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Selecting Workshop - Monday 25th February

Trials are upon us! If you need a hand in preparation why not attend a Selecting Workshop on Monday 25 February 6.30pm at Hataitai Netball Pavilion. Covers benefits of selection policies and ideas to develop your own, setting up trials, trial systems, what to look for in players, and developing player profiles. Cost: $20 or $12.50 if under 18 years of age. Register online via link provided withinmore

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 Asst. Rep coaches & 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

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

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
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

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

4-in-1 Coach Workshop Weekend - 2 & 3 March

Pressed for time but keen to absorb all the coaching knowledge you can pre-season? Here's one way to maximise your time! Attend Skill Analysis at 10am followed by Shooting at 1pm on Saturday 2nd March and then add Attacking Fundamentals at 10am and Centre Pass at 1pm the next day on Sunday 3rd March. All workshops held at the Hataitai Netball Pavilion. Cost $20 each ($12.50 if U18). Register 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?programme for Year 7-11 held at the ASB Sports Centre starting 11/12th February. Year 7&8 group held Monday 5pm-6pm- register online now!
Year 9-11 group *Is now Full* If you would like to be added to the waiting list email:

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

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

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

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

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...

18 - Netball Ready, Set, Go! for Y5&6 begins ASBSC
19 - 7 Weeks of Fitness workout #2 6-7pm ASBSC. $5
21 - Planning coach course Taita (due to be rescheduled)
22 - Walking Netball 6pm-7pm ASBSC. $5 on the night
25 - Selecting coach course 6.30pm at Hataitai
26 - 7 Weeks of Fitness workout #3 6-7pm ASBSC. $5
28 - Planning coach course 6.30pm in Masterton

1 - Walking Netball 7-8pm ASBSC. $5 on the night
2 - Skill Analysis coach course 10am Hataitai
2 - Shooting coach course 1pm Hataitai
2 - Beko League: Central v Northern 12.10pm Otaki
3 - Attacking Fundamentals coach course 10am Hataitai
3 - Centre Pass coach course 1pm Hataitai
4 - ANZ Premiership: Pulse vs Magic 7.40pm Rotorua
5 - 7 Weeks of Fitness workout #4 6-7pm ASBSC. $5
5 - Circle Work coach course 6.30pm Porirua
7 - Defence coach course 6.30pm Taita
10 - Netball Central Zone AGM Palmerston North
10 - Beko League: Central v Mainland 2.10pm PN
10 - ANZ Premiership: Pulse vs Tactix 4.10pm PN

Online forms now active...
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 NWC Umpire registration form


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


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


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


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