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2017 Men's Netball League - register now!

Netball Wellington Centre are back at it again, closing the gender gap by offering Men's netball in a competitive environment! Join our 8-week Men's Netball League run every Friday from July to August 2017. Bring your own umpire (or pay for one of our own), don your team colours and get amongst it! Online registrations are now open. Limited spaces - get in fast or miss your scoring opportunity!more

Job Opportunity: Netball Wellington Centre Emerging Talent Officer

Netball Wellington Centre seek to employ an Emerging Talent Officer in a permanent part time position (with the opportunity to grow the role) reporting to the General Manager. This role is part of a small team but requires strong relationships with a wider team. If interested please email for more detail. Applications close Friday 30th June 2017more

Come and give Walking Netball a go!

You’re never too old to try something new! This new craze is for ladies and gents aged 18+ who are perhaps recovering from injury, just had a baby, a late netball bloomer, hoping to stay active, wish to get a bit fitter or meet new friends. Taster session 23rd May and 2nd June with a competition starting 9th June. Email for more info!more

PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie July Holiday Programme - register today!

Online registrations are now open for our 2017 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie July Holiday Programme held at the ASB Sports Centre. As we are hosting the NNZ U19 Age Group Championships in week 1 our programme will be offered in Week 2 only from 17th-21st July (morning & full day options). Open to girls and boys in Year 1-8 keen to keep their netball skills sharp over the holiday break. Register online now!more

Saturday Games held over July School Holiday period

With the school holidays approaching, please be aware of changes to our regular Saturday format... All Collegiate grades play on Saturday 8th July but no games on Saturday 15th & 22nd July. All Premier, Premier-Reserve and Senior Grades play on Saturday 8th July then enter a split-round format playing on EITHER Saturday 15th OR Saturday 22nd July. Regular play for all resumes Saturday 29th July.more

Term 3 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie Junior Netball Academy

Join us for some after-school netball skill development at our Term 3 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie Junior Netball Academy at the ASB Sports Centre on Wednesdays. Our Year 5&6 group held from 4pm to 5pm and Year 7&8 group from 5pm to 6pm. First session starts 9th August and runs for 6 weeks. Cost $75. Sessions are fun, engaging and progressive incorporating games for fun learning. Register online today!more

Congratulations Sue Geale recipient of Trish McKelvey Leadership Award

Hearty congratulations extended to our Netball Wellington Centre General Manager Sue Geale who was awarded the Trish McKelvey Leadership Award at the 2017 Wellington Hospitality Group Sportsperson of the Year Awards. A truly outstanding achievement and well deserved acknowledgement for all Sue has achieved within our centre during her time at the helm. Thank you for your ongoing hard work!more

Tiana Metuarau presented Emerging Sportswoman of the Year Award

Congratulations to Tiana Metuarau who continues to achieve great things in the netball world - her most recent recognition was bestowed on Wednesday 14th June when presented with the Wellington City Council Emerging Sportwoman of the Year Award as part of the Wellington Hospitality Group Sportsperson of the Year Awards 2017. A very worthy accolade - we applaud you and your development.more

6v6 ANZ futureFERNS Netball Rules at a glance

Especially for those within our junior netball satellites ready to dive right into the new-look ANZ futureFERNS 6-a-side version of netball for Year 5s starting in May - please find attached a handy dandy snapshot of the rules for coaches, parents, supporters and players aimed at helping you all stay on top of your game. All the best out there on court!more
Winter Competition

Keen to Play competitive Winter Netball in 2017?

Keen to try a new sport? Perhaps you are new to Wellington? Maybe you played netball at school and want to get back into it? Or are you just looking for a great chance to make new friends, socialise with fun-loving team mates and stay fit in New Zealand’s biggest female participation sport? Click this item to learn more about how to get started playing netball in 2017 & club contact details...more

2017 Coach & Manager Roles Available

Are you a keen coach or manager looking forward to securing a role for 2017? Click here to view a current list of vacant coaching positions including a St Francis Netball Club Prem Reserve 3 Coach, Motu Kairangi Yr 7&8 Rep Coaches, Kelburn Normal School Yr 7&8A Team. If a school/club seeking help advertising coaching roles on offer please email with further detailsmore

2017 NNZ Coach Development opportunities within Central Zone

For coaches interested in gaining further learning and experience by attending Netball New Zealand modules in 2017 - Netball Central Zone have carefully compiled a comprehensive list of offerings to allow you to plot your coming year. Registration forms attached - please direct any queries to

Are you moving on to College Netball?

The move to college netball can be fun - especially if well-prepared! Netball Wellington Centre is keen to help young netballers finishing up in Year 8 to make a smooth transition into netball at college. Find out what options we offer for new Year 9 players and their parents including skill development, umpiring and coach support.more
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Want to become an Umpire? Here's how...

Whether you already have an umpire qualification, want to progress along the Netball NZ Umpire Pathway, are a player who fancies furthering your court-side skill and confidence or are looking to turn your prowess of the netball rules into some quick cash on a casual basis get in touch with our Centre so we can welcome you into our Umpire Group! Register online or email for further informationmore

Wanted: Missing Netball Bibs!

One of our regular bib stocktakes has brought to our attention there are a number of single NWC bibs that have gone walkabouts. Whether you've mistakenly driven home wearing one or snuck off to wear it as a fashion statement around town we'd love to welcome missing bibs back to the fold - no questions asked. Bibs are like team mates... if one goes missing it really makes playing a tad difficult!more

Newtown Pita Pit continue as cafe operators at Hataitai

We are delighted to share that we have again partnered with Newtown Pita Pit as café operators up at the Hatatiai Netball Courts on Saturdays. Newtown Pita Pit are also proud sponsors of the Hataitai Collegiate Player of the Day. We're excited to see this partnership continue as we both share a common interest in ensuring our young athletes make the most of healthy energy-packed food options!more

2016 NWC Prizegiving Presentation Award Recipients

Congratulations to the following winners and runners up acknowledged during our Collegiate, Intermediate, Senior, Premier, Representative and Special Award Prizegiving Presentations for 2016. Click this item to view a full list...more

Check out the new rules in action

Check out the new rules in action in the YouTube video down the right-hand side of our website ->>>>>
Australia and England game played on 21st January 2016more

Reminder: NNZ to Implement New INF Rules from 1 Jan 2016

Netball NZ will be implementing the new Official Rules of Netball, as set down by the International Netball Federation (INF), from January 1, 2016. To familiarise yourself with the changes, click this news item to learnmore

Pak'nSave Kilbirnie Sponsor Wellington Centre

Netball Wellington Centre would like to announce Pak'n'Save Kilbirnie as a new major sponsor.more

Player of the Day Winners - 2016 Season

Check out the latest winners of the Player of the day vouchers from the weekend's games. Winners of the Player of the Day at the ASB Sports Centre receive a voucher from the Wellington Hospitality Group.
Winners of the Player of the Day in the Collegiate grades played at the Hataitai Netball Courts receive a voucher from Pita Pit Newtownmore
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Upcoming events in the next fortnight or so...

26th - Regional Secondary Schools League starts
30th - Walking Netball Competition Final 6pm ASBSC

2-7 – NNZ Super Club Tournament in Nelson
3rd – Regional Secondary Schools League Round 2
7th - Men's Netball League starts at ASBSC
8-16 – 2017 Netball World Youth Cup in Botswana
9th - WRCC Year 7&8 Rep Tournament entries close
9-11 - North Island U15 Champs in New Plymouth
10th - Zone Theory Exam 2 applications close
10-13 - NNZ U19 Age Group Championships at ASBSC
12&13 - Autumn Twilight grand final
15th - No Collegiate grade Winter competition games
17-20 - NNZ U17 Age Group Championships, Pukekohe
17-21 - PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie July Holiday Prog at ASBSC
22nd - No Collegiate grade Winter competition games

Online forms now active...
Men's Netball League (8 weeks)
PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie July Netball Holiday Programme
PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie Term 3 Junior Netball Academy
Walking Netball Competition (6 weeks)
NNZ Coach Workshop and My Team & Me Workshop
NWC Online Shop
NWC Umpire Registration


Centre Supporters

Funding Agencies


2017 NWC Mens Netball League - Starts Friday 7th July


2017 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie July Netball Holiday Programme for Yr 1-8 from 17-21 July


2017 Term 3 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie Junior Netball Academy Yr 5-8 - starts 9 August


Walking Netball Competition - starts 2nd June


NWC Online Shop order form


2017 NWC Umpire Registration Form

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