Whangarei district caters for traditional sporting activities, such as rugby, soccer, cricket, hockey and netball.

Our cricket ground and BMX tracks are of international standard, and facilities at Kensington Park host hockey matches at regional level.  

The locations of sportsgrounds in the district can be found in our GIS Maps online tool.

Open the Sportsgrounds GIS Map

Book by email

The district's sportsgrounds can be booked for special events, tournaments, games and casual use. 

A booking will give you the right for your activity to go ahead with Council support.  It will not give you exclusive right to the park.

Some activities may require a fee as set out in Council's Fees and Charges.

Email the completed booking form to:

Phone enquires

To make an enquiry about one of the District sportsgrounds phone: 09 437 3440

You can find out whether sportsgrounds are open or not on the 'Is the Game On' website.

'Is the Game On?' website for sportsground closures

We promote smoke free of all our playgrounds, sportsfields and neighbourhood parks, in the interest of protecting the environment and everyone’s health.