St Francis Xavier Parish
63 Park Avenue
PO Box 8061
Phone (09) 437 7902
Fax (09) 437 7904
Parish Office Hours
Tuesday – Friday, 8.30am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm – 3.30pm.
The office is closed on Mondays – phone if there is a matter requiring attention and do leave a message if staff are not available to answer at the time you call. Someone will get back to you promptly. The office is closed on Public Holidays.
If you require the services of a Priest for more urgent matters phone 09 437 5266 (do leave a message and your phone contact if no one answers and one of the priests will get back to you).
Parish Priest: Fr Chris Martin sm
Assisting Priest: Fr Peter McDermott sm
Assisting Priest: Fr Trevor Tindall sm
Assisting Priest: Fr John Craddock sm
Parish Secretary: Janet Ponifasio
Parish Administrator: Glennis McSherry
Areas of the Parish
The following communities are part of the Whangarei parish.
Holy Name of Mary Church
10 Valley Road
Holy Family Centre
Peter Snell Road
St Peter and Paul Church
Ngunguru (Christmas – New Year)
Tutukaka Coast Community Church
Corner of Nunguru Road and Waiatoi Road, Ngunguru.
McLeod’s Bay Community Church
McLeod’s Bay Road.