Protocols for Our Lady of the Valleys Parish around the Protection Framework protocols can be accessed by clicking the link

When a gathering limit applies for a service (ie SATURDAY VIGIL MASS 5:30pm at Stokes Valley) PREBOOKING is REQUIRED. The Picktime Booking system of available for this Mass. If you are not prebooked you are not able join the celebration Click the link for Picktime booking. NOTE each individual needs a separate booking to ensure we remain within our 50 person limit.


Video guidance for COVID Traffic Light System for OLOV


Bishops Pastoral Letter Covid-19 vaccinations and Traffic Light System

Our Lady of the Valleys is live-streaming our Family Mass at 5:30pm on Christmas Eve Friday 24th December. To access please click here.


2021 Advent Christmas /2022 January Service Timetable


NZ Catholic bishops urge support for Covid-19 vaccine


The Parish supports the Government call to continue CONTRACT TRACING response to COVID-19


We continue to ask attendees to record details of all who attend Mass. Please depart earlier than usual to allow time to record your details at the Church. This will allow services to start on time and reduce a bottle-neck at entry.

There is also a QR code in place in both churches and in the various meeting rooms in the Parish, as well as sign in sheets in all buildings. Please arrive early to allow time to record attendance at services.

Activities and Functions

The ministries and services we offer to provide support and assistance

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HelpfulĀ  Information

General help on how to find and use the church services available.

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Parish Background

Our Parish was established by Cardinal John Dew on the 1st February 2015.

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Useful links to Catholic-connected religious and educational organisations

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Our Lady of the Valleys Parish is a mixture of suburban and rural lifestyles centred around the suburbs of Heretaunga/Trentham and Stokes Valley. We draw our congregation from many peoples from different cultures, backgrounds and nationalities. Under Christ our Saviour and through the outpouring of the Holy Spirit we strive to be united in faith and good works.