cambridge isite logo07 823 3456

Cambridge hosts many clubs that provide members (and visitors) the chance to follow their hobbies and recreational pursuits.

These are as varied as those that cater for model aero enthusiasts to those building a miniature steam railway at Leamington.

recreational cambridge-isiteThose interested in table games can head for the Cambridge Contract Bridge Club, with more than 150 members, which has run bridge tables since 1976 and is based in Fort St. The nearest nationally-affiliated chess club is at Hamilton.

For people who want to tread the boards, the Cambridge Repertory Company regularly performs plays at the Gaslight Theatre, in Alpha St.

Since the Cambridge Brass Band first played in 1877, the town has fostered many forms of music.

The Cambridge & District Pipe Band has been playing since 1947 and the town has a Cambridge Scottish Country Dance Society. Several dance schools are based in Cambridge.

Keen photographers can share their work through the Cambridge Camera Club which meets at the Vintage Car Clubrooms in Maclean St.

Some social clubs provide various fun activities for members. The Cambridge Cosmopolitan Club - or the "Cossie Club", as it's widely known - runs a number of sub clubs for those interested in activities such as friendship, golf, netball, snooker, outdoor and indoor bowls, dance, 8-ball pool and wood turning.

The Cambridge Club in Dick St has a games room with two full-sized snooker tables. Cambridge and District Senior Citizens club provides weekly dance sessions, games of housie and indoor bowls at their hall in Milicich Place (off Commerce St).

Waipa District Citizens & Ratepayers Association

To promote open and democratic local government in Waipa District and encourage the use of informed referenda


Sanctuary Mountain, Maungatautari

An ancient forest right here in the Waikato, just 30 minutes drive from Cambridge
Visitor Centre open 7 days a week
 Bush walks and guided tours

Cambridge Tree Trust

The Cambridge Tree Trust is a non-profit volunteer organisation dedicated to keeping Cambridge beautiful.

Need Help With Accommodation?

Find Accommodation Thats Right for You Read More
Download the Accommodation Assistance PDF

Play & Stay

Cambridge offers a range of activities with something to meet all ages and interests. Read More
Download the Play & Stay PDF