Karori Recreation Centre

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

Karori Recreation Centre.


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

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The centre offers many courses and activities that cater to a wide range of age groups, from preschoolers to seniors. Courses coincide with the school term. Full-care programmes are offered during the school holidays and the facility is a popular venue for children's birthday parties.



Monday - Friday: 8.30am - 10pm
Saturday: 8.30am - 6pm
Sunday: 12 noon - 6pm
Public holidays:



January hours

 Monday - Thursday
 Holiday programme from 8.30am
 Casual time 4pm - 6pm
 Friday  Holiday programme from 8.30am
 Casual time 4pm - 8pm
 Saturday  Casual time 12pm - 6pm
 Sunday  Casual time 12pm - 7pm

Admission charges

Adult $3.20
Child (0-15 years) $1.60
Leisure Card $1.60
Charges to hire recreation centres vary and depend on your specific requirements. Contact the centre for details.

More information

Location map.



Karori Recreation Centre

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