Nairnville Recreation Centre

Nairnville Recreation Centre is a popular venue for adult sport leagues and childrens' activity programmes.

Inside Nairnville Recreation Centre

Nairnville Recreation Centre is one of New Zealand's best recreation centres, awarded the Win/Win Facility Award for Best Recreation Centre in New Zealand in 2000.

It is located in Nairnville Park, on the corner of Cockayne Road and Lucknow Terrace, Khandallah.


  • 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.
  • Large community room - available for hire. Includes kitchen facilities. Table tennis facilities are also available for hire for this room.

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


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Monday–Thursday 8.30am–10pm
Friday 8.30am–8.30pm
Saturday 8.45am–9pm
Sunday 12noon–6pm
Public holidays


Admission charges

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 individual centres for details.

More information

Location map.



Nairnville Recreation Centre

Phone 04 479 2022
Fax 04 479 2021
Street Address Corner of Cockayne Road and Lucknow Terrace