Tawa Recreation Centre

Tawa Recreation Centre is a sport and recreation facility for community use and hire.

Tawa Recreation Centre.

The centre is based in the Tawa College grounds.

Holiday Programme bookings open

5 January–29 January 2016

Bookings are now open for Tawa Recreation Centre's full care holiday programme for ages 5 to 12.

Each day you have the choice of morning, afternoon or full day programmes packed full of fun activities in and out of the centre.


  • 2 indoor courts
  • Meeting room


Tawa Recreation Centre is open after school, on weekends and during holidays.

Note: These hours can vary depending on bookings - phone the recreation centre for more information.

Monday - Thursday: 3.30pm - 10pm
Saturday and Sunday: 9am - 10pm
Public holidays: Closed


We run lots of activities including sports leagues, holiday programmes and birthday parties:

  • Birthday parties
    Available at weekends for pre-schoolers to 12 year olds. Hire a Party Pilot to facilitate fun activities or run your own party. 
  • Ezy Movers
    9.30am - 10.15am Fridays. Improve your cardiovascular fitness, mobility, flexibity and strength in this fun, low impact class.
  • Netball league (women) 
    6pm - 10pm, Wednesdays. For both fun and competitive levels.
  • School holiday programmes
    A full care programme for 5 to 12-year-olds.

Book now


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.

Hire Tawa Recreation centre

The centre is available for hire to sports clubs, community groups and for casual use. Current activities include:

  • athletics
  • badminton
  • basketball / miniball
  • boxing
  • coaching sessions
  • fitness classes
  • gymnastics (bring your own gear)
  • hockey / floorball
  • indoor soccer
  • nukemball
  • spin classes (bring you own bikes)
  • volleyball

Request a booking

Tawa Recreation Centre Image Gallery


More information

Location map.



Tawa Recreation Centre

Phone (04) 232 2260
Email tawa.rec@wcc.govt.nz
Street Address Tawa College, Duncan Street