Activity Groups


Get ready to have a blast playing the thrilling game of 8-Ball! Our venue offers excellent lighting and a perfectly designed main floor, providing you with the best possible playing experience. We extend a warm welcome to new members, as we love growing our community. Join us every Monday for our club nights, where the excitement never stops. To ensure your spot, kindly submit your name by 6:45 p.m. We guarantee a fantastic time filled with friendly competition and endless fun!

Subscription: $10.00

Contact: President – Craig Ward 027 480 4408

Cards 500

Are you ready for some friendly competition? Join us every Friday from 10:00am to noon for a thrilling game of Cards 500. Whether you’re a member or a guest, everyone is welcome to participate and have a great time. We even organize tournaments for those looking for an extra challenge. So gather your friends and come join us for a fun-filled morning of strategic card playing.

Contact: Marie Spurdle 027 756 6292

Club Dance

Come and join us for a thrilling night of Club Dance Modern Jive! This partner dance style is not only a blast but also a fantastic way to improve your fitness and expand your social circle. Held at the New Plymouth Club every Thursday at 7:00 pm, our classes offer a friendly and supportive environment to learn the easiest partner dance style around.

Once the class is over, the dance floor opens up at 8:00 pm for you to practice your moves and show off your new skills. It’s the perfect opportunity to let loose and have a great time! The cost is just $8 per class, and we offer casual attendance without any commitment. Additionally, we have concession options available for those who prefer to attend regularly.

For those looking to become more involved, consider our Club Dance membership. By joining for just $12 per year, you’ll gain access to exclusive benefits and become part of our vibrant dance community. So come on down, get your groove on, and embark on an incredible journey of fun, fitness, and friendship at Club Dance Modern Jive.

Just turn up or for more info contact:

Debbie Howatson 027 311 5411



Cribbage is a card game that was developed in the early 17th century in England. It is typically played with a standard deck of 52 cards, although specialized cribbage boards and pegs are often used to keep score.

Cribbage can be played with two, three, or four players, with different variations of the game depending on the number of players involved. It is a popular game that combines skill, strategy, and a bit of luck, making it enjoyable for players of all ages.

Members meet at 1.00pm until 3.00pm on Tuesdays.

If you’re interested in learning how to play cribbage or want to know more about the rules Contact: Nancy 06 758 3527


Experience the thrill of Euchre, a card game that combines skill, entertainment, and friendly competition. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to sharpen your skills, this game is both enjoyable and engaging. Join our welcoming community of members and guests who gather every Wednesday at 7:00 PM and on the 3rd Sunday of each month at 1:30 PM. Don’t miss out on the excitement of our organized tournaments, where participants have the chance to win fantastic prizes. Come and join us for an unforgettable time filled with camaraderie and the joys of Euchre.

Contact: Marie Spurdle 027 756 6292

Indoor Bowls

Join us for the excitement of Indoor Bowls at our welcoming club! Every Monday at 7:00 p.m., we gather for club nights where players can showcase their skills. To become a part of our thriving community, make sure to register before this time. Additionally, on Fridays at 12:30 p.m., we offer social Indoor Bowls sessions for those looking for a more relaxed atmosphere. Our spacious facility can accommodate up to 20 mats, ensuring ample space for friendly competitions.

If you’re seeking some healthy competition, look no further! We organize interclub events that span from March to October, both within our facility and at other locations. With our friendly group of 30-plus members, you’ll never be short on camaraderie. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced player, we are dedicated to helping everyone feel welcome and ensuring a positive experience. Come join us and learn the ropes while having a competitive and enjoyable time!

Contact: David Connett 027 414 4214

Senior Activity Group

At our club, we believe in embracing life to the fullest and building lasting friendships with others who are in a similar age group. Every Tuesday at 1:00 pm, we gather together at the Club for an array of enjoyable activities. Engage in friendly games of cards, such as Euchre and 500, join in lively Indoor Bowls matches, or try your hand at 8-ball. Of course, there’s always time for socializing and connecting with fellow members.

It’s a delightful opportunity to indulge in tasty bites while engaging in conversation and laughter. We also organize reciprocal visits from other clubs on a regular basis, allowing you to explore new environments and make connections beyond our own community. Plus, we occasionally plan fun day trips for a change of scenery and an enjoyable outing.

Don’t spend your days alone at home! Join us and experience the joy of companionship, laughter, and engaging activities. Our welcoming community is waiting for you to become a part of it.

President:           Lynnette McDowell

Secretary:           Stephanie Hansen

Contact: Please Contact Lynette 027 873 1642 or Stephanie 027 498 7586


Join us for an exciting game of Mahjong! This captivating tile-based game is now available as a new addition to our club’s offerings. Every Wednesday from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, we gather together to indulge in the strategic and engaging world of Mahjong. Whether you are a seasoned player or a beginner looking to learn, everyone is welcome to join in on the fun!

Originating in China in the 19th century, Mahjong has since become a beloved game played all around the globe. It brings people together, allowing friends and family to bond and have a great time. With its social nature and intriguing gameplay, Mahjong offers a wonderful opportunity for connection and enjoyment. Gather around the table and experience the thrill of this timeless game.

Don’t miss out on this chance to be part of a community that appreciates the art of Mahjong. Join us and let the tiles guide you to hours of entertainment and shared laughter with your fellow players.

President:          Elfriede Mundt

Contact: Please Contact Elfriede 021 144 2417

New Plymouth & Districts RSA Inc

“Our mission is to remember and care for all those impacted by service for New Zealand”.

The RSA was formed in New Zealand in 1916 by returning Anzacs during World War One to provide support and comfort for service men and women and their families.

NPRSA Opening Hours: 9 am – 12 noon Mon – Fri

Main Phone: 06 758 3538
RSA President: Graham Chard
RSA Vice President: Helen Holswich
RSA Secretary: Vicki Bayly
RSA Treasurer: Peter kendrick
RSA Membership Number: 080
RSA Number: 380
Physical Address: 55 Gill Street, New Plymouth 4310
Postal Address: PO Box 3057 Fitzroy, New Plymouth 4341

Line dancing

“Welcome to all those interested in joining our cheerful community for fun, camaraderie, and enjoyable exercise! When you initially join us, one of our club members will gladly assist you with club registration if you’re not already a member.

You are invited to participate in our weekly Tuesday night sessions up to three times, with each class priced at $4. If you discover that line dancing resonates with you, it becomes mandatory to become a member of the New Plymouth Club, which comes at a modest fee of just $15 (membership forms are readily available at the bar). Additionally, you can become a part of our line dancing activity group by paying a yearly fee of $10.

By swiping your New Plymouth Club card, you gain access to the club’s facilities during their opening hours, including our restaurant.”

Absolute Beginners 5.00 pm to 6.00 pm

Beginner/ Low Improver 6.05 pm to 7.05 pm

Improver / intermediate 7.10 pm to 8.10 pm

New Members are most Welcome.

Subscription: $4 per class, $10 per year.

Contact: President – Maria Dravitzki 027 722 7237

Outdoor Bowls

Welcome to the Outdoor Bowls activity group! We have some exciting opportunities for both full members of affiliated bowling clubs and members of NP Club Inc. If you’re a full member of a bowling club that is affiliated with Clubs NZ, you are eligible to enter national chartered club tournaments.

Even if your bowling club is not affiliated with Clubs NZ but you’re a member of NP Club Inc, you can still join in on the fun! We welcome you to become a member of the outdoor bowls adjunct for a small fee.

No matter your affiliation, we guarantee a great time on our beautifully maintained greens. So grab your bowls and come join us for some outdoor bowling excitement!

Contact: President – Mike Wesley 06 758 3883

Rock n Roll

Join us for an incredible evening of Rock n Roll music and social dancing every Wednesday night from 7.00pm to 9.00pm. Whether you’re a beginner or looking to brush up on your dance skills, our friendly instructors will guide you through lessons starting at 7.00pm. Come and have a blast with us as we groove to the rhythm and let the music sweep you off your feet!

Contact: President – Nigel Wilding 021 286 6771


Welcome to the Snooker activity group, where you’ll find one of the finest cue sports facilities in the area! We boast a total of eight tables, perfect for both organized tournaments and casual social play. Join us on Tuesdays for our Club night, where you can register by 6.50 pm and dive into the thrilling world of snooker. Whether you’re a seasoned player or just starting out, we guarantee a fantastic time filled with camaraderie and friendly competition.

Contact: President – Ryan King 027 300 9808