Karori Recreation Centre

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

Young man throwing a ball.

Holiday Programme & Dodgeball Tournament

Social Dodgeball Tournament: 6pm - 8.30pm, 10 October

Never played dodgeball before but want to get amongst the action? Join in for dodgeball!
Mixed teams of six, with two females playing at any one time. Prizes for the best-dressed team. Cost: $60 per team. 
Book online or contact us at Karori Recreation Centre. 

Holiday Programme

For information about what's on in September and October 2014, see: Karori Recreation Centre Holiday Programme

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.

Request a booking

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: Closed

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