and a very warm welcome from the team of Te Ngakau Waiora Mercy Spirituality Centre


We are a retreat centre in the heart of Auckland, a city oasis for learning, prayer and reflection.


Our meeting rooms are available for conference, seminar and workshop facilities. 

Currently we are running a Sabbatical Programme for Senior Sisters 22 January - 6 March 2020 

Feedback from 2019


To read more information.See the news page for information on previous sabbaticals

To read an article from Tiaki Manatu about the Sabbatical Programme 2018 

Listen in to our weekly radio show with Beate on Planet FM

Click here to listen to her previous interview with Bishop Patrick Dunn on the Year of Mercy

and on the 2019 Ad Limina Visit of the
New Zealand Catholic bishops.



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This week's Muffin Talk is the repeat of an interview with Kevin McBride. Kevin summarises the history around
Te Tiriti o Waitangi - the Treaty of Waitangi.
If you want to know more about this New Zealand public holiday and its origins, come to the presentation by Susan Healy on 28 February, 7-9pm (koha).



  • Spirituality & Art with Mary Barker
    Born of a women.  What art tells us about the life and death of the Virgin Mary.
    Monday 2 March, 10am-1.30pm. $25 incl. lunch

  • Rejoice & Sing with Fr Chris Skinner sm
    Be refreshed and inspiried through silence, prayer, sharing and song.
    Tuesday 3 March, 10am-1.30pm. $25 incl. lunch

Bookings essential, email: to register.



Christian Meditation in Chapel 

7.30 pm Mondays will start again
Monday 10 February 2020

1.30 - 2.15pm Thursdays start again
Thursday 13 February 2020
Note: NEW TIME of 1.30-2.15pm

Centering Prayer 

Third Wednesday of the Month

7.30-8.30 pm in the Chapel - No CP in January.  Will start again for 2020 Wednesday 19 February

At Te Ngakau Waiora Mercy Spirituality Centre

104 The Drive, Epsom
To register  Phone: 638 6238 or Email: 

Te Ngakau Waiora Mercy Spirituality Centre is a work of Nga Whaea Atawhai Sisters of Mercy Aotearoa New Zealand.

Te Ngakau Waiora Mercy Spirituality Centre
104 The Drive, Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand
00 64 (0) 9 638 6238