Sportsgrounds status


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

Last updated: 8:37a.m., 19 October 2017


Friday 20 October: All Wellington City Council sportsgrounds are open with the exception of Evans Bay Park, Ian Galloway Park, and Newtown Park 1.

Labour Weekend: City Council We have some ground closures and restrictions please contact your club or sporting code for an update on your training or competition fixtures.

All artificial turfs are open

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