This is the new website of the
Association, set up in 1946 "to
promote the progress of
Southshore and to promote and
protect the community and the
Southshore natural and urban
Here you will find, in one place,
a reliable source of information
on events, news and links with
a focus on Southshore to help
the residents of our beautiful
and unique suburb in the
extraordinary times we are
Currently the focus is very
much on earthquake-related
issues, but, in time, the site will
expand and develop to include
more general resources.
If you have information you
want to share, if there is
information you need, if there
are other topics you think
should be included, if you
perhaps have historic photos of
Southshore, or if you simply
want to comment, please
contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We also have a Facebook page
which can be found here -
please 'like' us!
If you live in Southshore, you
will continue to receive regular
copies of the Association
newsletter, the Beacon. If you
are a local business and are
interested in advertising in the
newsletter, please email for
This site will be updated
regularly - come back again
Southshore Residents Association
18 Dec 2012
CERA have just
Some very useful
info, read it HERE
We are also compiling an
email list of residents of people
who want to receive e-mailed
notices of meetings, up-to-date
information etc. This will ONLY
be used by the SSRA. Please
email us if you would like to be
added to this list.
We don’t have the answers
but we want the questions.
To help the residents
association to plan more
workshops and meetings,
questions are needed.
email us with the main
questions you have about your
land and property
16 Sept 2013
Bridge to reopen
2way from 27th
The latest update
from Fulton Hogan
EVENTS AT THE COMMUNITY HOUSE 15 Heron St,
(corner of Heron St and Rockinghorse Road)
EVENTS THIS WEEK
RESIDENTS ADVISORY SERVICE
Tuesday, 16 December at 7:30pm. Ken Pope, project manager from The new
Residents Advisory Service will be at the Community House.
RAS provides free independent and impartial assistance to help home owners
navigate through their rebuild, repair and resettlement issues.
The service is focused on progressing issues between home owners, insurance
companies and EQC. From this visit you may be able to make an appointment for a
FREE one on one meeting with expert advisors to talk through any issues you may
still be experiencing.
REGULAR EVENTS AT THE COMMUNITY HOUSE Cnr Rockinghorse Road and
CRAFT & KNITTING
Mondays 10 am till 12pm. Informal lessons for those learning to knit, and other crafts
Monday to Saturday 10 am to 12 noon. Drop-in for a tea or coffee and a chat.
the Community House is also open from 3pm-8pm on Tuesdays.
Janet Robson from depression support is at the Community House on Wednesdays
from 10.00am to 12.00pm. If you are finding life tough at the moment and need
someone to speak to then come and speak with
Janet or contact here direct on cell: 027 487 6269 or Email email@example.com
The Red Cross visit us on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month.
Come along and chat to the friendly Red Cross staff from 10am at the Community
House. They can provide support for those that need it and also advice on other
organisations or agencies that can provide further support.
They still have Pack and Move, Storage and Independent Advice Grants available.
Mondays MahJong Club 12.45-3.30pm. For more details on this activity ring
Lorraine 3885-122. NOTE: No Mahjong on Monday 22 December
MUMS AND BUBS COFFEE CLUB.
Mondays 11 am. Informal chat and playtime. Be pampered, our volunteers will make
you coffee or tea and hand out the biscuits.
Come to the Community House on Tuesdays from 4.00-6.30pm to pay for and
collect your fruit and vege packs. These packs cost 12 dollars each. Phone Lynda
on Phone 388-6082 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details on how to
join and also if you would like to help as a volunteer.
10 am to 12 noon Mon to Sat and 3-6pm Tuesdays at the community house.
Swap a book or leave a $2 donation.
19 Dec 2012
CERA has today
launched a new
website to help
30 May 2013
the rebuild and
EQC, insurers etc
- A must read!
or on CERA
24 Feb 2014
The Future of the
Meetings 4th &
Read about it