Local & International Tournaments

2017 Netball Events Calendar

Please find below and attached in PDF a list of known netball events held worldwide, throughout New Zealand and specifically within our greater Central Zone as at 22 December 2016. Feel free to contact the Host Centre listed or visit their website for further information regarding entry details to any of these events.more

Netball New Zealand

Netball New Zealand is pleased to confirm key national & international dates for the current year including the Silver Ferns tour dates, Taini Jamison Trophy, Constellation Cup. Also Beko National League, NZ Secondary School & NZ Secondary Schools & Age-Group champs events. Click this item for more details...more

ANZ Championship

The ANZ Championship usually kicks off in April with the Grand Final taking place in July. Click here for a full list of ANZ Championship fixtures for the current year and a link to the official ANZ Championship website...more

International Netball Federation

The International Netball Federation or INF host a number of events each year and also compile their own calendar of netball championships and qualifiers being held throughout the world including the Oceania Netball World Youth Cup Qualifiers and World Youth Cup for U21 Teams. Click to access a link to view their 2016-2019 calendar.more

Golden Oldies World Netball Festival

The Golden Oldies Netball Festivals are designed to 'let the love of Netball take you places'. Previous Festivals have been held in Adelaide, Auckland, Brisbane, Cook Islands, Fiji, Gold Coast, Singapore, Vancouver, Perth, Queenstown, San Diego & Hobart. It will next be held in Christchurch from 1-8th April in 2018 and is open to 35+ years. Further info at www.christchurchgoldenoldies.commore

Netball Manawatu - Horizons Netball Tournament

Netball Manawatu will be hosting the 2016 Horizons Junior Secondary Schools Tournament on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th September held at Vautier Park in Palmerston North. Open to Year 9, Year 10 and Year 9&10 combined teams. $100 per team to enter. Teams must provide own umpire. Entries close Friday 19th August 2016more

World Masters Games 2017 in Auckland, NZ

The biggest multi-sport event in the world will soon be hosted in Auckland NZ from 21-30 April 2017. Held every four years the event attracts more athletes than the Olympics, the World Masters Games is the single biggest multi-sport event on earth. 28 sports & 45 disciplines have now been confirmed into the sporting programme including netball. Stay up to date via www.worldmastersgames2017.co.nz/more

Super School & Super Club Invitational Tournament

Netball Central Zone organise two pre-season tournaments held in Palmerston North timed late February each year. The Super Club Invitational Tournament is open to all top level clubs throughout the Central Zone. The Super School Invitational Tournament is open to school teams who finished in the top 20 in the A Grade at the most recent LNISS. Registrations open in December and close early Februarymore

New Zealand Masters Games

The New Zealand Masters Games is an annual festival of sport hosted year-about between Dunedin in even years and Wanganui in odd years. This nine day event is held in February and allows athletes at all levels and abilities to compete in 70+ different sports including netball. Minimum age for netball is 30 years. Click this item to find out more and access a link to the official website...more

Taranaki Masters Games

The Taranaki Masters Games is a yearly event held in March and offers 20 great sports for people to enter. There's everything from Athletics to Wine Appreciation! The games are centered in Stratford with sports scattered around the region. Check out their website for a full timetable and great prizes on offer, visit: www.taranakielectricitytrust.co.nz/masters-games.htmmore

South Island Masters Games

The South Island Masters Games is an annual festival of sport hosted year-about between Timaru in the even years and Nelson in odd years. The nine day event runs mid-October and provides a chance for athletes at all levels and abilities to compete in 50 different sports including netball. Minimum age for netball is 27-30 years. Click here to find out more and access a link to the website...more

Super Sixes Hastings for Year 6 pupils

Super Sixes - Hastings is a  new event on the national interschool sports calendar. 2017 will be the 2nd year.  It’s a chance for Year Six students to let off some steam and take part in their favourite team sports and socialise with their peers all in a fun and exciting environment in the sunny Hawke’s Bay. Held 11th & 12th
April 2017. 8 sports on offer. REGISTRATIONS CLOSE 3 APRIL 2017.more

University & Tertiary Sport NZ - Netball National Tertiary Championships

University & Tertiary Sport NZ are responsible for setting dates and venues for their annual NZ Unisport Tournaments. In 2017 the Netball National Tertiary Championships will be held on Saturday 23rd & Sunday 24th September (2 days) at the North Harbour Netball Centre, Northcote Road, Northcote, Auckland. For further information visit www.utsnz.co.nz.more

Netball Horowhenua

Netball Horowhenua is based at Donnelly Park in Levin and host an annual one-day McDonalds Springtime Tournament for players in Year 5-8 scheduled for early late August/early September. Grades available include Year 5&6, Year 6, Year 7, Year 7&8 and Year 8. For further information contact admin@netballhorowhenua.org.nzmore

NZ & Mixed Men's Netball Association

NZ Men's & Mixed Netball Association is the national organisation for all men's and mixed netball and are responsible for organising umpires, teams, coaches and managers to compete in a number of national and international sporting fixtures on a yearly basis. An information page can be accessed here: http://www.mynetball.co.nz/netball-nz/associate-members.htmlmore

Aotearoa Māori Netball Oranga Healthy Lifestyles (AMNOHL)

Aotearoa Māori Netball Oranga Healthy Lifestyles (AMNOHL) host an National Tournament on a shared rotation around Waka throughout Aotearoa held over Easter Weekend each year with U13, U15, U17, U19 and Premier level teams competing. AMNOHL also share host duties for the International Schoolgirls Netball Challenge competing in May each year.more

Netball Hutt Valley Centre

Netball Hutt Valley Centre hold their Atiawa Pre-Season Tournament held annually at the Taita Netball Courts on the last Saturday in March. A variety of grades available including college grade. Entry $45 per team. Registrations close Thursday 20th March. Click this item to access a registration form and further details...more

Hawke's Bay Netball

Hawke's Bay Netball hosts a number of tournaments throughout the year including the Lowson Collins Pre-Season Tournament held early March as well as their new annual COURT in the BAY Tournament around the second Saturday in September with many grades on offer. Keep an eye on the Hawke's Bay Netball website to find out more or click here to access the link...more

FISU World University Netball Championships (WUNC)

FISU (Fédération internationale du sport universitaire) hold the World University Netball Championships every even year. In 2016 the event will run from 12th to 17th July held in Miami, Florida, USA. Participants must be currently registered at a tertiary institute, be a national of the country they represent and aged between 17-28 years of age. Registrations for 2016 open 12th January.more

Dubai Rugby & Netball Invitation Tournament

The Emirates Airline Dubai Rugby and Netball Invitation Tournament is a new annual event (first held in 2015) held in Dubai at the beginning of December. Three days held in conjunction with the World Rugby Men's and Women's Sevens Series Tournaments. Players in Open grade must be 18 years or older and there is also an Open Youth grade for 14-19 years of age. Contact Dubai.7s@thesevens.aemore

World Youth Netball Festival

The World Youth Netball Festival will be hosted in Sydney Australia from 11-14 August 2015. Click this item for further information...more

Gold Coast Netball Carnival

The Gold Coast Netball Carnival is an annual week-long event held in July each year and hosted on the Gold Coast of Australia. In 2014 the event will be held from 6th - 14th July and is open to U12, U14, U16 & U18 grades. For further detail click this item...more

Motivationz - Innovative Coaching

Motivationz is a private organisation founded by Director Margaret Foster ex Silver Fern & Assistant Coach Magic based in Canterbury and Australia's Sunshine Coast they offer coaching programmes in netball, swim and athletics to young players from primary to college level. Motivationz run a Pre-Season Netball Tournament in late April-early May open to all NZ Secondary School.more

International Netball Festival - Gold Coast & Fiji

The International Netball Festival is an annual event hosted on the Gold Coast of Australia with a new additional event now offered in Fiji as of 2016. Open to 13/U, 15/U, 18/U and Open grades. Challenge teams participated in the past from Fiji, Australia and New Zealand. For further detail click this item...more

Netball Rotorua Centre

One of the biggest annual netball tournament in New Zealand hosted by Netball Rotorua Centre. The tournament has become so popular, attracting teams from around New Zealand and Australia as well. It was divided into two weekends timed at the end of the season (late August/early September) - social grades held on first weekend and competitive the next. Click this item to access the website link...more

AIMS Games

The NZCT AIMS Games is an annual event and will be held from 4th to 9th September 2016 in Tauranga. The sporting championships give 11, 12 and 13 years olds an opportunity to compete against the best of their age in sixteen different sports and is attended by 150+ teams from schools in NZ and Australia. Registrations open in February and close near the end of May. Click this item to read...more

High Energy Events - Brisbane netball tournament

The High Energy Youth Tournament is an annual international youth multi-sport event held in Brisbane, Australia. Formerly operating as Southern Skies, the event attracted teams from across Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, United Kingdom, Papua New Guinea and Japan. In 2016 the event will run from Mon 11th July to Fri 15th July.more

Disney International Youth Tournament

This is not your standard Netball Tournament - like all things Disney - this is an experience of a lifetime tournament for any netballer. The opportunity to play netball at the happiest place on earth, in the most amazing Disney built sports venue, coached by some of the worlds finest coaches, will be a dream come true for all netball players. Hosted in Florida, USA at the end of October 2016more

NetFest Gold Coast

NetFest is Netball Australia’s mass participation netball event attracting 200 teams in 2013 and offering a choice of either traditional (outdoor) or beach netball tournaments. This event is held on the Gold Coast and is timed for mid October each year and open to anyone over 18 years of age. Click this item to find out more...more

Australian Masters Games

8,000 people from across Australia and overseas converge for this week-long event held in early October every odd year. In 2015 it is Adelaide's turn to play host and amongst the 60+ sports is netball with a minimum entry age of 30 years old. Get a team together, compete for medals, enjoy the social events and round up your season with a bit of fun. Click this item to find out more...more

Pan Pacific Masters Games

The 9th Pan Pacific Masters Games will be held from 1 to 9 November 2014 on the beautiful Gold Coast. An anticipated 12,000 participants from all over the world will compete in the multi-sport event. The event includes over 30 sports for the over 30s including netball which runs from 1st to 7th November with a minimum entry age of 30 years. Registrations open May 2014. Click here for more info...more

Indoor Netball Leagues and Events

If seeking information about national indoor netball competitions and leagues, please click this item to find out more including Superleagues held in New Zealand and the Indoor Netball World Cup held every two years hosted between New Zealand, Australia, England and South Africa.more

Le Penina Pasifika Netball Sports Tournament

Le Penina Pasifika Netball & Volleyball Tournament is held around Labour Week each year at ASB Sports Centre, Kilbirnie, Wellington. This annual sporting fixture welcomes teams and family entries to show case netball & volleyball skills during this fun-filled Pasifika sports day. For further information email lepenina2014@gmail.commore
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Upcoming events in the next fortnight or so...

FEBRUARY
22nd - Final Fitness February workout #4 6pm ASBSC
25th - Super Club Invitational Tournament in PN
25&26 - NNZ AGM held in Queenstown
26th - ANZFF Yr 5&6 Info Sesson 10am Hataitai
26th - ANZFF MK Year 1&2 Star Helper Workshop 12pm

26th - Super School Invitational Tournament in PN

MARCH
1st - Fitness February Follow-on continues #5 6pm ASBSC
2nd - ANZFF MK Year 3&4 Coach Workshop 6.30pm
3rd - NWC Rep Asst Coach & Manager applications close
8th - Fitness February Follow-on #6 6pm ASBSC
12th - Netball Central Zone AGM in Levin
13th - Mental Skills coach course 6.00pm Hataitai
14th - NNZ Umpire Fitness Testing
15th - Fitness February Follow-on #7 6pm ASBSC
20th - Mama Brown Get Ready For Netball final session
20th - Year 7&8 Pre-Season Netball Dvlpt final session
21st - Year 9-11 Pre-Season Netball Dvlpt final session
22nd - Fitness February Follow-on #8 6pm ASBSC

Online registrations now open - links below...
2017 Fitness February - pre-season group fitness sessions
2017 Mama Brown Summer Twilight Monday League
2017 Term 1 Kids' Comp & Tween League
2017 Mama Brown Get Ready For Netball for Yr 5&6
2017 Pre-Season Development Programme for Yr 7-11
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6v6 Taster Sessions for Year 5 with Irene van Dyk - 11th & 26th Feb

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Fitness February - Pre-Season Fitness Sessions

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2017 Term 1 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie Kids' Netball Comp & Tween League - starts 15&16 Feb

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2017 Mama Brown Get Ready For Netball Yr 5&6 - starts Mon 13 Feb

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2017 Mama Brown Summer (Term 1) Twilight League - starts Wed 8, Thu 9 & Mon 13 Feb

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2017 Pre-Season Netball Development Programme Yr 7-11 - starts 13/14 Feb

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