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Netball Central Pulse and Beko Coaching opportunities

The opportunity to become the Te Wānanga o Raukawa Apprenitce coach in 2020 is now open along with two assistants next year for the Central Manawa team, one of whom will be based outside of Wellington, in a push to ensure coaching pathways are available across the Zone while succession planning remains to the forefront.more

2019 Term 4 College Comp

Come and join our College Comp in Term 4
We are offering a 6 week competition with games played after school on Wednesdays and Thursdays between 4.00pm and 6.30pm at the ASB Sports Centre in Kilbirnie.more

2019 Term 4 Intermediate Netball Comp

Come and join our intermediate Comp in Term 4.
We are offering a 6 week competition with games played after school on Wednesdays and Thursdays between 4.00pm and 6.30pm at the ASB Sports Centre in Kilbirnie.
Register now!more

2019 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

2019 NNZ Coach Course calendar - September to November

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 ndo@netballwellington.co.nzmore

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 gm@netballwellington.co.nzmore

Cadbury & Netball NZ say thanks to our volunteers!

Cadbury Dairy Milk are official volunteer partner to Netball NZ and in celebration we invite you to nominate deserving volunteers to receive a Thank You Cadbury Pack. Nominate all your unsung heroes of the game of netball - coaches, managers, lolly buyers, bib washers, first aiders, scorekeepers, the lot! Head to our NWC Facebook page by 10am Fri 28 June and tag them in and let us know what for!more

2019/2020 Ikaroa ki te Tonga Māori Netball trial dates

Ikaroa ki te Tonga Māori Netball U13, U15 & U17 trials are set to get underway in September - trial dates Sun 22nd Sept at Kapiti Netball Courts, Sat 28th Sept at Kapi Mana Netball Courts and Sun 29th Sept at Hutt Valley Netball Courts. Please register online here: www.sporty.co.nz/viewform/52843. Please register your attendance from 9am. Trials start 10am. Enquiries via phone to 021 1815 712more

Please park considerately when attending netball

We know it can get rather busy in and around our two netball venues on a Saturday so here's a polite reminder to take care to plan ahead when visiting ASB Sports Centre & Hataitai Netball Courts. Please plan ahead, time your arrival wisely, be patient and adhere to all parking signs both on the premises and street-side to avoid parking fines or being towed. Be prepared to park & wall if need be!more

2019/2020 Coach & Manager Roles Available

Are you a keen coach or manager looking forward to securing a role for late 2019/2020? Click here to view a current list of vacant coach/manager positions including Ikaroa ki te Tonga Maori netball coach and manager roles. If a school/club seeking help advertising coaching roles on offer please email ndo@netballwellington.co.nz.more

Farewell to our Board Chair

Karen Fifield our Netball Wellington Centre Board Chair sadly tabled her resignation to the board in April due to increased commitments in her role as the CEO for Wellington Zoo.
Karen over the past 3 years has provided strong leadership and direction to the board and the centre, and it was with great reluctance that the Board accepted her resignation.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

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 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

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

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

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...

SEPTEMBER
13 - Walking Netball 6.30pm ASBSC $5 on the night
13 - NCZ Forum - ASBSC
14 - NNZ CD Module - Through court (NWC) ASBSC
14 - Zone Super Club Tournament - ASBSC
15 - NNZ CD Module - Games Analysis (NWC) ASBSC
15 - Zone Super Club Tournament - ASBSC
16 - NZ Theory Exam 2 6.00pm-7.30pm ASB
21 - Wgtn Regional Centre TD Day (Invite only)
22 - Ikaroa ki te Tonga Rep Trials #1 Kapiti
27 - Walking Netball 6.30pm ASBSC $5 on the night
28 - School Holidays
28 - Ikaroa ki te Tonga Rep Trials #2 Kapi Mana
29 - Ikaroa ki te Tonga Rep Trials #3 Hutt Valley

Online forms now active...

Term 4 College Comp and Intermediate Comp registrations now open

Term 3 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie In-Season Development Y9-11

2019 NWC Umpire Registration
NWC Online Shop
Sep-Nov NNZ Coach Development workshop registration
NetballSmart Prepare for Tournament workshop 21 August
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2019 Term 4 Intermediate Netball Comp Wed/Thu - registrations open

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2019 Term 4 College Netball Comp Wed/Thu - registrations open

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2019 Term 3 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie In-Season Netball Development Programme for Yr 9-11 - starts 30 July

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2019 NWC Umpire registration form

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