Sevens Wellington

The Sevens tournament takes place at Wellington's Westpac Stadium each February.

Sevens fans.

Rugby fans all dressed up at the Sevens


2014 Sevens Wellington

The 2014 tournament is the fifth leg in the HSBC Sevens World Series, and features teams from 16 international teams competing for points towards the International Rugby Board (IRB) Sevens World Series.

Sevens Wellington

Sevens street parade

12.45pm - 2pm, 5 February, city centre

Join a parade of nations to welcome this year's 16 international teams and fans from around the world to the Sevens in Wellington.


  • Start: corner of Ballance Street and Lambton Quay
  • Lambton Quay, Willis and Mercer streets
  • Finish: Civic Square

Road closures

News - Wellington Sevens and Road Closures - 4.02.14

Sevens matches

11am - 10pm, 7 - 8 February, Westpac Stadium

  • Join the carnival of colour in the streets of Wellington and see fans in fancy dress gather before heading out to Westpac Stadium to cheer on your team.

IRB Sevens World Series tournaments

The IRB Sevens World Series tournaments started in Hong Kong in 2000.

There were nine tournaments in the 2011/12 IRB Sevens World Series:

  • Australia
  • England
  • Hong Kong
  • Japan
  • New Zealand
  • Scotland
  • South Africa
  • UAE
  • USA