Welcome to the Holy Family Parish, Nelson - Stoke

A Catholic Parish of the Archdiocese of Wellington

Our Mission Statement

“We, the members of the Parish of the Holy Family Nelson and Stoke are called to proclaim the Gospel of Christ, to build and strengthen a community of faith, love and peace,bringing all cultures together.”


Parish Office

2/18 Manuka Street, Nelson

03 539 1251

Open Monday - Friday 9am - 12pm 


Parish Priest: Fr Joy Raphal

Residence: 196 Songer Street, Stoke

03 547 6623


We extend a warm welcome to newcomers and visitors.

If you are new to our Parish please collect a ‘New Parishioner form’ from the office.


We welcome you.

Download a new Parishioner registration form here.