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PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie NetFix skill development for Year 5-11

Coming up in Term 2 is our PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie NetFix for players in Year 5-11 held at ASB Sports Centre. It's a six-week programme held after school with a strong focus on performing netball basics consistently well and increasing your confidence as a player. Year 9-11 session Tuesdays 4.30pm-6pm, Year 5&6 session Wednesday 4-5pm, Year 7&8 session Wednesday 5-6pm. Register online now!more

2019 U19 Representative Trial

All trialists are requested to attend a match play trial on 24 May at ASB Sport Centre from 6-7 pm. If you cannot attend this trial please contact John on before 20 May 2019.more

SmartParent resource released

Netball New Zealand are very excited to announce the release of 'SmartParent' under the NetballSmart umbrella. This resource gives netball parents tips and simple strategies to help grow a child’s love for the sport and reduce their risk of injury.more

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 Umpiring 101 Workshops held at the Hataitai Netball Courts. First date is Wed 1st May from 6.30pm-8.30pm and second date Thursday 16th May 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Costs $2 to attend with rule books and whistles also available for purchase. Register quick!more
Gold Coin

2019 Gold Coin Days - 25 May & 22 June

There are two Gold Coin Days scheduled for 2019 - Sat 25 May & Sat 22 June. These are held to help raise funds to assist our Centre's six representative teams with entry fees, travel, accommodation and kit for their 2019 rep campaigns. Collectors will stand at entry points to the ASB Sports Centre happy to gratefully accept any gold coins you are able to spare. Thank you!more

2019 NNZ Coach Course calendar - February to May

For coaches interested in gaining further learning and experience by attending Netball New Zealand modules in 2019, Netball Central Zone have carefully compiled a list of offerings to allow you to extend yourself in the off-season. Link to online registration form now active - register promptly to secure your space. Queries welcome to

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

Walking Netball returns... hit your stride in 2019!

Walking Netball's back for 2019! Come join this latest craze catering for ladies and gents aged 18+ who are perhaps recovering from injury, just had a baby, a late netball bloomer, hoping to stay more active, wish to get a bit fitter or merely just keen for a laugh and to meet new friends. Held Fridays at ASB Sports Centre. Cost: $5. To join the fun, email Sue at
2018 Winter Competition - ASB Sports Centre

Want to play netball in Wellington? Here's where to start!

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 2019 & club contact details...more

2019 Coach & Manager Roles Available

Are you a keen coach or manager looking forward to securing a role for 2019? Click here to view a current list of vacant coach/manager positions including NWC Rep managers, SMOG Prem 2 coach, Samuel Marsden Collegiate Senior B,C&D coaches and Hutt Valley HSOG Prem 1 coach. If a school/club seeking help advertising coaching roles on offer please email

2019 Pulse Observation Opportunities - open to all coaches

Update: Apologies - 24th has now been cancelled
Netball Central Zone are pleased to offer coaches within our community the opportunity to observe Te Wananga o Raukawa Pulse training sessions! Confirmed dates are Thursday 2 May, Friday 10th May and possibly Friday 24th May (yet to be confirmed). If interested in attending, email specific details to prior to each date.more

2019 Umpire Registrations

Welcome to the Netball Wellington Centre for 2019!
Umpire Registrations for the 2019 Winter Competition and other leagues are now open and we welcome all new and returning umpires back for another season.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 Year 7&8 - please find attached a handy dandy snapshot of the rules for each game. Aim is to help all coaches, managers, parents, supporters & players stay on top of your game. All the best out there on court!more

2018 NWC Prizegiving Award Recipients

Congratulations to the teams who finished in the top two of their grade during this year's Winter Competition along with those honoured with special awards and regional/international accolades. Well done to all on another successful netball season!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

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

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

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...

13 - Umpire Zone Theory Exam 6pm ASBSC
13 - ANZ Premiership: Pulse v Stars 7.40pm TSB Arena
14 - Student Coaching Day at ASBSC
16 - College Sport Wellington Prem Tournament ASBSC
16 - Umpiring 101 Workshop #2 6.30pm Hataitai
17 - Walking Netball 6.30pm ASBSC $5 on the night
19 - Beko Grand Final - 2.10pm Christchurch
20 - Planning Annual/Tourny coach wkshp 6.30 Hataitai
20 - ANZ Premiership: Pulse v Mystics 7h40pm Auckland
21 - NetFix Year 9-11 starts 4.30pm ASBSC
22 - NetFix Year 5-8 starts 4pm-5pm & 5pm-6pm ASBSC
24 - U19 Trial #3 6pm-7pm ASBSC
25 - Rep Gold Coin Day #1 ASBSC
27 - NNZ Umpire Fitness Testing 6.30pm-7pm ASBSC
31 - Walking Netball 6.30pm ASBSC $5 on the night

Online forms now active...
Term 2 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie NetFix - start 21/22 May
2019 NWC Umpire Registration
NWC Online Shop
2019 NNZ Coach Courses held Feb-May

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2019 Term 2 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie NetFix - Yr 9-11 starts 21 May


2019 NWC Umpire registration form


NWC Online Shop order form

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