The image Te Ara a Maria – Mary’s Way is on pilgri

mage in our Archdiocese.  On the weekend of 22-25th July the image will be at Our Lady of the Valleys Parish Click here for Timetable

Click here for 2022 Nomination Form for Parish 


May 2022 COVID LEVEL ORANGE Protocols for Our Lady of the Valleys Parish around the Protection Framework protocols can be accessed by clicking the link

A gathering limit based in the seating capacity of our churches still applies for a Sunday service (i.e.  5:30pm Sat  8:30am and 10:




While no longer mandated parishioners are offered the opportunity to continue 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 are QR codes 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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Helpful  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.