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Game Analysis coach workshop - Monday 27th March

Taking a good look at your own team's strengths and weaknesses as well as your opposition's is a great way to dissect the game and take advangtage of the upper edge. If you're a coach who's keen to harness the benefits of Game Analysis come along on Monday 27th March 6.30pm to 9pm at the Hataitai Netball Pavilion. Cost $25 - email promptly to secure your space!more

Unsure about umpiring? Come to our Umpiring 101 Workshop!

For those wishing to build confidence, refresh your memory or ask any fiddly umpire-related questions we're excited to offer two Umpiring 101 Workshops held at the Hataitai Netball Courts on Thursday 30th March 6.30pm to 8.30pm & Monday 3rd April 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Costs $2 to attend with supportive resources available for purchase. Register promptly online to secure your space!more

2017 NWC Year 9, U15 & U17 Rep Trial nominations now open!

Trials are fast approaching to select our 2017 NWC representative age-grade teams. For the first time this year we invite all eligible Year 9s as well as U15 & U17 players as at 1 Jan 2017! Complete the online nomination form link located on right hand side of this page. U15/U17 noms close 31st March, Year 9 close 4th April. Read on to find out more about trial, training & tournament dates...more

Learn the basics at our Injury Strapping Workshop - 10 April

Thanks to the support of Wellington Sports Med, we're offering a basic course on how to strap common injuries. Held Monday 10th April 6.30pm-7.30pm in the Whataitai Room at the ASB Sports Centre. Suits all coaches, umpires, parents, managers, primary care and players alike to learn helpful strapping techniques to keep those injuries at bay throughout the season. Register online!more
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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

PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie April Holiday Programme - sign-up now!

Online registrations are now open for our 2017 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie April Holiday Programme held at the ASB Sports Centre in the second week of the holidays for 4 days from Monday 24th to Friday 28th April (no programme ANZAC Day). Open to girls and boys in Year 3-8 keen for some netball skills in the morning with the option of staying on for a variety of activities in the afternoon. Register now!more

April Netball Umpire Holiday Programme - register now!

Netball Wellington Centre will be running an April Netball Umpire Holiday Programme for one day only from 9am to 3pm on Thursday 20th April held at the ASB Sports Centre in Kilbirnie. Cost: $20 includes an Introduction to Netball Umpiring rules book. This fun dynamic workshop will be theory and practical-based and a great way to build confidence. Limited spaces - register promptly online!more
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FREE Getting Started in Coaching Courses 2017

Sport Wellington are delivering FREE exciting interactive courses for beginner coaches! They are pleased to confirm four Getting Started in Coaching Courses to be held in April & May in a variety of locations around Wellington - Mon 10 Apr in Kapiti, Tue 11 Apr in Upper Hutt, Thu 20 Apr in Wellington, Thu 11 May in Lower Hutt. Registration essential - click this item to access the online link...more

Term 2 Pak'nSave Kilbirnie Junior Netball Academy

Join us for some after-school netball skill development at our Term 2 Pak'nSave Kilbirnie Junior Netball Academy at the ASB Sports Centre on Wednesdays. Year 5&6 group from 4.00pm to 5.00pm and Year 7&8 group from 5.00pm to 6Joi.00pm. First session starts 18th May and runs for 6 weeks. Cost $70. Sessions are fun, engaging and progressive incorporating games for fun learning. Register online today!more

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

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 Prem Reserve 3 Coach at St Francis Netball Club. If you are a school/club seeking help advertising coaching roles on offer please email with further detailsmore

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

Moving away from Wellington for study or work in 2017?

We don't want to lose our netballers from the great sport of netball due moving to a new city. If you happen to be heading to Palmerston North or Auckland then this information will help you get yourself set up for the 2017 season. If you need more help then please contact us here at the office and we will hopefully be able to point you in the right direction. Happy trails & happy netballing!more

Welcome to our newly appointed Lead Rep Coaches!

Netball Wellington Centre are excited to announce our Year 9, Under 15, Under 17 and Under 19 age group lead coaches for our 2017 Representative Season. We are delighted to provide this opportunity for players to benefit from their combined wealth of experience and knowledge and look forward to supporting them in their efforts towards a successful rep season ahead. Welcome aboard!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

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

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

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...

23rd - NetballSmart Coach Workshop 7pm ASBSC
26th - ANZ Super Sunday in Hamilton
27th - Game Analysis coach workshop 6.30pm Hataitai
30th - EIT Pre-Season Fitness #4 6.30am ASBSC
30th - Umpire 101 Workshop 6.30pm Hataitai
31st - U15/U17 Rep Trial nominations close 12pm

2nd - U15/U17 Rep Trial #1 10am at Hataitai
3rd - Umpire 101 General workshop 6.30pm Hataitai
4th - Year 9 Rep Trial nominations close 12pm
4th - U15/U17 Rep Trial #2 6pm at Hataitai
5th - Year 9 Rep Trial #1 6pm at Hataitai
9th - Year 9 Rep Trial #2 10am at Hataitai
9th - U15/U17 Rep Trial #3 10am at Hataitai
10th - Strapping Workshop 6.30pm at ASBSC
12th - Year 9 Rep Trial #3 6pm at Hataitai

Online forms now active...
NWC Year 9, U15 & U17 Rep Trial nominations
NetballSmart Coach Workshop - 23rd March
Umpiring 101 Workshop - 28th March & 4th April
PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie April Holiday Netball Programme
April Netball Umpire Holiday Programme for Year 8-13
PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie Junior Netball Academy - Term 2

NWC Online Shop
NWC Umpire Registration


Centre Supporters

Funding Agencies


2017 NWC Year 9, U15 & U17 Representative team trial nomination


NetballSmart Coach Workshop - 23rd March


2017 Umpiring 101 Workshops - 30 March & 3 April


Injury Strapping Workshop - 10 April


2017 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie April Netball Holiday Programme for Yr 1-8 from 24-28 April


2017 April Netball Umpire Holiday Programme for Yr 8-13 - Thurs 20 April


2017 Term 2 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie Junior Netball Academy Yr 5-8 - starts 17 May


NWC Online Shop order form


2017 NWC Umpire Registration Form

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