25 Disraeli St, Addington
PO Box 7101, Christchurch 8240
Phone: 379 4040
E-mail info@creativejunk.org.nz

Opening hours

  • Wednesday to Friday: 11am to 5pm
  • Saturday: 11am to 1pm
  • Sunday to Tuesday: closed
  • Closed Easter Friday & Saturday (2-3 April 2010)
    and over Christmas

Creative Junk is the trading name of the Early Childhood Resource Centre (Christchurch) Incorporated, a not-for-profit organisation.


  • Unfortunately We will be closed over easter weekend. but will be open again on Wednesday the 7th!
  • We've got workshops coming up these April holidays! Lots of fun stuff to make including Kaleidoscopes! Times are 9:30-12noon and 1pm-3:30 Wednesday, Thursday and Friday on the 7th, 8th and 9th, and the 14th, 15th and 16th. Call, Email or Visit us in store to book or find out more.
  • Creative Junk will be at KidsFest over July as well. Watch out for us in the program.
  • Interested in getting involved with Creative Junk? We are urgently looking for people to join our committee. Please get in touch if this sounds like you.
  • Creative Junk needs a van! We would love to hear from anyone who can sponsor or donate a van.
  • Check out our wishlist for more things we need.

Creative Junk has a large range of recycled art supplies such as fabric, cardboard boxes, tubes & all kinds of odds and ends with unlimited creative potential!

Fill a bag for just $5 (members) or $8 (non-members), and feel free to bring in your own reusable shopping bag and fill it with creative junk for the same price.

We also stock new art equipment, including scissors, glue, paint and clay.

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Have a look at: And finally, please note: Cash only! We don't have EFTPOS. Thanks!