Governors Bay Community Association

The Community Association exists to:

  • To work with the Christchurch City CouncilCanterbury Regional Council (ECan) and any other appropriate organisations in the development of community services in Governors Bay.  
  • To promote the provision of community facilities and services in Governors Bay and foster the overall development of the community.  
  • To represent the interests of The Association’s members in any discussions with local authorities on the maintenance of the environment and development of the amenities of Governors Bay.  
  • To carry out any activity that is deemed by the Committee to be of benefit to the Community.


The Governors Bay Community Association meets at 7:30pm on the last Monday of each month except for December. All members of the community are welcome to come and express their ideas or concerns, or just listen to the issues of our community.

Minutes of the meetings are available here.  


All residents of Governors Bay are entitled to register as members of Governors Bay Community Association. If you would like to become a member, please complete the following form.
Governors Bay Community Association Membership Form


The Governors Bay Community Association newsletter 'The Bay News' is produced bi-monthly and is targeted for delivery in the weeks following the Community Association monthly meeting. Deadline for copy is the Friday following the Community Association meeting.

Newsletter articles & subscribe requests can be sent to the editor email

Bay News - Back Issues

Community Centre

The community centre is a hall available for hire.

Governors Bay Community Association