YWCA Whangarei
21 Rust Ave, Whangarei 0110
Ph. 09 438 2926
Office hours: 
Mon-Fri 8.00am–3.30pm

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Crystal YWCA whangarei programmes and youth coordinator at ka tu maia 2018

Crystal YWCA whangarei programmes and youth coordinator at ka tu maia 2018

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The YWCA Whangarei have been indispensable in their community for almost 100 years, providing safe and affordable spaces for local women. In additional to their hostel, they also work closely with young women in the community to increase self confidence, positive body image and economic independence. 

Whangarei YWCA Hostel

Open to women and men, only 5 minutes from the city centre and bus terminal. 
For accomodation bookings after hours a staff member is on call until 9.00 pm.
To inquire about accomodation please contact us by phone, using the online form, or drop in and see us.

Hostel facilities:

  • Three wings, each with a shared kitchen (fridge, freezer, microwave, oven, jug and toaster)

  • Lounge with a television

  • Bathroom

  • Wifi available for $10 per week

  • Coin operated laundry facilities

  • Free ironing space and outdoor clothes drying lines

  • Free vehicle parking


YWCA Body Confidence Workshops

Five Session Program (45 minutes each) for young women. Extensively covers the obstacles relating to healthy body images within a safe and fun environment.

Money Savvy

A free programme aimed at improving the financial literacy of high school students by providing information about debt, savings, and superannuation in fast-paced, interactive workshops.

Hall for Hire

 The YWCA Whangarei hall is available to hire for meetings and activities. Get in touch for more information. 

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