Puketāpapa Raise Up Crew (Lynfield)

Puketāpapa Raise Up Crew

Welcome to the Puketāpapa (Lynfield) Raise Up Crew!

What to get involved in your community? Raise Up is a group of up to 20 young people who are passionate about doing good in there community and creating awesome ways for young people to come together and have some fun. 

Puketāpapa includes the suburbs of Three Kings, Hillsborough, Waikowhai, Lynfield and Wesley. In this area, there are many different cultures, ethnicities and backgrounds, which make the Raise Up Puketāpapa crew so unique.

Thinking of joining the crew? Apply online 
When: Tuesday 4-6pm  
Where: YMCA Lynfield Youth and Leisure Centre

Past Events: 
  • Concerts
  • Bubble Ball
  • Self Defense Course
  • Movie Nights
  • Youth Gym Nights
  • Murals, just to name a few

AKL Play Drop In, social sports day!  This is where all young people can utilise the Leisure Centre to come together for basketball, badminton and table tennis come along

When: Friday 4-6pm 

Word from your Coordinator

Welcome to Raise Up, it’s awesome that you are interested in being a part of the Puketāpapa Community!

My name is Chelsey, I am the coordinator for the Mt Albert Crew and have been for the last year. The crew and I would be keen to have you involved; we have awesome events always happening and it is a great way to make friends and network with local community groups and the local board.

Our crew is made up of people who are all very different, but work together to see some positive change in our community. Our main purpose is not only to create events and workshops but also to give back where we can and inspire others to pay it forward. We are loud and passionate, enthusiastic and hilarious so don’t think twice, join us for an experience that will help you build your future and have fun doing it!

Events in the Puketāpapa area

What have the Puketāpapa Raise Up Crew been up to

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New mural sparks members pride!

Lynfield Youth & Leisure Centre

As far as Jonathan Peddie was concerned, there was nothing worse than walking past a big, plain white wall at work every day.



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"I have definitely gained a lot of confidence. I’m still not the most confident person, but my confidence has skyrocketed because of Raise Up and I’m able to do a lot more things, things that I didn’t think I could do.”"

Crew Member YMCA