Haumanu Mirimiri | Massage Therapy


Massage Therapy at the UC RecCentre 

Massage by Students - ARA Te Pūkenga - Student Massage

We are excited to join with the Students from ARA TE PŪKENGA to provide a massage clinic at the RecCentre for their practice hours.

  • 60-minute appointments that are affordable! Only for UC Staff, Students, and UC RecCentre Members 
  • Bookings essential- use new system Perfect GYM or give us a call 369 2433 or internal 92433
  • Pay at reception before your session
  • Arrive 5mins early ready to go

1. Sessions and Pricing

Student Therapist 2022UC StudentsAll Other Members
60min Relaxation Massage (Level 5 Therapist) $35 $45
60min Therapeutic Massage (Level 6 Therapist) $45 $55
Graduate Therapist 2023  
60min Relaxation & Therapeutic Massage (Qualified Graduate Therapist) $75 $75
  • 2023 - Southern Cross Medical Insurance holders - check your policy!  You may qualify to claim back the cost of up to five massages per annum when booking with a qualified diploma level therapist.

2. How to book

  • Book on the New System: PERFECT GYM HERE: Perfect Gym
  • Or bookings through reception contact us OR Phone: +64 3 369 2433
  • Payment is required before your session begins
  • No shows will be charged or prevented from future bookings without payment.  24 hours notice of cancellation is preferred. 

Our Therapists

DayType of MassageAvailabilityTherapist Name
Monday (AM)  Relaxation 8:30am, 9.45am, 11am Zoe Garmonsway
Tuesday (AM) Remedial/Therapeutic 8:30am, 9.45am, 11am Anna Young
Wednesday (AM) Relaxation 8:30am, 9.45am, 11am Zoe Garmonsway
Wednesday (PM) Remedial/Therapeutic 3pm, 4.15pm, 5.30pm Antony Sunderland
Thursday (PM) Relaxation 3pm, 4.15pm, 5.30pm Zoe Garmonsway
Friday (AM) Remedial/Therapeutic 8:30am, 9.45am, 11am Chris Buckeridge
Friday (PM) Remedial/Therapeutic 3pm, 4.15pm, 5.30pm Antony Sunderland
Sunday (PM) Remedial/Therapeutic 1pm, 2.15pm, 3.30pm  Chris Buckerridge

Quality and Safety verified  

  • Our therapists are required to be registered with Massage New Zealand, and undergo police checks.  
    • This means they comply with the MNZ Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.
    • You can rest assured you are in safe and hands.

How it works

  • Visit the UC Rec & Sport Perfect Gym Online portal and book your appointment OR call Reception
  • Upon arrival, check in at the reception counter at the UC RecCentre, the staff will direct you to the massage treatment rooms 
  • Take a seat and the therapist will be with you and guide you through the rest (consultation, clothing and so on)
  • Check out Massage New Zealand's advice on what to expect on your first massage 
  • If you show any signs of being UNWELL you MUST rebook or cancel your massage via the app or by calling us
  • There is 15 minutes inbetween appointments to allow for cleaning and sanitizing of the massage room
  • Bookings essential.  24hours notice of cancellation required.  No shows will be charged and/or blocked from future booking without prior payment


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Go on, treat yourself!