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Art Kaipara Inc
Valerie Arthur, Ph 09 420 6167

Auckland Council - Helensville Service Centre
49 Commercial Rd, Helensville (in War Memorial Hall building). Ph 09 301 0101

Bird Rescue
Judith Begg Ph 09 420 7395

North West District Business Association
BID Manager: Gary Holmes. Mobile 0274 966 283. Email: manager@northwestbusiness.co.nz
Membership & Support Manager: Shona Oliver. Mobile 022 426 3397. Email: info@northwestbusiness.co.nz 
Mail: PO Box 231, Helensville 0840
Website: www.northwestbusiness.co.nz

Boat Ramps
> Springs Road, Parakai. concrete, from half tide & up, parking, pontoon jetty
> Shelly Beach, South Head. Concrete ramp to beach, all tide. Public wharf toilets, store.

Budget Advisory Service
23 Commercial Rd, Helensville. Hours Mon, Wed, Thurs from 9:30am to midday. Ph 09 420 7740. Fax 09 420 7230. Email hlv.budget@xtra.co.nz 

Cemetery
130 Garfield Road, Helensville. Ph 09 420 8645. Postal address 49 Garfield Road, Helensville. Email dlmchugh@rodney.govt.nz

Citizens Advice Bureau
27 Commercial Road, Helensville. Incorporates Visitor Information Centre.
10am - 3pm weekdays.
Ph 09 420 7162, Fax: 09 420 7605
Email: helensville@cab.org.nz

Foodbank - Helensville/Parakai
Food parcels are delivered in the Helensville-Parakai area on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. People needing a parcel should phone 09 420 7725 and leave their details. Inquiries: contact co-ordinator Leigh Cummings, ph 09 420 8980

Genealogical Society
Helensville Branch, New Zealand Society of Genealogists.  Meets 7:30pm, 2nd Monday of each month from February to November at the Helensville War Memorial Hall supper room, Commercial Road.  Ph Bruce McLeod 09 420 5131.  Email Helensville@genealogy.org.nz

Helensville News
Helensville News is Helensville's community newspaper.
For all advertising and editorial enquiries contact Editor Dave Addison, Ph 09 420 7215 or email: dave@helensvillenews.co.nz
Website: www.helensvillenews.co.nz

Income Support Service
29 Commercial Rd, Helensville. Ph 09 420 7783

Justices of the Peace
Ross Anderson, Helensville. Ph 09: 420 8090
Dennis Cummings, Helensville. Ph: 09 420 8980
Chas Holst, Helensville. Ph: 09 420 8008
Roi Humphris, Helensville. Ph: 09 420 8412
Peter Lock, Helensville. Ph: 09 420 8816
John Smith, Helensville. Ph: 09 420 8428
Bruce Stuart, Helensville. Ph: 09 420 8924
Grev Walker, Helensville, Ph: 09 420 7173
Emma Louissa Hepi, Te Moau Avenue, Parakai. Mob: 027 482 0036 Email: emmahepi@yahoo.co.nz
Gillian Adshead, Glorit. Ph: 09 420 5318
Anna Jones, Kaukapakpa. Ph: 09 420 4353
Jenny Sheldon, Kaukapakapa. Ph: 09 420 4065
Jenny Holst, South Head. Ph: 09 420 2850
Marama Stead, South Head. Ph: 09 420 8942
John Eaton, Waitoki. Ph: 09 420 3331
Anne Adams, Woodhill. Ph: 09 420 9858
Dave Steele, Woodhill. Ph 09 420 8605

Library
Helensville Public Library
Commercial Rd, Helensville (in Helensville War Memorial building). 
9.30am - 5pm weekdays, 9.30am - 4pm Saturdays. Internet access available.
Email: helenslib@aucklandcouncil.govt.nz

Mainly Music
Pre-school music 1/2 hr session, 9:30am Fridays during school terms, at St Matthews Church lounge. Fun for mums and their children. Cost $3 per family, morning tea provided. Come and have fun making memories with music.
Enquiries: Katey Jackson, Ph 09 420 2019 Email: alex.emily.dickson@gmail.com

Marriage Celebrants
John Smith, State Highway 16, Te Pua. Ph 09 420 8428
Christine Impey, South Head Road, RD1. Ph 09 420 2086

Member of Parliament (Helensville electorate)
Hon. John Key (Prime Minister, National Party), Ph 09 412 2496. email: john@johnkey.mp.net.nz 
Electorate Office Agent: Genelle Bailey, email: genelle@johnkey.mp.net.nz

North West Migrant Families Assn
Ph 021 038 1256

Parent Aid North West
Offers free practical home help to South Kaipara families with small children needing help due to illness, accident, tiredness, stress or other family crisis.
Lynette Edmunds, ph 09 420 7002.

Recycling
> Helensville Community Recycling Centre, Mill Rd, Helensville. Open Thursday through to Sunday 8am to 4pm. Second hand shop on-site. Accepts recyclables such as plastic/glass bottles, cardboard and paper, scrap metal and whiteware free of charge as well as saleable items for the second hand shop. Also general rubbish, green waste, and demolition material. The site does not accept hazardous waste or any materials containing asbestos. Contact: Treena Gowthorpe, email: helensvillecommunityrecycling@gmail.com.
> Recycle Depot, 3 Stewart St, Helenville (behind Playcentre) open 7am to 7pm, 7 days. For green, brown & clear glass bottles, aluminium cans, paper and cardboard. Plastics and inorganic & household waste not accepted. Ph 420 7144

Rubbish Collections
Contact Auckland Council for dates of rubbish collections in your area.

The Mt Tabor Trust
Manages four community houses providing care and support for intellectually disabled residents. Ph 09 420 9701

Women and Family Centre
51 Commercial Road, Helensville. PO Box 141, Helensville
Ph: 09 420 7992 Fax: 420 7191 Email: hvllewomens.centre@xtra.co.nz
Open: Monday - Friday 10am-2pm. 
Services - counselling, family support, wellbeing courses, youth programmes, keep safe pre-school programme. Resources - library, information, refreshments, child friendly playground. Volunteers and donations welcome.

Vipassana Meditation Centre, Dhamma Medini
Offers 10-day courses in Vipassana Meditation as taught by S.N. Goenka.
153 Burnside Road, Kaukapakapa. Ph 09 420 5319, Fax 09 420 5320
Email: info@medini.dhamma.org. Website: www.medini.dhamma.org

Visitor Information Centre
Inside Citizens Advice Bureau (see above).

Transport

Public Transport
Buses are operated by Ritchies, phone 09 833 6053 or 09 832 5428
Bus stops are at Helensville Station, near the corner of Commercial Rd and Porter Cres, near the corner of Commercial Rd and Rimu St, and just past the store in Parkhurst Rd, Parakai.

Regional buses are operated by the Auckland Regional Transport Authority's MAXX service. Click here for detailed route descriptions and timetables