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2021 Mama Brown Twilight, Intermediate & College Comps

For those chomping at the bit to register for our popular Summer Mama Brown Twilight leagues, Intermediate Comp or College Comp, here's your heads-up! Online registration for Twilight postponed from Wednesday 20 January - new date yet TBA. Intermediate & College Comp opens Thursday 28 January. If not already on our mail-list as a previous attendee, email to be addedmore

January Holiday Skills Clinic Year 7-12 - three dates on offer!

After enjoying a summer break from netball, why not come and join our NWC development coaches to help you get back into the swing of things! Three holiday clinics offered on Tuesday 19 January, Thursday 21 January and Tuesday 26 January at ASB Sports Centre. Year 7&8 runs 9am-12pm, Year 9-12 runs 1pm-3pm. Cost: $30 per person per session. Register online swiftly to snatch up a space!more

January Umpire Holiday Programme - 20 January 2021

Get a head start on your netball rules & whistle-blowing technique! One day only on Wednesday 20 January from 9am to 3pm at the ASB Sports Centre in Kilbirnie. Cost: $30 includes netball umpire resource to take home. This fun dynamic workshop will include theory AND putting knowledge into practice so is a great way to build confidence. Limited spaces - register online quickly!more

NetballSmart SmartPlayer resource released

Secondary School Netball can form some of your favourite sporting memories, fun, competition and lifelong friendships. Navigating teen sports can be confusing and difficult and at times it is challenging to make the right decisions for you and your sport. Netball NZ have proudly developed this new resource full of simple strategies and great ideas to support your netball Journey as a player.more

Coaching diary template

NNZ now have a Coaching diary that has many tips and tricks for coaches who are experienced and those that are starting their coaching journey. Recommend that this be used for Secondary School and above. We also have more simple coaching diaries for those that need these - please see our merchandise or contact Sue on

Covid 19 Alert Levels and all things Netball

There will be lots of questions about returning to all things netball as we recover from COVID-19 and pass through the various levels. Netball NZ, Advisory Group and Sport NZ have developed some Community Netball Guidelines that are subject to change with updates from MoH. We hope that this gives you hope that we will have netball of some sort in 2020.more

2020 Umpire Registrations - Register Now

Welcome to the Netball Wellington Centre for 2020!
Umpire Registrations for the 2020 Winter Competition and other leagues are now open and we welcome all new and returning umpires back for another season.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

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

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

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...

19 - Holiday Skills Clinic #1 Year 7&8 10am-12pm ASBSC
19 - Holiday Skills Clinic #1 Year 9-12 1pm-3pm ASBSC
20 - Netball Umpire Holiday Programme 9am-3pm ASBSC
20 - Summer Twilight registrations postponed (new date TBC)
21 - Holiday Skills Clinic #2 Year 7&8 10am-12pm ASBSC
21 - Holiday Skills Clinic #2 Year 9-12 1pm-3pm ASBSC
25 - NWC Office closed - Wellington Anniversary Day
26 - Holiday Skills Clinic #3 Year 7&8 10am-12pm ASBSC
26 - Holiday Skills Clinic #3 Year 9-12 1pm-3pm ASBSC
28 - Intermediate Comp registration open (subject to change)
28 - College Comp registration open (subject to change)

8 - NWC Office closed - Waitangi Day observed
10 - Mama Brown Wednesday Summer Twilight starts ASBSC
11 - Mama Brown Thursday Summer Twilight starts ASBSC
15 - Term 1 Kick-Start for Year 7&8 starts 4.30pm ASBSC
15 - Mama Brown Monday Summer Twilight starts Hataitai
16 - Term 1 Kick-Start for Year 9-12 starts 4pm ASBSC
16 - 7 Weeks of Fitness starts 6pm ASBSC
17&18 - College Comp starts ASBSC
17&18 - Intermediate Comp starts ASBSC

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2021 January Holiday Skills Clinic Year 7-12
2021 January Umpire Holiday Programme Year 8+
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