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Porirua City is at the orange setting of the traffic lights protection framework. This means some changes to the way we work and live, as protections are in place to help minimise the spread of Covid-19 in the community. Find out more

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If you’re keen on bowling, join us here in Porirua City.

Ten-pin bowling

Ten-pin bowling has a huge following here in Porirua with North City Tenpin (35 Kenepuru Drive) boasting 20 lanes, some “striking” social and competitive leagues, and free learn-to-bowl sessions.

Visit North City Tenpin bowling website to find out more

Phone (04) 2374428
Address 35 Kenepuru Drive, Porirua, Wellington

Lawn bowling

Porirua also has a thriving lawn bowling community with clubs in: 

  • Cannons Creek (Porirua City Bowling Club, 54 Hampshire St, Cannons Creek) 
  • Plimmerton (Plimmerton Bowling Club, 11 Grays Rd, Camborne)
  • Whitby (Whitby Bowling Club, Discovery Drive, Adventure Park) 
  • Titahi Bay (Titahi Bay Bowling Club, 13A Tireti Rd, Titahi Bay)


We have some fantastic petanque terrains as well, that are open to the public all year round (and free to use). Bring your boules and head to Aotea Lagoon in Papakōwhai or Karehana Park in Plimmerton and see if you can shoot the coche. C’est bien!

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