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Sports grounds & courts

Get out and enjoy the outdoors at one of Porirua City sports grounds and courts. We have some great facilities for hire.

Whatever your chosen sport – rugby, league, football, cricket, softball, basketball, netball, tennis, hockey, floor ball, mini-ball, bowls, petanque, touch, tag, kilikiti, athletics – we have you covered here in Porirua. 

Our sports grounds, courts and parks are widely used for both casual and organised sport, and Te Rauparaha Park and Porirua Park regularly host international sporting events. 

  • View a map of the location of our grounds and courts (opens new window)

Before you head out

Check our sports ground updates page to make sure the grounds are open

Book a park or field

You can book a ground for regular or once-only training, matches or tournaments. 

To make a booking, phone us on (04) 237 5089 during normal working hours or email enquiries@poriruacity.govt.nz.

You can also book these two facilities by contacting the club directly:

  • Elsdon Hockey Turf, Elsdon Park: Wellington Hockey, phone (04) 389 3337
  • Mana Indoor Cricket Centre, Ngāti Toa Domain, book online.

Fees

  • Tournaments are held on serviced pitches, grounds or courts, with wheelie bins provided for litter and toilets checked during the event.
  • All fees apply from 1 July 2021 and include GST.
Per field
(competition)
2367.00 156.00
Training fee per
field
534.00 29.00
Tournament fee each
field
578.00
Use of lights per
field
528 36.00

Premier fields

Per Season Single use
Porirua Park main
field (including stadium seating, audio system)
1067.00
Porirua Park main
field tournament fee
1587.00
Use of lights at
Porirua Park main field for tournaments and casual bookings
178.00
Endeavour Park per
field
233.00
Endeavour Park:
tournament fee per field
692.00
Porirua Park main
field (including stadium seating, audio system)
20016.00
Endeavour Park per
field
4371.00

Grounds have wicket and practice nets where available.

Per Season Single use
Each oval
(competition)
157.00
Training fee per
oval
29.00
Tournament fee per
Oval
469.00
Each oval
(competition)
1951.00
Training fee per
oval
534.00

Fees are for marked grounds or lime diamond.

Per Season Single use
Per lime diamond
(competition)
110.00
Per grass diamond
(competition)
81.00
Training fee each
diamond
29.00
Tournament fee per
day
418.00
Per lime diamond
(competition)
1350.00
Per grass diamond
(competition)
1010.00
Training fee each
diamond
292.00
Per Season Single use
Per field
(competition)
20.00
Training fee per
field
25.00
Tournament fee per
field
71.00
Per field
(competition)
277.00
Training fee per
field
152.00
Per season Single use
Per Court
(competition)
15.00
Training fee per
court
10.00
Tournament fee per
court
41.00
Per Court
(competition)
198.00
Training fee per
court
81.00
Per season Single use
Each court
(competition)
36.00
Training fee per
court
30.00
Tournament fee per
court
51.00
Each court
(competition)
462.00
Training fee per
court
198.00
Season Fees Single use fees
Tournament fee per
track
96.00
Track (competition
or training)
347.00
Per season Single use
Competition n/a $120.00
Per season Single use
Lime area prepared for use $342.00 n/a

Junior grades using prepared sports facilities

There is no charge for juniors using adult facilities (except Porirua Park No. 1) that have been booked for a season. 

If facilities aren’t booked, 25% of the fee listed for the sports code will be charged.

Bernie Wood Turf

The Bernie Wood Turf is the number 1 field at Ascot Park, located in Conclusion Street, Ascot Park.

There’s a charge per hour for all users of the Bernie Wood Turf all-weather match and training ground, including juniors. Charges include access to public toilets, pavilion use and lights for early morning or night use. 

The field can be booked seven days a week from 7.00am to 10.00pm.  The cost is higher for more popular times. For bookings that span two timeslots, the higher rate applies to the full booking. Full season bookings are available, priced on application.

Fees

Full Turf Half Turf
Winter off peak $43.00 $25.00
Winter peak $80.00 $46.00
Off peak 7am - 4pm Monday to Friday
Peak 4pm - 10pm Monday to Friday
Peak 7am - 10pm Saturday and Sunday
Full Turf Half Turf
Summer off peak $38.00 $20.00
Summer peak $59.00 $30.00
Off peak 7am - 4pm Monday to Friday
Peak 4pm - 10pm Monday to Friday
Peak 7am - 10pm Saturday and Sunday

Terms and conditions

The terms and conditions any organisation or person signing a rental contract or permit is expected to abide by, is also available.