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Seeking Asst Coach & Team Managers for 2017 NWC Rep Teams

Netball Wellington Centre currently seek keen applicants to join our 2017 Representative Teams. Position available as Assistant Coach for our U15 2nd Team, U17 1st Team & U19 Team as well as Team Manager for our U15 2nd Team, U17 1st Team and U17 2nd Team. To apply, please complete the application form & provide a coach/manager cv via email to gm@netballwellington.co.nz by 5pm Friday 3rd March.more

2017 Super Club & Super School Invitational Tournaments

Netball Central Zone proudly run two pre-season tournaments in Palmerston North set to be held 25th & 26th Feb. 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 A Grade at the 2016 LNISS. Held at Arena Manawatu 25th & 26th February - see draw attached.more

ANZ futureFERNS Year 5 - 6V6 Taster Session with Irene van Dyk

Year 5 netball is set for some changes this year and we are excited to be able to offer 2 taster sessions with Irene van Dyk on 11 or 26 February at Hataitai Netball Courts. This is an amazing opportunity for players, coaches and parents to gain an understanding practically of how the game will be played.more

The Benefits of Mental Skills - workshop Monday 13 March

Mental toughness and attitude are game-altering characteristics for successful coaches & athletes. If you're a coach or umpire keen to expand others' mental capacity to keep calm under pressure, come along to this valuable workshop on Mon 13th March from 6pm to 9pm to the Hataitai Netball Pavilion. Course costs $25 to attend - email officemanager@netballcentral.co.nz promptly to register!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 officemanager@netballcentral.co.nzmore
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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

2017 Term 1 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie Junior Netball Competitions

Want to start getting ready for the 2017 Netball Season early? We've got the comp just for you - join our Term 1 Kids' Netball Comp played on Wed or Tween League played on Wed & Thur! Why not ask your coach to reunite your team from 2016, or put together a team with all your friends and keep on playing all year long indoors at the ASB Sports Centre? Online registrations open now.more

Mama Brown Get Ready For Netball for Year 5&6

Mama Brown Get Ready For Netball held in Term 1 provides a great opportunity for Year 5&6 players to kick-start their season! Sessions run for 6 weeks starting Monday 13th February held at the Kilbirnie ASB Sports Centre with the focus on fun while practicing key basic netball skills delivered in an active and engaging way. Registrations now open and close Fri 10th February or once spaces full.more

Term 1 Pre-Season Netball Development Programme for Year 7-11

Thinking of trialing for school or reps in 2017? Would you like some help in preparing to perform at your full potential during trials? Join our six-week programme for Year 7-11 held at the ASB Sports Centre starting 13/14th February. Year 7&8 Monday 5pm-6pm, Year 9 Tuesday 4.30pm-5.30pm and Year 10&11 Tuesday 5pm-6.30pm. Hurry and grab your spot on this popular programme - register online now!more

2017 Mama Brown Summer (Term 1) Twilight - Registrations Now Open!

The end of 2016 is almost upon us and Christmas craziness is well & truly over so we're already getting ready for an awesome 2017 and have opened up online registrations for Summer (Term 1) Twilight Netball. Our Twilight competitions always fill up fast so before you miss out register your team for the Term 1 Twilight Netball Competitions!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

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
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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

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 ndo@netballwellington.co.nz with further detailsmore

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

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
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Upcoming events in the next fortnight or so...

FEBRUARY
22nd - 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 #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 forms now active...
6v6 Taster Sessions for Year 5 with Irene van Dyk
Fitness February Follow-on - pre-season workout
Term 1 Kids' Comp & Tween League
Mama Brown Summer Twilight Monday League

Mama Brown Get Ready For Netball for Yr 5&6
2017 Pre-Season Development Programme for Yr 7-11
NWC Online Shop
NWC Umpire Registration

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6v6 Taster Sessions for Year 5 with Irene van Dyk - 11th & 26th Feb

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Fitness February Follow-on - Pre-Season Sessions extend throughout March

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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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NWC Online Shop order form

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2017 NWC Umpire Registration Form

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