Sportsgrounds status


Sportsgrounds are occasionally closed for reasons including bad weather, maintenance and renovation of sportsfields or sports club bookings.

Last updated: 12:01p.m., 22 March 2018


All Wellington City Council sportsgrounds are closed with the exception of our artificial turfs.

This message will be updated on Friday 23 March.

For weekend status see above or call the Sportsgrounds hotline on 04 801 4134.

Newtown Park Athletics Track

The surface of the running track is being reworked due to issues with the current surface. Work is planned to start from 4 December – and will take 21 days to complete. This upgrade is weather dependant so we have allowed 42 days for completion.

Game cancellations

Contact your sporting code or local club for game cancellation information.

More information

WCC Contact Centre

Phone 04 499 4444