" It’s somewhere cool to hang out after school, I like getting involved in all the activities"


Whangarei Youth Space provides free Youth Health and Youth Development services, programmes and activities for 12-24 yr olds in our city.

This is a safe and fun place where you can meet friends, get involved in what’s on, find a mentor, access health services and get education, training and employment support. 

Our Vision

All Young people thriving and valued

Our Mission

We exist so that young people in Whangarei have a place of belonging, easy access to support, development opportunities, and youth-specific health services.

Our values

Ngākau whakaute - Respect,
Hononga - Belonging,
Whakahoa - Partnership,
Kia manawanui - Courage,
Hiranga - Excellence, 
Auahatanga  - Creativity.

Making it happen


Whangarei Youth Space is registered charity.  We receive some government funding but each year we are faced with having to find significant funds to keep doing the critical work we do with the young people of Whangarei.   

We would like to acknowledge our key supporters that make our work possible.

Drop In Hours:

Monday: 3pm - 6pm
Tuesday: 3pm - 6pm
Wednesday: 3pm - 6pm
Thursday: 3pm - 6pm
Friday:  3pm - 6pm

What we do is made possible by the generous support of our local business community.  ​

Health Clinic Hours:

Our Clinic is open Monday to Thursday.

Our Youth Health Nurses are available by appointment or drop in at our Clinic. Dr Misty Hunter is available by appointment only on Wednesdays.

For appointments or more info Phone: 09 972 7248


Clinic Nurse 9.30am - 6pm

Dr Misty Hunter - Contact reception on 09 9727248

Help Us

We need help to keep our services free. Your support will create the world of difference to a young person that may not always have access to the help, support, role models, opportunities that they need​.

Thank you for wanting to contribute towards the free services that Whangarei Youth Space offer, for all Donations please email us on contact@youthspace.co.nz

You can  find us in the
Rose Gardens, 36 Water Street

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Contact Us:


PO Box 1483, Whangarei 0140

Email: contact@youthspace.co.nz
Phone: (09) 972 7248
Fax: (09) 972 7249

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