’s dune, wetland and forest native plants and animals. The Friends are involved in restoration, conservation, and where possible expanding these ecosystems. They welcome new volunteers.
Flo McNeill
florencemcneill@gmail.com
Committed to looking after our precious streams in Paekākāriki. Te Puka & Wainui Streams to the North, and Waikakariki Stream to the South.
Paekākāriki Fruit & Veg
11 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Daily: 9am-5pm (ish)
04 292 8055
Organics, eggs, fruit & vege. Ticket outlet for local gigs.
3a Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
(behind the south side of the shops)
Andrew Driver
04 905 8465
027 243 3074
beachroadworkshop@gmail.com
Beach Road Workshop creates custom made furniture for homes, cafes and restaurants. Design and fine craftsmanship, customer focused.
4 Henare Street
Paekākāriki
By appointment
Caroline Wilson
027 212 0408
info@solidart.co.nz
Fine quality concrete products including furniture and homeware accessories. Designed & manufactured in NZ using the best locally-sourced materials.
Furniture removals & storage - Cool Moves
Mon-Fri: 8.30am-5pm
04 389 2229
coolmoves@coolmoves.co.nz
Coolmoves Ltd is an independently owned Wellington furniture removal company, established by Rod Lawson in 1993. Our focus is to provide a high quality, cost effective service that removes some of the stress of moving day.
15 Omahi Street,
Waikanae, Kapiti Coast
Mon-Fri: 9am-4.30pm
Sat: 9am-4pm
04 293 6621
021 419 672
Suppliers of a range of organic landscape supplies to keep your garden looking its best, or for when you are planning a garden makeover or renovation. From organic compost to decorative stones for the finishing touches. Also deliver high-quality dry firewood.
Garden services & supplies - Community mulcher
Jason Dykes
021 709 009
It is a mean machine surpassed only by the services of our local professional arborists. There is a small rental fee that funds machine maintenance and petrol costs, plus exciting workshops.
Garden services & supplies - Composting New Zealand
160 Otaihanga Road
Otaihanga
Mon-Sat: 8am-5pm Sun: 9am-5pm
04 298 8774
0800 888 200
Green waste, mulch, compost & aggregates.
Garden services & supplies - Waikanae green waste and recycling centre
50 Park Avenue
Waikanae
Mon-Sat: 8am-5pm Sun: 9am-5pm.
Closed: Christmas & New Year's day, Good Friday, ANZAC
04 298 8774
Tim Jaray
021 131 4617
tim@thegardener.nz
Rescue, reclaim, refine. From transforming small courtyards to maintaining and improving large scale residential and commercial properties, we provide a full range of garden services.
Simon Reeve
027 321 0305
koalatakimala@gmail.com
Professional horticulture services from Paekākāriki to Ōtaki.
Hannah Zwartz
greengardener@kapiticoast.govt.nz
This service offers sustainable gardening advice for local residents, community groups and schools.
Gardening - Lisa Rozing
021 262 6201
Weeder extraordinaire, planting, mulching, light trimming. Therapeutic massage - available by appointment.
Gardening - Nicky Giles
027 268 0314
Gardener for regular maintenance, pruning & planting.
Glazier - Pete’s Glass
50 Renown Rd
Raumati Sth
24 hours
04 299 1478
Pete's Glass are a Glass Merchants & Glaziers provider. We have served customers in the Wellington Region and have been a trusted provider for 21 years. Please contact us for more information.
Kay Fechney | Head Bitch
021 0225 6415
kapiti@gbb.org.nz
Good Bitches Baking is a network of people who want to show kindness to those in their communities who are having a tough time. We do this by baking them a delicious treat. Become a baker! All baking done in the village, stays in the village.

20 Clarkes Crescent
Paekākāriki
Mon-Fri: 10am-5pm
021 192 8447
hello@catherineadam.co.nz
With over twenty years experience in the world of visual communication, both in NZ & New York, I have gained a reputation for being a very conscientious and skilled creative. I offer the full brand experience — strategy, branding, print material, web design and brand photography.
Groundtruth
14 Tilley Rd
Paekākāriki
Peter Handford
04 904 0876
info@groundtruth.co.nz
Groundtruth is an innovative New Zealand company using science, technology and community engagement to enhance the management of ecosystems and productive landscapes.
Paul Hughes
027 492 5399
pmhughes@clear.net.nz
A GROW Paekākāriki report which addresses recreation, amenity, open space, and community development opportunities for Paekākāriki utilising the former Perkins family farm.
021 123 6735
christine.whitenz@gmail.com
In-your-home tuition including songwriting, guitar and drums from kids to adults. Creative mentoring also available. 30+ years experience.
6 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Mon, Tues: CLOSED
Wed-Thurs: 10am-5pm
Fri: 10am-6pm
Sat & Sun: 10am-4pm
04 292 7999
022 353 8432
dixie888cuts@gmail.com
Haircuts for the whole family at affordable prices! Trims, restyling, buzz cuts, shampoo and blow drys, straightening & curling. Dixie offers a warm welcome for all your haircutting needs.
Yoga: Memorial Hall
Consults/massages: 28 Te Miti St
Mon: 7-8.30pm Yoga
Thurs: 9.30-10.45am Yoga
Tues-Sat: 9am-2pm Health Consults/massage
Anja Foley
021 023 50601
anja@avida.co.nz
I am an experienced Ayurveda consultant specialised in Ayurvedic Medicine and Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy. My yoga classes are at Memorial Hall. Massage & health consultations from 28 Te Miti St.
Sally Forman
04 904 4305
021 0285 6029
sally@authenticharmony.co.nz
Sally Forman, qualified psychotherapist and certified coach. Offers life coaching, psychotherapy, and public speaking coaching. Sally will guide you to new insights, choices and connections with others.
Paekākāriki Village
Mon-Thurs including evenings
021 654 339
derekborland55@gmail.com
Counsellor and child therapist. Couples counselling (EFT trained), relationship and communication issues, grief, sexual abuse recovery, depression/anxiety, addiction, trauma in children, lack of direction in life or spirituality.
6 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Tues:9.30am-4pm
Wed:9.30am-6.30pm
Thurs:12.30pm-7pm
Fri:9.30am-5.30pm
Sat:10.30-4pm
021 163 3178
Traditional Chinese Medicine - acupuncture, massage & herbs. Effective and safe options for pain relief, injury recovery, pregnancy care, stress release and everyday health care.
St Peter's Hall
Paekākāriki
Thurs: 9.30-11.30am
atawhaikaiakindness@gmail.com
Some people call it Conscious movement,
Some people call it an Embodiment practice,
Some people call it Kanikani,
Some people call it Dance.
Come and check out a Open Floor Move & Include class ($15) plus Sacred Sunday full moon sessions. Check my Facebook page for updates.
Health & wellness - Restorative yoga
Paekākāriki library
14 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
Tues: 10-11.30am
Adhyatma Asphodel Myhre
021 054 8756
adhyatma108@gmail.com
Restorative Yoga uses the practice of stillness and gentle movements to allow you to completely relax and rest. It is a therapeutic application of yoga to remedy stress and excess stimulation.
6 Beach Road
Paekākāriki
Will Aitken
04 905 7345
info@wellingtonosteopaths.co.nz
Waikanae
Varies
In one of the largest remaining areas of kohekohe forest in New Zealand, Hemi Matenga Scenic Reserve offers lush native bush and gorgeous views. Walking options vary from easy to advanced.
Paekākāriki History Group
Station Museum
Mon: 7pm (monthly)
Jane Cherry
027 406 8455
Aim: To promote and support the museum, archive and village history. We run events, collect archival material, support local publications, and projects.
Home handyperson - Errol Drysdale
Open all hours
021 062 7751
rebbellium@gmail.com
General household, garden, vehicle and appliance maintenance and repair. Anything considered. Free advice. Reasonable rates.
Home handyperson - Mike’s Home Maintenance and Building
Mike Stringfellow
022 011 4534
No job too small.
4 Henare Street
Paekākāriki
By appointment
Caroline Wilson
027 212 0408
info@solidart.co.nz
Fine quality concrete products including furniture and homeware accessories. Designed & manufactured in NZ using the best locally-sourced materials.
Whareroa Road
Queen Elizabeth Park
Mackay's Crossing
SH1
Paekākāriki
Sat: 10am-4pm
Sun: 10am-3.30pm
027 355 3046
Kapiti Stables provides grazing spaces for private owners, riding lessons, equine therapy and treks through QE Park, Whareroa Farm and along the beach between Paekākāriki and Raumati South.
Tina Pope
027 232 9998
paekakarikihousingtrust@gmail.com
We are looking for innovative, practical, win-win solutions to housing difficulties in Paekākāriki with specific challenges that we are motivated to remedy. If you're interested, do get in touch, come along to a hui or check out our website and Facebook pages.
27 Tilley Road
Paekakariki
04 292 8717
Industrial Optics Ltd has been making optical components for over 30 years for individuals and companies in New Zealand. We provide advice on optical design and on the types of glass used in optical applications.
Information architecture - Maria McMillan
027 511 4291
Ijm.mcmillan@gmail.com
I organise online content to make it easier for users to find what they need. This includes site, intranet or app structure, navigation, labelling, taxonomies and metadata. I can advise on document management, information strategy and best practice.
Mark Amery
mrkamery@gmail.com
Paekākāriki Informed Communities Inc is the charitable trust who govern this website and our local radio station. If you'd like to get involved with this friendly collective, do get in touch.
Queen Elizabeth Park
1-2 hours
If you’re a fan of sea and hill views, and don’t mind some ups and downs, head along the winding, ridge-top Inland Track. It’s a quieter, wilder alternative to the Coastal Track or Te Ara o Whareroa.
Instrument repair - Wellington Piano Service
04 388 8192
info@pianotech.co.nz
We are a piano tuning and repairing business based in Miramar, Wellington but service Paekākāriki. We provide all piano services, including tuning, servicing and repairing.
Lower Campbell Park
The Parade
Paekākāriki
Michael Lloyd
022 033 1225
msaslloyd@gmail.com
Junior football training and games from age 4 up.
Junior Roller Derby
Waikanae Memorial Hall
Amy Delahunty & Liz Kennedy
amydelahuntynz@gmail.com
Paekākāriki Starstormers Junior Roller Derby - for all girls aged 7-18 who want to learn the skills and game of roller derby! Terms 2 & 3 at Waikanae Memorial Hall. Please contact Amy Delahunty or Liz Kennedy for details.
(04) 292 7050
021 037 9202
adrian.turner@actrix.co.nz
Justice of the Peace - Jenny Rowan
(04) 292 7663
Justice of the Peace - John Goldingham
04 292 8355
027 241 2261
Queen Elizabeth Park
1-2 hours
Take the Yankee Trail, a gentle meander from Paekākāriki, following in the footsteps of the WW2 Marines. Then stroll beside a stunning wetland, and dip into an ancient bush remnant of large kahikatea trees.
175 Rimu Road
Paraparaumu 5254
Mon - Fri: 8am-5pm
04 296 4700
0800 486 486
kapiti.council@kapiticoast.govt.nz
St Peter’s Hall
Paekākāriki
Thurs: 7-9pm
Fiona
04 905 8492
kapiti.gospel@gmail.com
No auditions. No reading music.  No need to be spiritual just respectful of the genre. All ages welcome.
Paekākāriki Escarpment
Less than one hour
This short walk zigzags up the escarpment hill, with stunning views across to Kāpiti Island and mature kohekohe forest. The loop is a quicker alternative to walking the full Paekākāriki Escarpment Track.
Alternating 2nd Tues/Wed of the month: 7.30-9.30pm
Dayll McCahon
027 405 1109
mccahon@clear.net.nz
We pick a theme each month and read book(s) on the theme. Then we meet up and share what we've read. We meet in members houses around the village.
Railway Station
Paekākāriki
Thurs: 11am-2.30pm
Fri-Sun:11am-4pm
Michael O'Leary
04 905 7978
Come and visit New Zealand’s only Bookshop in a working Railway Station. Kakariki Books specialises in old and rare books along with collections on spirituality, alternative health, railways, maori, travel and New Zealand.
Queen Elizabeth Park
Mackays Crossing
Sat & Sun: weather dependent
Paul Buckrell
04 479 5995
021 422 633
paul.buckrell@outlook.com
Spectators are welcome at any time at the club when members are flying. There is a good vantage point on the slope running up behind the club house. If you have children with you, please make sure they do not wander off. Strictly no dogs. Contact Paul about becoming a member.
Glenda
021 110 4277
biodiversity.kapiti@gmail.com
The Kāpiti Biodiversity Project covers four main areas:  Queen Elizabeth Park, the Paekakariki-Pukerua Bay Escarpment, the Whareroa Farm Reserve and part of Perkins farm/Middle Run. Birds (including korora -  little penguins), lizards, weta, rare dune plants, stream restoration.
Established in 2005, the KCO provides an opportunity for members to develop their musicianship, explore orchestral repertoire and provide public performances in the Kapiti community. The KCO also combines with local choirs and youth to encourage wide participation.
149c Matai Rd
Raumati
Nick Taylor
nick@goldenmeancalipers.com
A digital fabrication studio / workshop that makes laser-cut stainless-steel gadgets, for sale (usually) over the internet.

027 5525 556
graham@kapitilaw.co.nz
Kapiti Law provides friendly and down to earth legal advice for people about property, business and estate planning. This includes house sales and purchases, wills, business sales and purchases, relationship property, leasing property, employment and any other legal advice.
Simon Reeve
027 321 0305
koalatakimala@gmail.com
Professional horticulture services from Paekākāriki to Ōtaki.
Alexandra Saunders
027 932 2587
littlelegolibrary@gmail.com
The GO Club and B.O. Club are STEM clubs for kids 5-12yrs. We offer holiday programs and birthday parties too!
Paekākāriki Village
less than one hour
Are you looking for a magical stroll? It’s worth taking a gentle wander around the village's Letterbox Art Walk to view some spectacular creations by a sample of Paekākāriki's artistic residents.
Paekākāriki Library
14 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
Mon & Wed: 1.30pm-4.30pm
Sat: 10am-2pm.
04 296 4700
or 0800 486 486
In the Tennis Club rooms you'll find our local little library. There is a good selection of books, DVDs, CDs, eBooks, jigsaws, talking books and magazines for all ages, two computers (with free wifi). Printing, photocopying, faxing and scanning available.
52 Tilley Rd
Paekākāriki
A sweet wee free library set-up on the berm. Boasts a seat for one, book-lined walls and solar powered lights Take, swap, refill, respect!
Paekākāriki Little LEGO Library
Alexandra Saunders
027 932 2587
littlelegolibrary@gmail.com
Supporting children with special needs
St Peter's Hall
Paekākāriki
1st Sat of the month: 10am-1pm
paekakarikicommunitytrust@gmail.com
Monthly market, 10am - 1pm on the first Saturday of the month (but not January or April). Come along and check out the stalls. You'll find all sorts from plants & clothing to skin-care products.
Yoga: Memorial Hall
Consults/massages: 28 Te Miti St
Mon: 7-8.30pm Yoga
Thurs: 9.30-10.45am Yoga
Tues-Sat: 9am-2pm Health Consults/massage
Anja Foley
021 023 50601
anja@avida.co.nz
I am an experienced Ayurveda consultant specialised in Ayurvedic Medicine and Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy. My yoga classes are at Memorial Hall. Massage & health consultations from 28 Te Miti St.
Massage - Lisa Rozing
021 262 6201
Weeder extraordinaire, planting, mulching, light trimming. Therapeutic massage - available by appointment.
6 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Tues:9.30am-4pm
Wed:9.30am-6.30pm
Thurs:12.30pm-7pm
Fri:9.30am-5.30pm
Sat:10.30-4pm
021 163 3178
Traditional Chinese Medicine - acupuncture, massage & herbs. Effective and safe options for pain relief, injury recovery, pregnancy care, stress release and everyday health care.
Mediation - Sue Hurst
021 145 8216
suehurst31@gmail.com
I provide affordable mediation and conflict coaching in the areas of family, neighbourhood and workplace dispute resolution. My practice is confidential and client-led. I offer a free half hour consultation.
kris.faafoi@parliament.govt.nz
The Parade
Paekākāriki
021 123 6735
christine.whitenz@gmail.com
In-your-home tuition including songwriting, guitar and drums from kids to adults. Creative mentoring also available. 30+ years experience.
Memorial Hall
The Parade
Paekākāriki
Mary Gow
marygow@gmail.com
Top-quality classical concerts featuring national and international guests. Please visit our website for programmes and tickets.
Paekākāriki Railway Station
Sat-Sun: 11am-3pm
Public holidays: 11am-3pm
stationmaster@stationmuseum.co.nz
The museum presents artefacts relating to the history of Paekākāriki and its surrounding area. Items on display relate to both Māori and European settlement, the history of rail in the area and the encampment of thousands of US Marines near Mackays Crossing during World War II.
Swamp guitar-driven blues. Digital sales.
French-born artist. Now Paekākāriki local. Digital & physical sales.
Soulful roots. Digital sales.
Hometown pop rock outfit. Physical & digital sales.
Original alt-folk duo. Digital & physical sales.
Blues troubadour. Digital sales.
A twist of humour and a dash of cabaret. Digital & physical sales.
Slightly absurdist existential garage band. Digital sales.
31 Ocean Rd
Paekākāriki
Helena Faust
027 380 0773
hbfaust@me.com
Learn fun Hillbilly songs, fiddle and dance tunes and lonesome ballads played on the banjo. $40 individual, $30 group. Bring your own banjo or 'loan' one of mine. Times negotiable.
Fancy exploring beyond our village? This website will help you find great things to do in the wider Kāpiti region.
Internet newspaper for the Kāpiti Coast
A space to celebrate stories and share advice, information and resources of all things related to sustainable living.
The Old Dental Clinic
Paekākāriki School
90 Wellington Rd
Mark Amery
Aired: 8am-11pm daily
paekakarikifm@gmail.com
Paekākāriki 88.2FM is a non-profit, volunteer run radio station produced for the community by the community. We are always appreciative of new members, both to present radio shows, work with our tamariki and to also help with the organising of the station.
News & information - What’s On Community Notices
Janet Holborow
janetholborow@gmail.com
A monthly email detailing diverse village events. If you'd like to be added to the email list, please get in touch!
Chairperson - Andy McKay
027 914 6598
a.k.mckay07@gmail.com
Set up in 1997 to reverse the drastic decline of coastal forest, we’re aiming to create a continuous ribbon of bird-safe native forest from Porirua through to Waikanae. Join us and be part of our award winning conservation project.
Community Gardens
North end of Tilley Rd
Queen Elizabeth Park
Paekākāriki
Jayne O’Neill
jayne_on@yahoo.co.nz
POG is Paekākāriki’s community gardening group. We are working together to make Paekākāriki a place of abundant organic food production - in home gardens, on berms, at the school - and have just established a community orchard and garden at the North end of Tilley Rd.
6 Beach Road
Paekākāriki
Will Aitken
04 905 7345
info@wellingtonosteopaths.co.nz
027 312 4630 or 04 905 8348
paekaimeals@gmail.com
Pae Kai is a group of Paekakariki volunteers who regularly create simple, home-cooked meals. We provide these as a gesture of support to those of us in our local community going through a time of need and hardship.
Rick Brown
021 473 699
redstarpainters@gmail.com
Painting, decorating so many different projects for over twenty years...
Art galleries, bungalows, commercial buildings, apartments, modern houses, repaints, new builds, warehouses, holiday batches, interiors, roofs, water blasting, decks, fences, houses...
Painting & decorating - Studio Faber
Jeff Boonen
027 241 6707
studio@studiofaber.online
Local painting and decorating service with 25 years' experience.
Paekākāriki to Pauatahanui Inlet, return via Plimmerton
More than two hours
A half-day road cycle loop that takes in varied, picturesque scenery. Head up to the summit of Paekākāriki Hill Road, then to Battle Hill and the calm waters of Pauatahanui Inlet. Return via Pukerua Bay or jump on a train if you're out of steam.
Ames St Reserve
Paekākāriki Village
Less than one hour
An easy amble in Paekākāriki village’s southern parts, this walk combines bush, beach and views of the escarpment and ocean. A highlight is Ames St Reserve, or Penguin Park, where blue penguins nest.
59 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
027 281 1570
doris.zuur@gmail.com
Wholesome meals, home-cooked from fresh ingredients, as organic, as seasonal, as local as possible. Minimum 20 people. Caring for people, planet and spirit. Courses in permaculture, gardening, bread baking, nature connection, fermented food.
Mon-Fri: 8am-5pm
0800 77 66 33
admin@pestproof.co.nz
Pestproof Pest Control and The Antman are your trusted local pest control technicians covering from Wellington through to Palmerston North and the Wairarapa. Give us call on 0800 77 66 33 or send us a message if you need pests removed from your property. We're here to help!
027 444 3210
bob@momentsoflight.nz
For all your photography needs - wedding, family, events and fine art. Right here in Paekākāriki!
20 Clarkes Crescent
Paekākāriki
Mon-Fri: 10am-5pm
021 192 8447
hello@catherineadam.co.nz
With over twenty years experience in the world of visual communication, both in NZ & New York, I have gained a reputation for being a very conscientious and skilled creative. I offer the full brand experience — strategy, branding, print material, web design and brand photography.
027 242 4646
ebonylambphotographer@gmail.com
Professionally trained photographer available in Kāpiti & worldwide with a specialty in portraiture of people, places & things.
mark@markcoote.com
Award-winning local freelance photographer.
Piano lessons -
Ames St
Paekākāriki
Julia Truscott
027 688 8292
thepineappleproject@gmail.com
Piano lessons, all levels and ages welcome.
Piano lessons - Circle of Fifths
32 Ames St, Paekākāriki
Shona Jaunas
021 905 886
shona_violin@hotmail.com
Music teacher: BMus in performance violin & up to intermediate piano. Theatre direction, writing and performance.
Piano tuner - Wellington Piano Service
04 388 8192
info@pianotech.co.nz
We are a piano tuning and repairing business based in Miramar, Wellington but service Paekākāriki. We provide all piano services, including tuning, servicing and repairing.
Picture framing - PaperFrame
Most days by arrangement
Sonia Blazina-den Otter
021 953 494
sonia@paperframe.nz
Picture framing studio offering professional custom framing service. Original art, photographs, certificates, prints, memorabilia all catered for, conservation materials and art glass products available.
I also do reiki and astrology readings.
20 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
Mon, Tues: 9.15-12.30pm
Fri: 9.15-12.45pm (bilingual session)
04 292 8820
paekakariki@playcentre.org.nz
Paekākāriki Playcentre provides three sessions a week; Mon, Tues, & Fri (bilingual) where the focus is on child-initiated play, whānau and community. Pop in and visit us!
Playground - Campbell Park
The Parade & Wellington Rds
Paekākāriki
Stunning views. Comprehensive playground with skate park, picnic spots and plenty of room to kick a ball around.
Plumber - Pete Bartholomew
021 259 8830
Police - Community Constable
John Stewart
(04) 296 6809
john.stewart@police.govt.nz
Amy Delahunty
022 519 4235
info@paekakarikipops.co.nz
Handmade on the Kāpiti Coast and bursting with real fruit, our pops are the perfect tasty treat for a hot summer day! We attend local events and festivals, and also provide catering, home delivery and are stocked in a number of stores including our local Village Groceries.
43 Ocean Rd
Paekākāriki
027 281 4040
justharriet@hotmail.com
I offer tutoring and workshops for adults in drawing and painting, and art classes for children age 10 to 18. I also paint portraits by commission.
11 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Daily: 7:30am-8:30pm
Bhavesh Morar
04 292 8020
Your local go-to. From spices to hardware, we've got it all! A good range of organics, including boutique beer and wine, Postshop service and Transmetro tickets. Local stockist of Paekākāriki Pops.
Paekākāriki School
90 Wellington Rd
Fri: 9am-12pm
Tina Pope
027 232 9998
pottypotters16@gmail.com
Potty Potters meet every Wed morning to prepare plants for our autumn and spring plant sales which funds the garden programme and teacher aides. We welcome all interested people - gardeners and non-gardeners, parents and grandparents and non-parents for all these activities.
Prayer - Mary Pollard
marylouisepollard@gmail.com
If you would like prayer Mary Louise Pollard would be happy for you to contact her.
Programme & event management - Holly Jane Ewens
027 270 7090
hollyewens@yahoo.com
Independent contractor with a background in the arts. Event management & coordination, copywriting & proofing, community engagement & networking.
Sally Forman
04 904 4305
021 0285 6029
sally@authenticharmony.co.nz
Sally Forman, qualified psychotherapist and certified coach. Offers life coaching, psychotherapy, and public speaking coaching. Sally will guide you to new insights, choices and connections with others.
Ōtaki, Paraparaumu, Waikanae.
The nearest public swimming pool is Coastlands Aquatic centre, a heated indoor pool, open year-round. In the summer months Waikanae Pools is a family friendly outdoor option complete with BBQs for hire.
Paekākāriki public toilets
Cnr Beach & Wellington Rds
Lower Campbell Park
Ranger - Queen Elizabeth Park
Ramaroa
Queen Elizabeth Park
Mackays Crossing
Wayne Boness
04 237 5793
021 667321
wayne.boness@gw.govt.nz
Principal Ranger, Western Sector Parks, Greater Wellington Regional Council (GWRC)
04 902 7708
0800 22 22 33
care@dellarandall.co.nz
Premium property specialist. Sell your home with the long-serving local Real Estate team.
Whareroa Farm
1-2 hours
This is a spectacular mountain bike ride from the base of Whareroa Farm, with fantastic views down the valley and out to sea. An easy winding uphill is followed by an intermediate downhill track - the single-track twists, bends and bumps will keep you focused. Great for older kid
Reiki - Bruce Pryor
04 904 8327
027 945 0436
All aspects of tree work, mulching and stump grinding. Fencing, retaining walls, decking, general landscaping services & often firewood. Reiki practitioner.
Reiki - PaperFrame
Most days by arrangement
Sonia Blazina-den Otter
021 953 494
sonia@paperframe.nz
Picture framing studio offering professional custom framing service. Original art, photographs, certificates, prints, memorabilia all catered for, conservation materials and art glass products available.
I also do reiki and astrology readings.
2 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Tues-Sun: 10am-10pm
04 292 8081
finnskapiti@xtra.co.nz
Finn's Paekakariki is a privately owned, modern, boutique hotel comprising a café & bar with craft beers on tap and superior studio units with spa baths, king-size beds, microwave, tea and coffee-making facilities.
Whareroa Road
Queen Elizabeth Park
Mackay's Crossing
SH1
Paekākāriki
Sat: 10am-4pm
Sun: 10am-3.30pm
027 355 3046
Kapiti Stables provides grazing spaces for private owners, riding lessons, equine therapy and treks through QE Park, Whareroa Farm and along the beach between Paekākāriki and Raumati South.
04 298 5172
admin@kowhaiwelly.co.nz
25 years Roofing experience, Licensed Building Practicioners. Reliable, efficient and honest team. The name you can trust.
Rubbish & recycling services - Composting New Zealand
160 Otaihanga Road
Otaihanga
Mon-Sat: 8am-5pm Sun: 9am-5pm
04 298 8774
0800 888 200
Green waste, mulch, compost & aggregates.
220 Otaihanga Road
Otaihanga
Mon-Sat: 8am-5pm. Sun: 9am-5pm.
Closed: Christmas, New Years Day, Good Friday, ANZAC
04 298 5207
Green waste, recycling, general waste & re-use shop.
Rubbish & recycling services - Waikanae green waste and recycling centre
50 Park Avenue
Waikanae
Mon-Sat: 8am-5pm Sun: 9am-5pm.
Closed: Christmas & New Year's day, Good Friday, ANZAC
04 298 8774
90 Wellington Road
Paekākāriki
Mon to Fri: 8.30am - 3.30pm
04 292 8205
administration@paekakariki.school.nz
We are the home of The Barefoot Learner, where belonging, connecting, exploring and thriving are our valued guiding principles. Paekākāriki locals and visitors alike are welcomed here to share in our community spirit.
The Old Dental Clinic
Paekākāriki School
90 Wellington Rd
Mark Amery
paekakarikifm@gmail.com
As part of Paekākāriki 88.2FM our tamariki at Paekākāriki School have the opportunity to run their own lunchtime half-hour radio shows 1-1.30pm weekdays (repeating 8-8.30am). They share music, stories, news and talk to others, growing their public presentation & technical skills.
Scout den bookings
Upper Campbell Park
Paekākāriki
Aliki Weststrate
021 295 6877
Scout Den
Upper Campbell Park
Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
Mon: Keas 4:30–5:30pm
Tues: Cubs 6:30 – 7:45pm, Vntrs 7.30pm
Wed: Scouts 7-8.45pm
paekakarikiscoutgroup@gmail.com
Paekākāriki Scout Group is a thriving community group catering for children and young people aged from 6-18 years.
Paekākāriki School
90 Wellington Rd
Wed: 4.30-5.30pm (7-13 years)
Wed 5.30-6.30pm (13yrs - adults)
Raima Kingi
021 108 5888
sdpk@hotmail.co.nz
We practice Combat Hapkido, a self-defence martial art. Come and learn the discipline, get fit and empower yourself.
0800 442 628
Septic tank cleaning and maintenance.
0800 486 486
kapiti.council@kapiticoast.govt.nz
Sewing & alterations - Holly Andrews
Holly Andrews
027 253 0260
Local sewing wizard. Experienced with all forms of dress-making and alterations from gowns to underpants.
Sewing & alterations - Kirsty Anderson
021 143 4899
Roman blinds, curtains and upholstery.
Paekākāriki Social Pool club
Paekākāriki Bowling Club
Deb Ferrere
Social, fun and beginners welcomed! We are still finalising our meeting days for 2019, so get in touch or pop into the Bowler to know more.
Social worker - Anne Woodside
027 233 1034
apwoodside@gmail.com
Registered Social Worker, MANZASW, EMDR NZ ACC registered. Providing therapy, supportive counselling and specialist support around: Autism/Asperger's, Individual Therapy, Trauma & Abuse recovery, Relationship Counselling, Child and Family work & Supervision. Local private rooms.
Paekākāriki Sports Club
The Dugout (under Memorial Hall)
The Parade
Paekākāriki
Paul Howard
The Paekākāriki Football Club is a big part of the community and is the only sporting club representing the village. The club has two senior teams with a mixture of different skilled players and a junior football league.
Sportsfield - Campbell Park
The Parade & Wellington Rds
Paekākāriki
Stunning views. Comprehensive playground with skate park, picnic spots and plenty of room to kick a ball around.
Sportsfield - Tilley Rd
Tilley Rd Nth
Queen Elizabeth Park
Paekākāriki
Also home to the community gardens & Weaver's Whare.
Ocean Rd, Paekākāriki
Services: Sun 10.30am
Office: Tues - Fri 9am-12pm
04 902 5809
kapitiuniting@outlook.com
Our membership is open, welcoming and affirming, accepting of everyone, not just the main uniting denominations.
Cnr Beach Rd and Ames St
Paekākāriki
paekakarikicommunitytrust@gmail.com
St Peter's Village Hall is a much loved community venue which hosts many gigs, markets, private and community events. Bookings on their website.
St Peter’s Anglican Church
Beach Road
Paekākāriki
Sun 10am
Margaret Griffiths
04 904 7300
margaretgriffiths@paradise.net.nz
All welcome.
Railway Station
Paekākāriki
Sat-Sun: 11am-3pm
Public holidays: 11am-3pm
Dave Johnson
Carol Reihana: 04 905 8275
stationmaster@stationmuseum.co.nz
The Trust has restored the historic south-end signal box and is responsible for the Paekākāriki Arts Walk as well as tending many historical artefacts on display in its museum. There is also a bookshop & coffee shop attached to the museum.
The Engine Shed
SH 1
Paekākāriki
Mon-Sat: 9am-4pm
Peter Norman
0800 STEAMINC
027 446 6504
enquiries@steaminc.org.nz
Membership is open to anyone who wishes to support the activities of the Society. Frequent excursions to different destinations, typically every 1-2 months as advertised.
The Parade Nth
Queen Elizabeth Park
Paekākāriki
Elyse Robert
elyserobert@gmail.com
The Paekākāriki Surf Lifeguards patrol Paekākāriki Beach from November through March. We have a large active membership of junior surf (7-13 years) and senior members (14 years+) & offer competitive training squads for surf sports.
Paekākāriki Surf Club
The Parade
Paekākāriki
Thurs: 7.30-9.30pm (May-Sept)
Mark Amery
mark@amery.net
No previous experience is needed and families are welcome. The club is run collectively with five tables, bats, balls and nets provided. To play we ask members to pay an annual subscription to cover hall hire and maintenance: $20 for an individual and $25 for a family.
5 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Wed & Thurs: 7.30am-4pm
Fri: 7.30am-8.30pm
Sat & Sun: 7.30am-4pm
04 902 9029
beachroaddeli@gmail.com
Breakfast bagels, delicatessen meats, salads & cheeses, pizzas, cabinet food, fresh bread & coffee.
Paekākāriki School
90 Wellington Rd
Mon: 7pm
Maggi Kerr-Andrew
04 297 9080
maggikerrandrew@gmail.com
04 298 3335
027 556 1735
info@kapiticoastshuttles.co.nz
Taxi - Uber driver
Jan McKenzie
027 453 0462
Your local Paekākāriki Uber driver! Anyone wanting an Uber (if no cars are available on the app) can directly get in touch.
Queen Elizabeth Park
Less than one hour
One of the best family-friendly biking opportunities in the Wellington region. Te Ara o Whareroa is a mainly-flat 6km sealed track on the inland side of the coastal sand dunes in Queen Elizabeth Park. It’s popular with all ages, from students biking to school in Raumati to older
Weaving Whare
North end of Tilley Rd
Queen Elizabeth Park
Paekākāriki
Tues: 6.30-9pm
Margaret Jackson
027 337 8127
margaret.jackson@kc.school.nz
We meet during the school term and occasionally run one-off workshops in the weekend. If you are wanting to learn about raranga or have a special project on or just enjoy weaving with company, we would love to see you.
162 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
04 299 0812
office@tera.school.nz
A Waldorf Kindergarten arising from the educational principles of Rudolf Steiner
162 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
Mon: 9.00am - 12.00pm
office@tera.school.nz
A Waldorf Playgroup arising from the educational principles of Rudolf Steiner.
Brendon Nilsen
021 351 121
brendon@coastech.co.nz
For all your IT & technology needs. Locally owned and operated.
Cnr of Wellington & Robertson Rds
Paekākāriki
Ladies club Mon: 6.30pm
Mixed club Wed: 6.30pm
Junior coaching Sun: 10am
Carol Stewart
04 904 3645
021 108 2715
New members are very welcome. Membership allows you to take part in club days/nights, free entry in club tournaments, free beginner level coaching for 8-18 year olds and access to professional coaching and interclub.
Textile Craft Group
St Peter’s Hall
Paekākāriki
Every 2nd Tues: 1 -3pm
Tania Preston
021 232 5682
(04) 905 8513
Theatre practitioner - Circle of Fifths
32 Ames St, Paekākāriki
Shona Jaunas
021 905 886
shona_violin@hotmail.com
Music teacher: BMus in performance violin & up to intermediate piano. Theatre direction, writing and performance.
Pukerua Bay
Less than one hour
Ride south from Paekākāriki on the footpath edged between State Highway One and the rocky coast. Spot the Escarpment walkers high above, or even an orca if you're lucky. Stop at Pukerua Bay lookout to admire the huge views, and keep an eye out for Taranaki or Ruapehu in the far d
0800 801 700
info@metlink.org.nz
11 Beach Rd
Paekākāriki
Daily: 7:30am-8:30pm
Bhavesh Morar
04 292 8020
Your local go-to. From spices to hardware, we've got it all! A good range of organics, including boutique beer and wine, Postshop service and Transmetro tickets. Local stockist of Paekākāriki Pops.
Tues, Thurs, Fri: Departs 9.50am returns 2pm
A ‘hail and ride’ service within Paekakariki to Coastlands and the Kāpiti Health Centre.
0800 801 700
info@metlink.org.nz
Transport - Uber driver
Jan McKenzie
027 453 0462
Your local Paekākāriki Uber driver! Anyone wanting an Uber (if no cars are available on the app) can directly get in touch.
Simon Reeve
027 321 0305
koalatakimala@gmail.com
Professional horticulture services from Paekākāriki to Ōtaki.
Tree services - Bruce Pryor
04 904 8327
027 945 0436
All aspects of tree work, mulching and stump grinding. Fencing, retaining walls, decking, general landscaping services & often firewood. Reiki practitioner.
Tree services - Classic Arboriculture
Tilley Rd
Paekākāriki
Brett Pryor
027 252 7742
No hacking, lopping or topping.
22 years experience. Arboriculture certified.
Horomona Rd
Paekākāriki
Mon-Fri: 8am–5pm
Sat: 9am–5pm
Jade Darbyshire
027 343 8846
jade.elitearb@gmail.com
With over 10 years of industry experience on the Kapiti Coast from Foxton to Wellington, we offer wide a range of services. Qualified and fully insured.
124 Wellington Road
Paekākāriki
Ralph Wallace
027 289 1422
information@trianglecentre.org.nz
A new-agey goodwill information centre based here in Paekākāriki. We hold regular full moon meditation meetings, have a library of spiritual books from a very wide range of traditions, plus we have books, prints and cards for sale.
Paekākāriki Village
Less than one hour
A leisurely bike ride along the village’s streets. Enjoy the views from high points at each end of the village, including the Memorial Lookout and Ames St Reserve.
Village Improv Classes
Paekākāriki Library
14 Wellington Rd
Wed: 7-8:30pm
Sarah Kirwin
villageimprov@gmail.com
Improv your life! Have fun and spend your Wednesday evenings laughing and being creative in a safe and supportive space.
Violin lessons - Circle of Fifths
32 Ames St, Paekākāriki
Shona Jaunas
021 905 886
shona_violin@hotmail.com
Music teacher: BMus in performance violin & up to intermediate piano. Theatre direction, writing and performance.
Fire Station
31 Tilley Road
Paekākāriki
Paul Furfie (Chief)
027 537 9493
Queen Elizabeth Park
less than one hour
Enjoy this easy escape along a bush-lined stream, at the village’s northern edge.
wainuiwhenua@gmail.com
Wainuiwhenua is a community-led group working with local iwi to achieve the best future uses of surplus Transmission Gully land for the Paekākāriki community and Kāpiti District.
Pukerua Bay
more than one hour
This track is rough and ready. Follow around the rocky coast from Pukerua Bay, fringed by shingle beaches and steep slopes above. You may have to scramble over rocks or slog over shingle banks in places. Wairaka Point is a feature, with rocky islets and sometimes a stray seal.
Janet.Holborow@kapiticoast.govt.nz
Queen Elizabeth Park
Mackays Crossing entrance
Paekākāriki
Sat-Sun: 11am-4.30pm
Public holidays: 11am-4.30pm
Open daily Boxing Day-late Jan
info@wellingtontrams.org.nz
Take a fun ride, enjoy the nature. Take time to look at the displays and photos on show in the Tram Barn and have a look at videos of trams in action or become a member and assist with restoration, drive trams etc. Our kiosk is open selling cold drinks, ice creams and snacks.
Whareroa Farm
Mackays Crossing
whareroa.gct@gmail.com
A Charitable Trust of volunteers which was established to protect and develop Whareroa Farm Reserve (WFR) as a reserve for environmental and heritage conservation and public enjoyment. Planting working bees, pest control, track development, guided tours.
021 154 6034
liana.stupples@gmail.com
Offering strategic facilitation, re-wild yourself, experiences and nature connection.
Peter Wilson
021 296 3951
info@littledogbarking.co.nz
Quality theatre performances for little ones & their caregivers. Specialist workshops can be arranged.
Writing services - Holly Jane Ewens
027 270 7090
hollyewens@yahoo.com
Independent contractor with a background in the arts. Event management & coordination, copywriting & proofing, community engagement & networking.
Less than one hour
The Yankee Trail winds along the Wainui Stream, then heads north to the US Marine Memorial. Here you can read about the American namesakes of this trail. The track gives great views of a scenic wetland and farmed hills - including plenty of sheep!
Yoga: Memorial Hall
Consults/massages: 28 Te Miti St
Mon: 7-8.30pm Yoga
Thurs: 9.30-10.45am Yoga
Tues-Sat: 9am-2pm Health Consults/massage
Anja Foley
021 023 50601
anja@avida.co.nz
I am an experienced Ayurveda consultant specialised in Ayurvedic Medicine and Ayurvedic Yoga Therapy. My yoga classes are at Memorial Hall. Massage & health consultations from 28 Te Miti St.
Yoga - Restorative yoga
Paekākāriki library
14 Wellington Rd
Paekākāriki
Tues: 10-11.30am
Adhyatma Asphodel Myhre
021 054 8756
adhyatma108@gmail.com
Restorative Yoga uses the practice of stillness and gentle movements to allow you to completely relax and rest. It is a therapeutic application of yoga to remedy stress and excess stimulation.