Trust Waikato Hamilton City Netball Centre are dedicated to providing pathways to netball excellence.

Looking to step up in your coaching career and keen to be involved at an elite level?

Is your community group looking for funding? Come to a friendly "hands on" workshop ... Presented by local community funders

With great pleasure we announce the appointment of two new staff members.  Kim Hunt to the Coach Development Officer role and Nicole Lefebre to the Pass It and Junior Development Officer roles within the Zone.

Umpire Coach Assessor Training Workshops

 Netball New Zealand has a training and accreditation system for Umpire Coaches/Assessors.

All umpire coaches and assessors are required to attend at least one workshop each year to retain their accreditation.

New coaches and assessors are required to attend the Introductory workshop. Those who have completed that workshop shall complete the Level One workshop.

If a coach/assessorhas completed both of the avoe they shall complete the Update Workshop.

Any coach/assessor may attend the Update workshop as extra development.

WAIKATO/BOP Date Location   Contact
Update 1 March  Tokoroa, South Waikato Sports & Events Centre Tokoroa  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Update 8 March Hamilton City Netball Centre, Minogue Park Hamilton
Update 14 March Tauranga, Harbourside Netball Centre Tauranga
Update 28 Feb Whakatane, Netball Centre Whakatane 
Level 1 10 May Hamilton Netball Centre Hamilton
Level 1  12 Apr Harbourside Netball Centre Tauranga
Intro 19 Apr Rotorua Netball Centre Rotorua
Level 1 26 Apr Waihi Netball Centre Waihi
Intro 17 May Otorohanga Netball Centre Otorohanga

Click here for Online registration for the following workshops in Waikato/Bay of Plenty Zone

 How to send a copy of the form to an email address

Umpire Theory Examinations 

Exams Exam Dates Applications Due Cost 
Zone Exam 1 18 May 2015 17 April 2015 $55
Zone Exam 2 3 August 2015 6 July 2015 $55
NZ Exam 1 8 June 2015 11 May 2015 $55
NZ Exam 2 7 September 2015 7 August 2015 $55

 Please note applications must be correctly completed with all appropriate paperwork including matching Supervisor & Venue notification forms.

Applications must be received by Netball New Zealand by 4pm on the above application due date to be eligible to sit the exam.

Applications will be available on line via NNZ website.



Netball fans in the Waikato Bay of Plenty Zone are expected to snap up tickets to each of the Kia Magic’s six home games with tickets on sale from Monday morning.

Kia Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic are gearing up for a busy ANZ Championship pre-season with the announcement of two warm-up matches against the Fijian national Netball team in February.