About

About

Vaughan Park Anglican Retreat Centre, to be discovered just above Long Bay Beach, is a place of rolling hills, crashing waves and soaring gulls.  It is an oasis of peace and grace that is open to all people of all backgrounds.

  • Our Vision

    To be known as a place of generous hospitality, spacious conversation, and spiritual encounter more»
  • Staff
  • Our Board
  • Bishops Commendation
    The Right Reverend Ross Bay, Bishop of Auckland commends Vaughan Park:The Diocese of Auckland greatly values its association with Vaughan Park and the ministry which the Centre fulfils. We have more»
  • Chapel
    The Ruatara Chapel reflects the nurturing creative spirit which is at the heart of the work of Vaughan Park and honours the memory of Ruatara, a Nga Puhi chief from the Bay of Islands who assisted more»
  • Research Centre
    The Chapel is supported by the Research Centre, built in the name of the Saints and Martyrs of the Pacific.  It is a room curving around the Chapel as if to embrace it – a space that more»
  • Links
    We nurture and cherish our international connections and relationships.  Here are a few of the people who promote the ethos, life and work of Vaughan Park overseas and nearer to home . . more»
  • History
    in progress . . more»