Sportsground status updates

Status Last updated: 12:49PM, 4 December 2023

Wellington City Council Ground Status Information for Monday 4 December:

All Wellington City Council Sportsgrounds are Open. This message will updated tomorrow morning.

Newtown Park Track (please remain off the field):

Newtown Park is not a public ground; access is only permitted to key holders and those with bookings. For casual use, a key fob can be purchased from Newtown Depot (113 Russell Terrace, Berhampore), Newtown Library (13 Constable Street, Newtown) or WCC Service Centre (12 Manners Street, Te Aro) for $25. Key fobs will give you right of entry to the Newtown Park All Weather Track from 1 November 2023 to 31 October 2024.

Access to the grounds is for casual sport and fitness training on the all-weather running surface. No training may take place on the grass in the middle of the park.

For groups larger than five, a booking will be required. Please visit our website to find out more information or to make a booking Sports - Booking a sportsground or park - Wellington City Council.

Listed below are our upcoming bookings for Newtown Park. Booking holders have exclusive right of access on those days and you are unable to train at these times.

Upcoming bookings for Newtown Park:

- Monday 4 December - Friday 8 December - Seasonal Training 4pm - 7pm

- Monday 4 December - Athletics Event 9am - 3pm

- Tuesday 5 December - Athletics Event 9am - 3pm (Postponement Date 7/12/23)

- Saturday 9 December 7:30am - 11:30am Athletics Meets/Trainings, Seasonal training 11:30am - 7pm

- Sunday 10 December - Athletics Meet 8am - 7pm 



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

Game cancellations

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

More information

Sportsground cancellations line
Phone: 04 801 3999

Council Contact Centre

Phone: 04 499 4444


Fax: 04 801 3138