Casual badminton

Rally your friends and whānau for a game of badminton at one of our Recreation and Sport Centres.

Plan your visit

Check the current facility status before you toro-visit.

Bookings are essential for group fitness and adult kautāhoe-swimming lessons. Secure your spot. No booking is required to use the hōpua-pool and fitness centre.

Ngā mihi. We look forward to seeing you soon.

Casual drop-in sessions are available at Pioneer Recreation and Sport Centre. (external link)See the timetable below.

The first hour of these sessions, from 6.30pm to 7.30pm, is open to beginners. 


Pay to Play Price
Adult  $5.00
Child $3.50 
Adult multi-visit pass - 10 sessions $45.00
Child multi-visit pass - 10 sessions $31.50

Racquet hire


Shuttle hire


A 50% discount is available for Hāpai Access(external link)(external link) and KiwiAble Leisure card holders for Pay to Play single entry and multi-visit passes.
A 25% discount is available for Community Services and Super Gold cardholders for Pay to Play single entry and multi-visit passes.

Court hire

Badminton court hire is available at Cowles Stadium(external link)(external link)(external link)Graham Condon Recreation and Sport Centre(external link)(external link)(external link) and Pioneer Recreation and Sport Centre(external link)(external link)(external link)(external link) and subject to availability. Court hire fees apply(external link)(external link)(external link).

For availability and booking enquiries call 03 941 6446 or email with the facility and space you wish to book, times, numbers attending and contact details.

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