Tauranga Community Visit

Thursday 20 June, 6鈥8pm

Everyone's welcome. Whether you're an Old Boy, a past, current or future parent, or looking to join our community, we'd love to see you when we visit your local area. This is an opportunity to meet other members of the College community in an informal gathering.

Business Banter with co-owner, McDonald Textiles, Ben Ensor

Wednesday 26 June, 7鈥8.30am, Chapman Room

Join us for breakfast and a very special edition of Business Banter with Old Boy Ben Ensor, co-owner of McDonald Textiles 鈥 the brand behind high-quality merino fashion labels Standard Issue, Royal Merino, and McDonald.

Ben will share the story of how his Marlborough farming family has stepped into the world of high fashion to grow several of the country鈥檚 most successful New Zealand-made knitwear brands while navigating the challenges along the way.

Better Boys | Better Men 鈥 Parent Education Evening with Andrew Reiner

Wednesday 26 June, 6.30pm

Join us for a Parent Education Evening with Andrew Reiner, author of 鈥楤etter Boys, Better Men鈥. A well-known writer, educator, and researcher, Andrew considers how modern masculinity is harming our young men and shares steps to support a new masculinity so that they can truly thrive. Everyone is welcome to hear from Andrew on Wednesday 26 June at 6.30pm at our joint event in the Christchurch Boys鈥 High School hall.

No booking required.

Parent Education Evening with Paul Dillon 鈥 Teens, parties, alcohol, and vaping 鈥 what do parents need to know?

Monday 1 July, 7pm, Chapman Room

Leading educator Paul Dillon examines the use of alcohol and other drugs, sharing simple strategies so that teens can interact with friends socially while reducing the risk of underage drinking and vaping and the potential dangers associated with such behaviour. He aims to empower parents to have open and honest family discussions.

Christ's College Parents' Association Mid-winter Drinks

Friday 5 July, 6鈥9pm

On the last Friday of Term 2 鈥 5 July, the Christ's College Parents' Association will host Midwinter Drinks. Come and share some midwinter cheer in the beautifully decorated and elegant Dining Hall at Christ's College. This will be a wonderful opportunity to gather together and celebrate midwinter.

Year 9 Father and Son Sunday Roast

Sunday 15 September, 5鈥6pm, Dining Hall

We would be delighted if you could join us in the Dining Hall for a tasty Sunday roast, and an opportunity to connect with other members of our Year 9 community.

175 Years Celebratory Weekend & CCOBA Reunion

14鈥16 February 2025

Join us for this extraordinary milestone as the community of Christ鈥檚 College unites to celebrate its 175th anniversary in our magnificent new Upper West and our treasured, much-loved Dining Hall.

The 175 Years Celebratory Weekend invites everyone to toast our remarkable continuity and connections across our global College community.

We invite everyone to gather for this historic occasion as we honour our past, share our wonderful memories and favourite stories, and look forward to our future.