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Kilbirnie Corps

Welcome to The Salvation Army Kilbirnie Corps. We are a friendly and multicultural church seeking to live like Jesus and serve our community. We invite you to come and join us, whether it is just to have a look, or you are searching out for a place to worship God. We hope to see you here.

Service time(s):

Sunday @ 10:30am

Everyone is welcome and Kids Church runs for preschool to intermediate-aged children during the second half of our services during school terms.

175 Onepu Road,
Lyall Bay
Phone: (04) 387 3917

Family Stores

31 Onepu Road,
Kilbirnie, Wellington
Phone: (04) 387 7271

Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 9-5pm, Sat: 10am - 4pm

Social services

We have a small foodbank available at our Kilbirnie office. Please contact us to arrange an appointment. Please direct all other welfare enquiries to The Salvation Army Newtown Worship and Community Centre.

There is a Bridge programme in the Wellington area. This provides a safe, integrated, high-quality treatment service for people whose lives have been affected by the harmful use of, or dependency on, alcohol or drugs. Please contact us at:

Wellington Bridge
219 Riddiford Street,
Newtown, Wellington
Phone: (04) 389 6566
Email: Wellington Bridge

There is also an Oasis centre in the Wellington area. This centre offers free consultation and rehabilitation programmes for problem gamblers, partners of gamblers and affected family members. Please contact us at:

Wellington Oasis
219 Riddiford Street,
Newtown, Wellington
Phone: (04) 389 6566
Email: Wellington Oasis Centre

Supportive Accommodation is available in the Wellington area. Please contact us at:

Wellington Supportive Accommodation Programme
22 Riddiford Street,
Newtown, Wellington
Phone: (04) 389 6566

There is no Education & Employment centre in the Kilbirnie area. Please contact our Petone Education & Employment office to see how we might help you with our other services.

Petone Education & Employment Centre
120 Cuba St
Petone 5040
Phone: (04) 566 2517


Please contact our Kilbirnie office to find out details of our services for seniors.

Kilbirnie Corps
175 Onepu Road,
Lyall Bay, Wellington
Phone: (04) 387 3917
Email: Kilbirnie Corps

Kids Church
Sundays during our 10:30am worship service. All children up to intermediate-age are welcome.

Friday Frenzies
Friday fortnightly for primary school-aged children are welcome.

Discipleship and social activities for youth aged Year 9 and up are available.

Bible study and social activities for 18 to 25 year olds.

Fridays during term time from 9:30am-11:30am for pre-schoolers accompanied by a parent/caregiver. Donation entry. Please also bring a plate of food to share for morning tea.”

Court and Prison chaplaincy services are available in the Wellington area. Please contact us at:

Hutt City Court and Prison Services
Phone: (04) 389 0594