Whangarei boasts a range of sporting facilities. This page contains information about sporting activities in the district and a map of sportsground locations.
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Whangarei district caters for all the traditional sporting codes, such as rugby, soccer, cricket, hockey and netball. Our BMX track and cricket ground are of international standard, and facilities at Kensington Park host hockey matches at regional level.
Council is a key partner of Sport Northland which provides a variety of activities at Kensington Stadium, the ASB Leisure Centre and Whangarei's Aquatic Centre.
Smoke free policy
We promote all our playgrounds, sportsfields and neighbourhood parks to be smoke free areas in the interests of protecting the environment and everyone’s health.
Information about facilities which are available at sportsgrounds in the district can be viewed by following the link below.
Cancellations and closures
You can find out whether sportsgrounds are open or not by following the link below.
Sportsgound closures (Is the Game On? website) Opens in a new window.
Booking a sportsground
The district's sportsgrounds can be booked for special events, tournaments, games and casual use.
Contact our sportspark maintenance contractor:
Phone: 0800 100 809
Fax: (09) 443 0501
The location of all sportsgrounds in the district and their facilities is shown in the map below. Select any of the icons for details.