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April Netball Umpire Holiday Programme - register now!

Netball Wellington Centre will be running an Umpire Holiday Programme - one day only from 9am to 3pm on Monday 23rd April held at upstairs at the Hataitai Netball Pavilion, 43 Ruahine Street. Cost: $20 includes an Introduction to Netball Umpiring rule book. This fun dynamic workshop will be theory and practical-based and a great way to build confidence! Spaces limited - register promptly onlinemore

2018 NWC U19 Representative Team Trials - nominations open

Trials are fast approaching to select our 2018 NWC Under 19 representative team. We invite all players aged under 19 years of age as at 1st January 2018 and currently registered to play with a club or school within our NWC Winter competition to complete the online nomination form - link provided. Trials held at ASB Sports Centre on Tuesday 8th May and Sunday 13th May. Register promptly!more

Tournament Planning Workshop - Monday 21 May

Proper Planning Prevents Poor Performance! With that in mind we highly recommend this Planning Annual/Tournament workshop aimed at coaches, managers and sport coordinators to help get all in order prior to game time. Join us on Mon 21 May from 6.30pm to 9pm at the Hataitai Netball Pavilion. Cost: $25 with 50% discount for secondary school coaches. Register online now!more

Nominations open for 2018 Wellington Sportsperson of the Year Awards

Nominations are open for Sportsperson of the Year Awards 2018. Compile and submit your nominations for a total of 11 categories available. Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to reward your achievers and put the spotlight on the many players, coaches, administrators, volunteers and officials in our netball community! Nominations close 23rd April at midday.more

2018 Coach & Manager Roles Available

Are you a keen coach or manager looking forward to securing a role for 2018? Click here to view a current list of vacant coach &/or manager positions including Social Twilight Team Coach for Mums with Balls & Year 8C Coach for South West Intermediate School. If a school/club seeking help advertising coaching roles on offer please email ndo@netballwellington.co.nz with further detailsmore

2018 marks the centenary for Netball Wellington Centre!

Netball Wellington Centre is 100 years old this year! To celebrate our love of netball, a number of special events are planned for the weekend of Friday 22 June to Sunday 24 June. We warmly welcome past and current members of our netball community near & far to join us as we reflect on our historic journey from 1918 to the present. To be kept up with the play email ndo@netballwellington.co.nzmore

Unsure about umpiring? Attend an Umpiring 101 Workshop!

For those wishing to build confidence, refresh your memory or ask any fiddly umpire-related questions we're excited to offer three Umpiring 101 Workshops held at the Hataitai Netball Courts on Thurs 22 March, Mon 9th April and Wed 2nd May from 6.30pm-8.30pm. Costs $2 to attend with rule books and whistles also available for purchase. Register promptly online to secure your space!more
2017 Winter Competition

Keen to play competitive Winter Netball in 2018?

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 2018 & club contact details...more

2018 April Holiday Programme revamped for Year 5&6

Unfortunately due to low attendees our April Holiday Programme has been cancelled. We had hoped to provide a revamped version offering a more condensed netball-specific holiday programme with skills, games and activities especially aimed at Year 5&6 players. We'll be offering two hours from 10am-12pm on Tuesday 24th and Thursday 26th April. Attend one or both - cost $25 per day. Register online!more

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

2018 NNZ Coach Course calendar for Central Zone - Jan to May

For coaches interested in gaining further learning and experience by attending Netball New Zealand modules in 2018, Netball Central Zone have carefully compiled a list of offerings to allow you to extend yourself in the pre-season and mid-season. Link to online registration form yet to be posted - register promptly to secure your space. Queries welcome to coachdevelopment@netballcentral.co.nzmore

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

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

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

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

Pak'nSave Kilbirnie Sponsor Wellington Centre

Netball Wellington Centre would like to announce Pak'n'Save Kilbirnie as a new major sponsor.more
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Upcoming events in the next fortnight or so...

APRIL
21 - Centre Pass coach workshop 9am Levin
23 - Netball Umpire Holiday Programme for Y8+ Hataitai
24 - Cancelled: Holiday Programme for Year 5&6 ASBSC
26 - Cancelled: Holiday Programme for Year 5&6 ASBSC

MAY
1 - Player Centred Coaching workshop 6pm Porirua
2 - Umpiring 101 Workshop #3 6.30pm Hataitai
6 - NWC U19 Rep trial nominations close 5pm
8 - NWC U19 Rep Trial #1 6.30pm ASBSC
10 - MK futureFERNS Yr 5&6 Coach Workshop (FULL)
10 - Mental Skills coach workshop 6.30pm Paraparaumu
13 - NWC U19 Rep Trial #2 10am ASBSC
13 - Game Analysis coach workshop 1.30pm Porirua
15 - Attacking coach workshop 6.30pm Porirua
17 - Skill Analysis coach workshop 6pm Levin
21 - Planning Annual Tournaments wkshop 6.30pm Hataitai
22 - Team Culture coach workshop 6.30pm Taita
23 - NetballSmart workshop 6.30pm ASBSC
27 - Through Court coach workshop 10am Levin
28 - Skill Analysis coach workshop 6.30pm Hataitai
31 - My Team & Me Coach Workshop 4.30pm Hataitai

Online forms now active...
April Netball Umpire Holiday Programme for Y8+
NWC U19 Rep trial nominations

Umpiring 101 Workshops - 22 March, 9 April, 2 May
NWC Centenary Celebration registrations
2018 NWC Umpire Registration
NWC Online Shop
2018 NNZ Coaching Courses
NetballSmart workshop - 23 May
My Team & Me workshop for college coaches - 31 May
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2018 April Netball Umpire Holiday Programme for Yr 8+ - Mon 23 Apr

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2018 Under 19 Representative team trial nomination - close 5pm 6 May

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2018 Umpiring 101 Workshops - 22 March, 9 April, 2 May

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2018 NWC Centenary Celebrations - 22-24 June

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2018 NWC Umpire registration form

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