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CHRISTCHURCH

JUNIOR AND YOUTH / 10-25 YEARS

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October Holiday Programme
Starting and finishing from Halswell Community Hub:
381 Halswell Road
Halswell

9.00am – 4.30pm each day

Thursday 14th October – Gondola & Glenlothian Farm
Let’s see the city from the best view in town in the morning, then we will head to Glenlothian Farm in West Melton to hang out with some furry friends.


Friday 15th October – MoveX & Minigolf
Bounce your heart out at MoveX in the morning, and then enjoy a fun game of minigolf at the Caddyshack in the afternoon

1 carer support day + $20 deposit 

Movie and Mexico’s

Saturday 30th October
10am–2pm


We’ll be celebrating the weekend with a relaxed morning movie followed by a delicious lunch at Mexico’s. See you all there!
 

½ carer support day + $20 deposit

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December Holiday Programme
Starting and finishing from Halswell Community Hub:
381 Halswell Road
Halswell

9.00am – 4.30pm each day

Monday 20th December – Berry Picking & Beach
Let’s discover some tasty morsels together at a local berry farm where we can pick our own! Then we’ll head to the beach to enjoy our treats and play some games.


Tuesday 21st December – Minigolf & Masterchef
Let’s head out for another game of our favourite, minigolf! In the afternoon we will have a cook off, may the best chef win.

1 carer support day + $20 deposit 

Clip n Climb and Cake

Saturday 4th December
10.30am–2.30pm


Let’s explore the many climbing walls at Clip n Climb, and then head back to Halswell for an epic bake off!


½ carer support day + $20 deposit

Christmas Cookie Party!

Saturday 11th December
10am-2pm

 

It’s Christmas time! Come join us for a morning of cookie cutters, icing, Christmas carols, and gingerbread men – a great way to get in the Christmas spirit!


½ carer support day + $15 deposit

 

YOUTH / 15-25 YEARS

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October Holiday Programme 
Starting and finishing from Halswell Community Hub:
381 Halswell Road
Halswell

9.00am – 4.30pm each day

Monday 11th October – Brunch & Bowling
Join us for a brunch date at a lovely café in Christchurch, then in the afternoon you’ll have the opportunity to show us your best bowling skills.

 

Tuesday 12th October – Hot Pools & Hoyts
In the morning we will hang out at He Puna Taimoana in New Brighton, then head to the cinema for the latest flick.

 

Wednesday 13th October – Tram & Tacos
Join us for an adventure around our central city! We will also stop on the way for a tasty Mexican treat.


1 carer support day + $20 deposit

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December Holiday Programme 
Starting and finishing from Halswell Community Hub:
381 Halswell Road
Halswell

9.00am – 4.30pm each day

Wednesday 15th December – Paintball & Pizza
We’re heading to McLeans Island for a thrilling game of low impact paintball. In the afternoon, we will make our own pizza from scratch.

 

Thursday 16th December – Akaroa & Alpacas
Let’s journey to our favourite destination – Akaroa! We will stop along the way at the famous Shamarra Alpaca Farm for some cuddles.

 

Friday 17th December – MoveX & Movies
Bounce your heart out at MoveX in the morning, then time for a
relaxing movie at Hoyts in the afternoon.

 

1 carer support day + $20 deposit

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Windwhistle Short Break

5th – 7th November


We’re going to explore the best of the Mt. Hutt area on this relaxed weekend away. With plenty of cafés, walks and even waterfalls to explore, this will not be one to miss!


3 carer support days + $120 deposit

 

YOUTH & YOUNG ADULTS

15-35 YEARS

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Wainui Youth Camp

5th - 8th October


We’re headed to the YMCA in Wainui for our Youth Camp this spring. We are in for a few adventurous days! Some activities include coasteering, archery, kayaking, and the giant
swing. Get excited!

 

4 carer support days + $170 (includes transport fee)

Queenstown 5 Day Getaway
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29th October – 2nd November


Recreate is heading to the adventure capital of NZ with the company of some other Recreater youth from other regions! Join us for a thrillseeking long weekend of jetboating, ziplining and
exploring the beautiful scenery of the south.

 

5 carer support days + $400 deposit

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Lake Brunner Getaway

26th – 28th November


We’re heading west to go stay on the shores of beautiful Lake Brunner! With day trip options out to Greymouth or Hokitika, this should be a fun exploration into a beautiful
part of the country.

 

3 carer support days + $120 deposit

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Orana Wildlife Park

Saturday 27th November
9am – 4pm


Come along for a day full of adventure as we head down to the Orana Wildlife Park. From lions to goats, this should be a fun day out with all your favourite animals!


1 carer support + $20 deposit

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Burgers and Bowling

Saturday 4th December


Join us for a classic Recreate combo. Show us your best bowling skills and then enjoy a tasty burger for dinner.
 

½ carer support day + $30 deposit

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Dunedin Getaway

14th – 17th October


We’re heading further afield to spend some time in the beautiful Dunedin! With stunning accommodation and all the fun and excitement of the Dunedin area at our doorstep, this will be a great four days away with friends.
 

4 carer support days + $200 deposit

Surfing Day
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Saturday 6th November
9am–1pm


As part of the training for our Surfing Seeking Summits programme later in the spring, we’re offering a training/give it a go day! Come test your skills in the water on what should be a fun day at the beach!


½ carer support day + $20 deposit

Seeking Summits Surfing
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18th – 21st November


Get your boardies ready for a swell weekend hanging ten in Sumner with some local surfing legends. Some friends from Auckland will also be
joining us, so let’s show them how to catch some waves!

 

*You must attend the Surfing Day (6th November) prior to this programme and a good level of fitness and swimming ability is required.
 

4 carer support days + $250 deposit

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Gore Bay Getaway

3rd - 5th December


We’re headed to Gore Bay for the weekend! This will be a relaxing weekend in a lovely little coastal town, focusing on exploring the
beaches and spending time with friends.


3 carer support days + $120 deposit

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Mt Lyford Midweek Short Break

8th – 10th December


We’re heading into the mountains for a fun and relaxing trip away with friends, enjoying the scenery of the Mt Lyford area. Please note: this Short Break is a little different as it is during the week as opposed to the weekend.


3 carer support days + $120 deposit

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Holly Jolly Christmas Party!

Saturday 11th December
4pm-8pm


It’s time to celebrate this amazing year we’ve had! Come join us for a huge Christmas party filled with secret Santa gifts, delicious food, dancing, and
Christmas attire.


½ carer support day + $25 deposit

 
 

Mid Week Opportunities

15-35 YEARS

MOXIE – Leeston Vege Plot

 

Tuesdays, 19th October – 7th December
8-week course (9.30am-3.30pm)


MOXIE days are awesome! These days out in Leeston combine
learning how to manage a market garden, teamwork and
developing new skills which will help when it comes to looking
for work.
Please note: we require a minimum of 4 participants to run this
programme.


4 carer support days + $80 deposit

MOXIE - Work Experience


Expression of Interest
 

We are working with employers and potential employers to create a shared vision of success for our young people. This is done by a step-by-step process and hands on support from Recreate NZ.
 

If you are thinking about work experience, please express your
interest in this programme. Email sheridan@recreate.org.nz to
express interest.

 

Life Skills Module
Cooking Round the World 


Tuesdays, 19th October – 7th December
8-week course (10am–2pm)


Our cooking module has been in high demand. We are hoping to
offer another day focused on cooking skills while learning about
different regions of the world and their cuisine.

 

*Please note: we require a minimum of 4 participants to run this
programme.


4 carer support days + $80 Deposit

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Life Skills Module
Farm to Plate 


Thursdays, 21st October – 9th December
8-week course (9.30am–3pm)


The Farm to Plate Module teaches us how we

turn the produce we grow into food we eat. In this module we will teach basic kitchen skills along with teaching creative ways for us to use excess produce we grow.
 

Please note: we require a minimum of 4 participants to run this
programme.


4 carer support days + $80 deposit

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Moxie 
MOXIE stands for Meaningful
Opportunities X’ing Into Employment.

MOXIE is a series of projects that provide meaningful work experience for participants. In Christchurch, this now includes the Vege Plot – development and ongoing maintenance of a market garden. We also have a group who explore employment in the Careers Club.

 

MOXIE is part of Recreate’s strategy to develop further mid-week, meaningful, skill-based opportunities for Recreate’s young people.

If you wish to express interest in these programmes or want more info, please contact Sally at sally@recreate.org.nz

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Mothers Retreat
 

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Mothers Retreat Day


Saturday 27th November – timing to be
determined (approx. 9am-4pm)


This one is for all the lovely mums of Recreate! We want to get you guys together for a bit of respite care, as this great day out coincides with the Orana Wildlife Park Urban. We are teaming up with a winery tour
company to take you all out to visit a few wineries in the Waipara region, with wine tastings and lunch included. Don’t miss this fun day out!


$60 cash (IF funding can be used, but not
Carer Support)