Junior Development Programmes

January Netball Umpire Holiday Programme - register now!

Netball Wellington Centre are set to run an Umpire Holiday Programme for Year 8+ - one day only from 9am to 3pm on Tuesday 22nd January held at the Kilbirnie ASB Sports Centre. Cost: $25 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

Two January Holiday Netball Skills Clinics in 2019

In January we offer two Holiday Netball Skills Clinic helping motivated netballers get a head-start in 2019! First up is a Position-Specific Clinic on 23rd January providing tips in your preferred area of the court. Next up is a Prep For Trials Clinic made up of three sessions held 25th, 28th & 30th January aimed to help you off on the right foot come trial time. Register online now!more

Netball Ready, Set, Go! for Year 5&6 in Term 1

If you're a Year 5&6 netballer who can't wait for the netball season to start this opportunity's especially for you! In Term 1 2019 we introduce a Netball Ready, Set, Go development programme helping young netballers learn/refresh basic skills & transition from 5-a-side to 6-a-side ahead of the season. Held at ASB Sports Centre on Mondays from 4-5pm starting 18th February. Register online now!more

Kick-start your netball season for Year 7-11 in Term 1

Keen to kick-start your netball season off on the best foot? Or perhaps gain an added boost prior to school or rep trials? Join our six-week programme for Year 7-11 held at the ASB Sports Centre starting 11/12th February. Year 7&8 group held Monday 5pm-6pm, Year 9-11 group held Tuesday 4.30pm-6pm. Hurry and grab your spot on this popular programme - register online now!more

7 Weeks of Fitness - group workouts in February & March!

It's not so fun working out solo yet we're here to help you get motivated to start your netball season off with a bang! Our 7 Weeks of Fitness is a series of pre-season group workouts led by mega-motivator Ngarama Milner-Olsen with a fun focus for players, umpires, coaches & supporters alike. Held Tuesdays 6pm-7pm indoors at the ASB Sports Centre. Cost: $35 or $5 per week. Register online!more

Rules for Year 1-8 transitioning through futureFERNS netball

Especially for those playing within our junior netball satellites competitions who are transitioning into the futureFERNS modified netball variations for Year 1&2, Year 3&4, Year 5&6 and now Year 7&8 - please find attached a handy dandy snapshot of the rules for each game. Helping all coaches, managers, parents, supporters and players to stay on top of your game. All the best out there on court!more

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

Mother Earth futureFERNS Year 1-8 - general info

Mother Earth futureFERNS is an exciting initative launched by Netball New Zealand and set to roll out through primary and intermediate netball in the coming years. It enables players as young as Year 1 up to Year 8 to explore and learn to love netball at their own pace using equipment, court space and game formats tailored to their skill level and capabilities focusing on maximum fun and success!more

Junior Netball Academy general info

Netball Wellington Centre offers an after-school skill development programme usually held at the ASB Sports Centre held during Term 3 on Wednesdays for six weeks. As the ANZ futureFERNS programme currently caters to Year 1-4 our Academy is open to girls and boys in Year 5-8. The Year 5&6 session runs 4pm-5pm while Year 7&8 runs 5pm-6pm. Tends to start 2nd week of Term. $75 per participantmore

Umpire Holiday Programme - general info

Netball Wellington Centre offer one-day Umpire Holiday Programmes during the year held at the ASB Sports Centre in Kilbirnie. The programme covers theory, rule discussion and practical activities along with whistle-blowing and positioning. This is a great way to build umpire confidence! If interested in finding out more email admin@netballwellington.co.nzmore

Netball Season Kick-Start general info

Would you like some help in preparing to perform as best you can on the netball court in the coming season? Perhaps you're contemplating aiming for the top school team or reps? Join our six-week programme for Year 7-11 held at the ASB Sports Centre. Starts around two weeks into Term 1. Year 7&8 Monday 4pm-5pm, Year 9-11 Tuesday 4.30pm-6pm. Online registrations due to open in December.more

NWC Holiday Programmes - general info

After recent changes, Netball Wellington Centre offers holiday programmes during some of the school holiday periods during the year. April & July (no longer January. October TBC). We now offer a condensed netball-specific programme for Year 5&6 run on two days in Week 2 from 10am-12pm and have removed our full day option. Our age group has now narrowed to welcome girls and boys in Year 5&6.more

Holiday Netball Skills Clinics - general info

Netball Wellington Centre plan to offer new Holiday Skills Clinics during each of the school holiday periods thoughout the year - January, April, July, and October. We offer a Skills Clinic as well as a Position-Specific Clinic in April & July where players can gain tips in Shooting, Mid-Court and Defence areas of the court. We welcome girls and boys in Year 7-13 keen to upskill during their holsmore

Off-Season Netball Development Programme - general info

Would you like to stay sharp in preparation for the coming year's trials? Thinking of trialing for school or reps next year? Join our six-week programme for Year 7-11 held at the ASB Sports Centre. Starts around two weeks into Term 4. Year 7&8 Monday 4.30pm-5.30pm, Year 9-11 Tuesday 4.30pm-6.00pm. Online registrations due to open in September 2018.more

futureFERNS junior netballs for sale

If you're a parent of one of our young futureFERNS attendees and have been keen to find out where you can purchase your very own small-sized ball. Our Super Grip Ball for Year 1&2 junior netballers costs $12 each while the Avaro Match Ball (size 4) for Year 3&4 costs $21.70 each.more
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Upcoming events in the next fortnight or so...

JANUARY
14 - Quad Series: Silver Ferns vs England 7am NZT
20 - Quad Series: Silver Ferns vs Australia 5.30am NZT
21 - Quad Series: Ferns vs South Africa 4.30am NZT
22 - Netball Umpire Holiday Programme for Y8+ ASBSC
23 - Holiday Position-Specific Clinic for Y7-13 ASBSC
25 - Holiday Prep for Trials Clinic for Y9-13 #1 ASBSC
28 - Holiday Prep for Trials Clinic for Y9-13 #2 ASBSC
30 - Holiday Prep for Trials Clinic for Y 9-13 #3 ASBSC

FEBRUARY
1 - Walking Netball #1 6pm to 7pm at ASBSC
11 - Netball Season Kick-Start for Y7&8 begins ASBSC
11 - Mama Brown Mon Summer Twilight begins Hataitai
12 - Netball Season Kick-Start for Y9-11 begins ASBSC
12 - 7 Weeks of Fitness #1 for all ages , 6-7pm ASBSC
13 - Mama Brown Wed Summer Twilight begins ASBSC
14&15 - Intermediate Comp begins ASBSC
14&15 - College Comp begins ASBSC
14 - Mama Brown Thurs Summer Twilight begins ASBSC
18 - Netball Ready, Set, Go! for Y5&6 begins ASBSC
21 - Planning coach course Taita 6.30pm
25 - Selecting coach course Hataitai 6.30pm
28 - Planning coach course Masterton 6.30pm

Online forms now active...
2019 Netball Umpire Holiday Programme for Y8+
2019 Holiday Position-Specific Clinic for Y7-13
2019 Holiday Prep for Trials Clinic for Y9-13
2019 Netball Season Kick-Start for Y7-11
2019 7 Weeks of Fitness for all ages
2019 Netball Ready, Set, Go! for Y5&6
2019 NWC Umpire Registration
NWC Online Shop
2019 NNZ Coach Courses held Feb-May
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2019 Mama Brown Summer (Term 1) Twilight League Mon/Wed/Thu - registrations open 12pm Wed 16th of Jan

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2019 January Netball Umpire Holiday Programme for Yr 8+ on Tue 22 Jan

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2019 January Holiday Position-Specific Clinic for Yr 7-13 - Wed 23 Jan

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2019 January Holiday Prep for Trials Clinics for Yr 9-13 - Fri 25, Mon 28, Wed 30 Jan

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2019 Netball Season Kick-Start Yr 7-11 - starts 11/12 Feb

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2019 7 Weeks of Fitness in Feb & Mar - pre-season group workout starts 12 Feb

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2019 Netball Ready, Set, Go! for Yr 5&6 - starts 18 Feb

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2019 NWC Umpire registration form

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