Shopping Shuttle

Manukau East Shopping Shuttle

A door-to-door Shuttle Bus for older people and those with barriers to accessing shops and other services.  This is a great chance to do your own shopping.

This service operates every week on a Thursday with trips to Botany and Pakuranga Town Centres on alternate weeks.
The Shopping Shuttle Co-ordinator is: Maureen McKechnie.

Available every Thursday


From home to: Botany Town Centre or Pakuranga Westfield Plaza (alternate weeks)
(arrival approx. 10 - 10.30am)
(departure approx. 12.30pm)


$5 donation includes return trip & cup of coffee or tea!

How to Book?

Bookings must be made at least 4 days in advance.
To book, call the toll free number 0800 632677 and leave a message with your name and phone number so we can return your call.

Who is eligible?
The service is available for older people and those with barriers to accessing shops and other services.
Clients should be mobile enough to independently enter and exit Shuttle-bus with minimal help.
Unfortunately, wheelchairs cannot be accommodated on shuttle bus.

Additional Services available on request at no extra cost (must be booked ahead):

Shopping companion
Mobility equipment (walkers, scooters, wheelchairs)

Pickup Area?
Bucklands Beach Peninsula, Pakuranga, Dannemora (incl Harris/Springs Rd) , Howick
Refer to the map above.


This service is run entirely by our valued and dedicated volunteer team. If you would like to join the Team and assist as a driver or shopping companion please contact MECOSS at admin[at] e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 533 3685