Club information

Opening Hours

Scorch Cafe
Open Thursday to Sunday from 9am.
Selection of cooked breakfasts until midday.

Matches Sports Bar

From 11am Daily

Club Bar
From 4pm Thursday to Sunday
and from 5pm Wednesday

Embers Function Room
Available for private functions and meetings.

Monday - Thursday  9am to 5pm
Friday 9am to 6.30pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am to 2pm
(office is closed public holidays)

* Closing times vary depending on patronage

Shuttle Service

The Papanui operates a shuttle service Thursday through Sunday from 3pm. Cost: $2 for 15 years+ (under 15yrs still free)

Thursday - Sunday
- For pick ups north of Sawyers Arms Road
  Phone 0800 4 72726
- For pick ups south of Sawyers Arms Road
  Phone 0800 3 72726

Drop offs are approximately on the 1/2 hour starting at 6pm

Click here to view the
Shuttle Map

Business Directory

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Club License

The Papanui Club operates it’s bar under a ‘Club Licence’ therefore liquor service will be restricted to the following:

  • Any club member
  • Any person who is a guest of, and is accompanied by a club member.
  • Any member of any other club with which the holder of the licence has an arrangement for reciprocal rights for members of those clubs.

Dress Code at The Papanui

The Papanui Club expects a clean and tidy standard of dress at all times.

  • No dirty or soiled work clothes or boots.
  • No high-Viz over garments allowed (jackets/vests) after 7pm
  • No men’s singlets.
  • Footwear must be worn at all times.


The Papanui Club welcomes family groups, but reminds parents that all children should be supervised at all times.


Functions & meeting rooms available to all members. Enquire at the office, or email:

AGM / Elections

AGM - Held on the third Sunday in June at 10:00am

Elections - Held on the Friday and Saturday immediately prior to the AGM. (next Elections - 2026)


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