WINGS is a non-profit organization located here in sunny Whangarei, New Zealand.  We are a friendship group that welcomes all women, local and new comers. Wherever you are from, WINGS will always help you feel a bit more like home here in New Zealand. Come and join our group of lovely and friendly like minded women.

We do awesome events, fun outings and coffee mornings. If you like knitting, cooking, games, or just looking for a walking buddy, then you've come to the right place. Are you into arts and crafts? music and dance? or want to join a book club? Yup.. We do those and a lot more!

Get in touch! Give us a call and lets chat :) 

Support WINGS

Friday Coffee Group

Friday Coffee Group

June 5, 2020

Virtual Friday Coffee Mornings

Virtual Friday Coffee Mornings

Apr - May 2020

International Women's Day Garden Party

International Women's Day Garden Party

Mar 8, 2020

Pamper Day 2019

Pamper Day 2019

April 13, 2019



Dining Out Evening

25 June at 7:00 pm

Afternoon Tea

9 June at 2:00 pm

Visit to the Papermill

30 June at 10:30 am



Date: Tuesday, 25th May 2021

Venue: St. John's Golden Church

Time: 10 am - Meet at Whangarei Pools car park (behind the swimming pool off Ewing Rd)

           Then Car Share to Whangarei Heads - Munro Bay (sign posted)

Address: Whangarei Heads - Munro Bay

Contact: Mina -

Come and join Mina for an opportunity to see some renowned artists working together to produce some high-quality pieces of art using glass, wood, weaving, carving, ceramics etc to be auctioned at Forum North on Saturday 29th May, 2021.WINGS will be providing food for sale as a fundraiser at Forum North at the Saturday auction.Please contact Mina directly if you would like to come join her on this outing.

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Check our Recent Events


Belonging to WINGS is a wonderful way to meet people and to become part of the local community. We have family events and social gatherings, which include spouses, partners, children and friends.

WINGS has something to offer everyone: networking, sharing cultures, food and traditions, arts and crafts, walking, a book group, coffee groups, potluck dinners, support, or just enjoying a cup of tea or coffee and a good chat.

Check the events we have done in the past >>


As WINGS is a non-profit organisation, we are always very happy to welcome new members. It helps support all that we do. 

A few reasons for becoming a member:  

  • Free Entry to our monthly theme nights, where we have a different theme every month

  • Discounted rates for some events

  • Entry to our member-only special events


 JOIN US To enjoy free benefits >>  

Membership - Join us to enjoy free benefits


THEME: Leaving Home, Going Home and Being Home

Date: Wednesday 2nd June, 2021
Time: 6:30 pm
Venue: Whangarei Women's Club
Address:  Corner of Rust Ave and Alexander Street, Whangarei, Northland

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Cooking is one of the best ways to overcome stress.


Here are a few recipes shared by our members.

Welcome to               Official Website 

The Women's International Newcomers Group Social Inc.


A friendship network where we exchange traditions and knowledge, share settlement issues, build connections and create a sense of belonging in our community. 

Our Motto

Bloom where you're planted!

Thank you to our sponsors