Porirua Plunket Centre

Porirua Plunket Hub


Plunketline: 0800 933 922: 

Here's an overview of what we provide at the Porirua Plunket Centre.  Please scroll down for a full description of each service.

Plunket Clinic/Well Child Checks/Saturday Clinic: Open Mon - Sat Service: Phone 04 237 9909.

PIN Groups: Where you can learn about services for your family, and meet other parents.

  1. Waitangirua Group: Tuesday (term time) 10am – 11:30am. Contact: Melissa Kenworthy 021 803 834 or email melissa.kenworthy@plunket.org.nz Waitangirua Community Kindy, 3 Button Lane, Waitangirua.
  2. Titahi Bay group: Wednesday (Term time) 10am – 11:30am. Contact: Nila 04 478 9097 or email melissa.kenworthy@plunket.org.nz Titahi Bay Community Church (Upstairs) 25 Mana Ave, Titahi Bay.
  3. Plimmerton and surrounding areas: Monday (term time) 9:30am-11:30am Plimmerton Plunket rooms on Steyne Ave in Plimmerton. Contact Melissa Kenworthy on 021 803 834 or melissa.kenworthy@plunket.org.nz  
  4. Whitby - Scheduled dates throughout the year on Thursday's from 10-11:30am at the Whitby Library. For dates of the next session and other information contact Melissa on 021 803 834 or melissa.kenworthy@plunket.org.nz  

PEPE Courses: Free education sessions on your Growing Baby; Your Moving Baby; Your Active Toddler and Your Curious Young Child; Bookings required. Phone 04 460 4660.

SKIP Courses: Free education sessions on "Moving on from Nappies" and "Tantrums/Managing Challenging Behaviours". Bookings required. Phone: ring or text 021 237 8813.

Wellington Parent Education Sessions: Free education sessions on Food and Nutrition (0-6 months), Parenting support (7-12 months); Podiatrist; CPR. Bookings required. Phone 04 460 4660.

Playgroups: We currently run two playgroups.

  1. Pacific Playgroup Monday & Thursday 9:30am – 12:30pm at 31 Warspite Ave Cannons Creek. Tuesday 9:00am – 11:00am at Rangikura school hall Contact: Estelle on 022 164 6908 for more info. (Term Time).
  2. Paremata Playgroup: Mondays 9:15am - 11:15am $3 per child or $5 per family. Anchor Church, 1 Joseph banks drive Whitby (term time) Contact: Gail Bolitha on gailbolitho@yahoo.com

Before School Checks: Check that your child is fit, healthy and ready for school. For appointments phone 04 212 4553 or 04 212 4556 or email b4schoolcheckwellington@plunket.org.nz.

Toy Library’s

  1. Pukerua bay operates out of the Pukerua Bay tennis club, on Thursdays from 9.30am - 11.30am.
  2. Plimmerton Toy library open Tuesday 6 - 6.30pm & Thursday 9.30 – 11am term time. Plimmerton Plunket Rooms 9 Steyne Ave, Plimmerton.

Paremata Creche: open Monday-Fri day 8:30am – 12:30pm contact us on 04 234 1690 or email us on paremataplunketcreche@xtra.co.nz

Plunket Clinic details

Opening hours: Monday – Friday 9 - 3.30pm - Drop in to feed your baby, change a nappy, or find out about our latest courses and events.

For Plunket Nurse appointments please call first. Phone: 04 237 9909.
Address: 31 Warspite Avenue, Porirua.

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