Karori Recreation Centre

Karori Recreation Centre - opposite Karori Mall - is a well-equipped, multi-purpose community recreation centre.

Holiday programme bookings open

26 September–7 October 2016

School Holiday Programme

Bookings are now open for Karori Recreation Centre's fun, full-care OSCAR approved holiday programme for 5-12 year olds.

Basketball Clinic 

Learn all the skills you need to become a basketball star. Clinics are held during the school holidays on Tuesdays from 10am–2pm for 9–12 year olds. Book online.

Gym Jam

Preschoolers will love our Gym Jam indoor play land which includes bouncy castles, ride-on toys and fun filled activities. Join us from 9.30am – 11.30am every Friday morning, including during school holidays. There is no need to book, just turn up.

Karori Recreation Centre.

Facilities

  • Multi-purpose sports hall - available for hire and suitable for basketball, netball, volleyball, and badminton. Casual use rates are available.
  • Squash court - available for casual use. To book, phone the centre.
  • Two community rooms - one with kitchen facilities, available for hire.

Request a booking

Hours

Monday–Friday 8.30am–10pm
Saturday 8.30am–6pm
Sunday 12noon–6pm
Public holidays Closed

Activities

The centre offers courses and activities that cater to a wide range of age groups, from pre-schoolers to seniors.

Courses coincide with the school term, with full-care programmes offered during the school holidays, and options for children's birthday venue hire available.

Activities for pre-schoolers

Activities for school-age children

Activities for adults

Casual use

Call us on (04) 476 8090 to find out when the space is available for casual use.

Badminton

The centre is reserved for badminton between 4.30pm–6pm on Saturdays.

Bookings for other days of the week are possible around other bookings and classes. The cost for the court is $16 per hour during peak times (weekends and after 5pm weekdays) and $11 per hour during non-peak time.

Squash

You can hire racquets and buy squash balls at the centre, or bring your own.

Cost

Racquets $2.00 each
Balls $7.50 each
Court (off-peak – before 5pm, Mon–Fri) $6.50 per half hour
Court (peak – after 5pm, Mon–Fri & weekends) $8.50 per half hour

Casual basketball

The centre is reserved for casual basketball 8pm–10pm on Friday.

Cost

Adult $3.50
Child (0–15 years) $2.00
Leisure Card $1.80
Charges to hire recreation centres vary and depend on your specific requirements. Contact the centre for details.

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Karori Recreation Centre

Phone 04 476 8090
Fax 04 476 9094
Email karori.rec@wcc.govt.nz
Street Address 251 Karori Road, Karori