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International Call-up for Central Pulse Manager

Congratulations to Jo Holmes appointed in the role of Team Manager for the 2015 Fast5 Ferns! Jo has been an integral part of the Haier Pulse as Team Manager for the past three seasons and has a wealth of experience at her fingertips including several stints managing a variety of NWC and Regional rep teams. A fantastic achievement in honour of her dedicated efforts and we wish her all the best!more

Off-season Coach Development Opportunities - Oct-Dec

The off-season is a great time for coaches to turn their attention to their own personal development. Check out the variety of fantastic theory-based courses on offer to assist you in becoming all you can be as a coach. Courses to suit beginners as well as those wishing to turn their interest into an accredited award through Netball New Zealand.
Team Building - Mon 3 Nov at Hataitai Pavilionmore

Volunteers Rewarded from the Centre by New World

Paul Smith and Bubs Reweti are winging their way to the Silver Ferns game in Auckland today thanks to New World.
The Centre nominated a number of people that have voluntarily given their time to the Netball Community over the past season. We were lucky enough to have Paul recognised for his work with the umpires and Bubs with the coaching support she gives to players and other coaches.more

Wellington Regional Umpires did well at LFNCs

Congrats to Gareth Fowler for being appointed to the Final at LFNCs, Ann Hay for 3 & 4, and Paul Smith for 5 & 6. To have 3 of our umpires ranked in the top 5 at LFNC is fantastic and shows we are on the right track here in this region with our umpire pathway.
Jess Lea had her first experience at LFNC and did really well for her first tournament at this level. Well done to you all.more

LFNC team makes the top 4 at Nationals

Awesome effort by the team management and the girls for making the top 4 at Nationals. This was a mammoth effort considering the teams they were up against and the wellness amongst the team throughout the week. The whole team dug deep and put everything out there on the court to achieve this result. The pride of wearing the NWC dress really showed through and they did the Centre proud.more

Regional Prizegiving

Come along and celebrate the successes of the Netball Centres from the Wellington region (Please note the new date for this event, now held on Monday 10th November)more

Nominations welcome for 2014 Life Members and Service Awards

We welcome nominations for 2014 Service Award and Life Membership awards. These need to be received via email to, fax to 04 387 8309 or post with supporting documentation to Netball Wellington Centre, PO Box 14-430, Kilbirnie, Wellington 6241 by Thursday 31 October 2014.
Please put some thought into who you'd like to nominate for these honours & put all names forward.more

Term 4 Kids' Netball Comp - register by 15 Oct

Just because the netball season is over doesn't mean the fun needs to end! Why not get a team together, think of a cool name and enter in our Kids' Netball Comp? Held indoors at the ASB Sports Centre from 4.00pm to 6.00pm - Yr 3-6 teams play on Wednesdays and Yr 7&8 teams play on Thursdays. It's a whole lot of fun with bibs, balls, umpires and prizes provided. Register online by 5pm Wed 15 Oct!more

Missing Netball Bib Round-Up!

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
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Spring Competitions ready to go!

Winter is over, and so is our Saturday Winter Competition
But we have a number of options for those of you wanting to continue to play netball in Spring!more

Coaches wanted for 2015 season!

Are you already looking ahead in anticipation of coaching netball in 2015?
Here's an active list of vacant coach positions we know about which can range from primary school, lower level to Junior A & Senior A college teams, Senior and Prem Club level along with Year 7&8, U15, U17, and U19 rep teams. If you're interested in getting involved as a coach click this news item...more

Le Penina Pasifika Netball - Labour Weekend Sports Tournament

Le Penina Pasifika Basketball, Netball & Volleyball Tournament 2014 will be held at ASB Sports Centre, Kilbirnie, Wellington on Saturday 25th October 2014 (Labour Weekend). This annual sporting fixture welcomes teams and family entries to show case basketball, netball & volleyball skills during this fun filled Pasifika sports day. For further information email lepenina2014@gmail.commore

2014 Off-Season Development Programme - Term 4

The netball season may have come to an end but here's your chance to keep your skills sharp for next season! Join our Off-Season Development Programme led by the experienced Bubs Reweti. Two age groups for future Year 7&8 and Year 9&10 players keen to trial for reps in 2015. Held at ASB Sports Centre on Tuesdays for 6 weeks starting Tues 28th October. Register online - closes Friday 24th October.more

Welcome to our new NWC Office!

The NWC Office has moved... we're still on-site at the ASB Sports Centre, just located down the far end of the concourse overlooking Court 12. All email and staff phone numbers remain the same however our main phone number has changed to 387 6002. Visitors welcome - please just excuse the mess as we finish reshuffling!more

Fast5 Netball World Series - tickets on sale!

Fast5 Netball World Series tickets now on sale!
Saturday 8th to Sunday 9th November 2014 at Vector Arena, Auckland
6 countries, 5 players, 3 days... it's netball like you've never seen!
The two days of Netball action for the whole family, will be broadcast live on SKY Sport with Tournament passes and Day passes still available through

Get to the 2015 Netball World Cup with Sport by BCD Travel

Our Centre Sponsor - Sport by BCD Travel - are pleased to help keen netball-fans live the dream and combine netball AND travel to be at the Netball World Cup in Sydney from 7-16 August 2015. Let them help you get there! With a number of cost effective tour packages on offer we encourage you to visit their website at or give them a call on (04) 891 1000.more

Awesome Umpire achievements

Congratulations to our NWC umpires Ken Allen and Lockie McLaren on passing their Zone Theory examsmore

Welcome to our new sponsor BCD Travel

Netball Wellington Centre is delighted to welcome BCD Travel on board as a new sponsor.
This newly formed relationship stems from our shared interest in supporting netball in the community from grassroots all the way through to elite players AND their supporters. We look forward to working alongside the team at BCD Travel and encourage you to explore their great packages at

2014 Competition Dates & confirmation of fees

The dates for the 2014 competition are attached for your easy reference along with a confirmation of fees set for 2014 attached.more

Sport Wellington - Thank a Sport Maker Campaign

Sport Wellington is at the heart of a ‘Thank a Sport Maker’ campaign to recognise the tens of thousands of sport volunteers (or “Sport Makers”) who make sport happen in the greater Wellington region. Show your appreciation for the Sport Makers who blow a whistle, coach, balance books or help cook sausages for fundraisers, by sending a thank you e-card available at

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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2014 Mama Brown SpringTwilight Competition - starts Mid Oct


2014 Term 4 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie Kids' Netball Comp - starts 22/23 Oct


2014 Term 4 PAK'nSAVE Kilbirnie Year 9&10 Competition starts 22/23 Oct


2014 Off-Season Netball Development Programme - starts 28 Oct

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